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https://eziz.org/ is a website for information on the California ____ Program that provides government funded vaccines to pediatric patients free of charge. VFC
Central Admixture Pharmacy Services (CAPS) is an example of a 503B outsourcing pharmacy that hospitals use to procure ______ products. COMPOUNDED
Where is the Shingrix vaccine stored prior to reconstitution? REFRIGERATOR
Pneumovax vial is found in a storage unit in which the thermometer reads 50 F. This is an example of a temperature _______. EXCURSION
You can find this Antidote in our consignment refrigerator. (brand) ANDEXXA
Answer to ? can be used as an antidote for _____ . (generic) RIVAROXABAN
340B Drug Pricing is a government program that provides drugs at significantly reduced prices but only for patients in the _______ setting. OUTPATIENT
Medications purchased under the GPO account must be utilized for ______ setting only. INPATIENT
Medications purchased under _____ account are usually the most expensive pricing. WAC
We prepare and provide a cache of medications to this agency during emergency and disaster relief situations. FEMA
The last 2 digits of an NDC indicate the _____ size/code. PACKAGE
One liter of Lactated Ringers contains 4 meq of ______. POTASSIUM
Hypertonic 3% saline contains 513 meq/L of sodium and 513 meq/L of _____. CHLORIDE
Zirabev in relation to Avastin. BIOSIMILAR
For pediatric TPNs we always calculate the Calcium:Phosphate ratio due to risk of this. PRECIPITATION
Look-alike Sound-alike medication for levoFLOXacin. LEVETIRACETAM
Must monitor patient's vitals and consciousness after initiation of this q15min x1, q30min x1, q2h x1, then q4h thereafter. PCA
Kit used for cases to prevent tissue necrosis when there is leakage of IV fluid from blood vessels. EXTRAVASATION
Can be used to reverse the effects of warfarin in emergency situations. (brand) KCENTRA
TNF stands for _____ Non-Formulary. TEMPLATE
Drug Wholesaler used by OVMC to procure medications. CARDINAL
Pharmacists dose and monitor this antibiotic per protocol. (generic) VANCOMYCIN

Pharmacy Week Puzzle Crossword

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Description

Pharmacy Network National
Low cost alternative Generic
Online claim approval Adjudication
Brand Name Zithromax Azithromycin
Medication for Alzheimers Namenda
President of PerformRx Tegenu
Our PBM PerformRx
Pharmacist designation RPH
Pharmacy Contact Callcenter
Class of drugs Specialty
Our Claims Processor Argus
Contracted pharmacies Network
Brand Name Omeprazole Prilosec
Needs Approval Prior Authorization
Where Prescriptions are filled Pharmacy
Handles our newsletter Marketing
Review of Pharmacy claims Audit
Inhaler for Asthma Proair
Agreement to provide services Contract

PHARMACY FUN CROSSWORD

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Description

Professional in charge who dispenses medicine PHARMACIST
Hypersensitive response of the immune system ALLERGICREACTION
Mixture that must be shaken before use SUSPENSION
Doctor’s instructions for dispensing medication PRESCRIPTION
Drugs should be kept in their original _______ BOTTLE
A similar medicine that replaces a brand name drug GENERIC
Room where drugs are prepared and dispensed DISPENSARY
Class of drugs like ibuprofen or aspirin NSAIDS
Amount of medication taken DOSE
Action of combining multiple drugs for personalized treatment COMPOUNDING
Where the patient name and instructions are printed LABEL
Situation when a substance affects a drug’s activity INTERACTION
Type of drug used to treat blood clots ANTICOAGULANT
Heroin replacement METHADONE
IV Nutrition TPN
Brand Name Zithromax AZITHROMYCIN
Medication administered pr ENEMA
Medication reconciliation HISTORY

Pharmacy Awareness Week Crossword

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Description

Pain killers Narcotics
Medication reconciliation History
Medication administered pr. Enema
Pharmacist title Clinical
IV nutrition TPN
Heroin replacement Methadone
Homebound patient Discharge
Pharmacist aide Technician
Medication amount Dose
Clostridium defficile's enemy Vancomycin
MD's order Prescription
Interdisciplinary powwow Rounds
Med error event Incident
Mixing medication Compounding
Brand vs. ____________ Generic
Patient instructions Counseling

Pharmacy Trivia Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Professional in charge who dispenses medicine Pharmacist
Government insurance program for older Americans Medicare
Doctor's instructins for dispepensing medication Prescription
Prescriptions should be kept in the original __________________ Bottle
A similar medicine that replaces a brand name drug Generic
Government law involving patient privacy HIPAA
Combining multiple drugs for personalized treatment Compounding
TPN abbreviation stand for _______________________________ TotalParenteralNutrition
Which soft drink was not invented by a pharmacist? Coke, 7-up, Pepsi, Dr. Pepper?? Sevenup
What is the ratio of approved pharmacy technicians to pharmatist Three
A _______________ ________________ is an assistant to a licensed pharmacist who prepares medication and other health related products for patients PharmacyTechnician
One of our founding fathers who is considered to be one of the founding fathers of pharmacy. BenjaminFranklin
Which of the following medications is used to treat cancer? Lisinopril, Fluorouracil, Vancomycin Fluorouracil
One of the first drugs to come into common usage and one of the most research drugs in the world is: Tylenol, Metformin, Asprin Aspirin

