Chapter 1 Healthcare system in Canada QAlerts Sample Questions
1. You have a pharmacy in a province where 3-day prescription is allowed for antibiotics. A