Pharmacy Week Crossword Puzzle 2017

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Crossword
Description

# of PGY1s Nine
Admin office Twenty two sixty
Central pharmacy Twenty two ninety
Automatic dispensing cabinets Pyxis
Carousel Talyst
# of PGY2s Two
TJUH Computer System Epic
Government law involving patient privacy HIPAA
Captures pictures of IV preparations Doseedge
TJUH homepage Intranet
Similar medications that replace brand name drugs Generics
When medications are delivered Hourly
Pharmacist that scans medications Checker
Replying to messages In basket
Class of drugs like naproxen NSAIDS
Warfarin monitoring INR
Replaced pagers Iphones
Pharmacists can adjust times Antibiotics
Scanned prior to medication administration Barcode
Where the patient's name and instructions are printed Label
Verifies medication orders Pharmacists
Fills and delivers medications Technicians
Medications in oncology Chemo
IV preparation technique Aseptic
Medications dispensed for the following day Cart Fills

Drug Vocabulary Crossword

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Description

a substance other than food the changes the way the body or mind functions Drug
the incorrect use of a prescription or OTC drug. Drug Misuse
the intentional use of a drug without medical or health reasons drug abuse
the amount of a drug that is taken at one time dose
a written order from a licensed health professional Prescription drug
a drug with a registered name or trademark given to a drug by a pharmaceutical company brand-name drug
a drug that contains the same active ingredients as a brand-name drug generic-name brand
a drug that can be purchased can be purchased without a prescription in the stores such as grocery stores or drugstores over-the-counter drug
a package that is sealed to assure that buyer that the package has not been opened previously Tamper-resistant package
an unwanted body change that is not related to the main purpose of a drug side effect

Drug Classifications Crossword

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Description

Haloperidol falls into this class of drugs. antipsychotic
This drug is an antihypertensive drug. sotalol
This class of drug causes a patient to urinate. diuretic
Used as an antidote to morphine. naloxone
Use as a first-line drug in emergency situations to bring back blood pressure. epinephrine
An antidiabetic drug that should be held before giving radiocontrast dye. metformin
This drug is an antiseizure medication. divalproex
One of the newer antihistamine drugs that is less sedating. loratidine
A parenteral drug that is used in patients with diabetes and comes in short-acting and long-acting forms. insulin
One of many drugs used to decrease blood lipids and cholesterol. fluvastatin
This drug contains antiseizure, antianxiety, and muscle relaxant actions. clonazepam
This class of drugs is very toxic and used to treat cancer. chemotherapy
The acronym used for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. NSAID
This drug falls in the same class as dobutamine. milrinone
The class of drugs used to treat patients for claustrophobia and stimulate gamma-aminobutyric acid receptors in the brain. Antianxiety
The same answer as #12 Across. chemotherapy
Is considered an antihypertiensive drug. diltiazem
Used to treat a weak heart. digoxin
Used to treat cardiac dysrhythmias. lidocaine
This drug is used in cardiology as an antiplatelet. clopidogrel
An antihistamine drug that is commonly used for treating allergic reactions. diphenhydramine
An antiseizure medication that has a strong animal as the beginning of its name. oxcarbazine
This drug is a muscle relaxing agent that begins with bac–. baclofen
Used for seizures and begins with letter F. fosphenytoin
A drug and vitamin used for treating cholesterol problems. niacin

Pharmacology Ch. 1 Crossword

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Description

1.1 Who was the 1st researcher who isolated morphine from opium in 1805? Friedrich Serturner
1.2 Which word is derived from two Greek words: pharmakon, which means "medicine", and logos, which means "study"? Pharmacology
1.2 What class of antibiotics are useful in the treatment of many infectious diseases, for example endocarditis, which helps minimize valvular damage. Caution must be used, because this class of antibiotic can cause inner ear toxicity and neuromuscular impairment (esp. if furosemide is administered at the same time). aminoglycosides
1.3 Which term is concerned with the 'prevention' of disease and treatment of suffering? therapeutics
1.3 Which term is the application of drugs for the purpose of 'treating' diseases and alleviating human suffering? pharmacotherapy
1.4 Drugs/medications, Complementary and alternative medicine therapies (CAM), and WHAT ELSE are the three general categories which substances applied for therapeutic purposes fall into? biologics
A what, is a chemical agent capable of producing biologic responses within the body? drug
After a drug is administered, it is called a what? medication
1.4 Which therapeutic approach involves natural plant extracts, herbs, vitamins, minerals, etc.? CAM therapies
1.5 Which term is used to refer to the way a drug works at the molecular, tissue, or body system level? pharmacologic classification
1.5 Which drug classification lowers the plasma volume? diuretic
Which drug classification dilates peripheral blood vessels? vasodilator
1.5 What term is used to describe the well-understood drug model with which other drugs in its representative class are compared? For example, by knowing the effects of penicillin V, students can extend this knowledge to the other drugs in the penicillin class of antibiotics. prototype drug
1.6 Tylenol is considered a __________ name? trade
1.6 Acetaminophen is considered a ______ name? Generic
1.7 Patients prefer to take what kind of drugs, because they are easy to obtain, no appointment or prescription needed, and are cheap? OTC
1.8 What source is provided by the FDA for searching out drug products by active ingredients, trade name, generic equivalents, and the manufacturer? Orange Book
1.8 What term is the physiological ability of the drug to reach its target cells and produce its effect? bioavailability
1.9 What term is a subdiscipline of health economics, which has helped institutions involving broader application of a particular type of drug therapy? pharmacoeconomics

Basics of Health Insurance Crossword

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Crossword
Description

An established schedule of fees set for services performed by providers and paid by the patient fee for service
protection in return for periodic premium payments that provides reimbursement of expenses resulting from illness or injury Health insurance
the sum of money paid at the time of medical service; it is a form of coinsurance copayment
provision frequently is found in medical insurance policies whereby the policyholder and the insurance company share the cost of covered losses in a specified ratio coinsurance
Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Veterans Administration known as CHAMPUS
states that when an individual is covered under two insurance policies, the insurance plan of the policyholder whose birthday comes first in the calendar year (month and day, not year) becomes the primary insurance. birthday rule
A term used in managed care for an approved referral authorization
a payment method used by many managed care organizations in which a fixed amount of money is reimbursed to the provider for patients enrolled during a specific period of time, no matter what services were received or how many visits were made. Capitation
a letter or statement from Medicare that describes what was paid, denied, or reduced in payment. EOMB
Pays expenses involved in the care of the teeth and gums Dental care
Protects a person in the event of a certain type of accident, such as an airplane crash Special risk insurance
Often includes benefits for medical expenses payable to individuals who are injured in the insured person’s home or during an automobile accident Liability insurance
Covers a continuum of maintenance and health services for chronically ill, disabled, or mentally retarded individuals Vision care
Provides payment of a specified amount on the insured’s death Life insurance
Pays the cost of all or part of the insured person’s hospital room and board and specific hospital services Hospitalization
a review of individual cases by a committee to make sure services are medically necessary and to study how providers use medical care resources utilization review
40. An insurance term used when a primary care provider wants to send a patient to a specialist referral
periodic (monthly, quarterly, or annual) payment of a specific sum of money to an insurance company for which the insurer, in return, agrees to provide certain benefits premium
person who pays a premium to an insurance company and in whose name the policy is written in exchange for the insurance protection provided by a policy of insurance policyholder
a general practice or nonspecialist provider or physician responsible for the care of a patient for some health maintenance organizations gatekeeper

Healthcare Vocabulary Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A contract with a company where the subscriber pays a regular premium in exchange for a defined set of benefits Health Insurance
Reffered to as family doctor/PCP this person administers routine and preventive care, and makes referrals for specialty services when needed. Primary Care Provider
A provider who focuses on one area of medicine. Like a cardiologist or neurologist Specialist
A contracted, pre-determined dollar amount insurance company requires a patient to pay for a particular medical service. (It requires patients to pay a small amount upfront to deter people from seeking medical care that may not be necessary.) Copay
The contracted rate a health insurance company will pay toward a specific medical service. Allowable Charges
A contracted, pre-determined percentage of the allowable charge that a patient is required to pay for a particular medical service (after the deductible is met and before the out-of-pocket maximum is met). CoInsurance
A pre-determined annual amount patient must pay before insurance begins to cover. Deductible
Annual maximum amount patient is required to pay for in-network medical services per his/her insurance plan contract (typically, copay + coins + deductible) Out of Pocket
The person who is responsible for payment of the monthly premium, or whose employment is the basis for the coverage. Subscriber
A person entitled to health insurance benefits under the subscriber’s plan. Covered Member
Insurance Company Payor
A specific package of benefits negotiated between the company and the employer. Plan
Dates during which the insurance plan is active. Effective Dates
Explanation of Benefits is a statement from the insurance company that details payments and adjustments made for services. EOBs go to both the provider and the patient. EOB
/Response from the insurance company that states no payment will be made. (service could be not covered by the insurance plan, or the insurance company may need more information.) Denial
The order in which the claim is sent to insurance companies. If patient has more than one insurance plan, we must determine which insurance should be billed primary, secondary, etc. Primary: the first insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges. Secondary: the second insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges. Filing Order
The pathway a patient takes from one provider to another. Referrals may be required by insurance before a patient can be seen by the other provider. Referral
The process whereby a physician must obtain insurance approval before a patient receives certain treatment or drugs (study, test, procedure, surgery.) Authorization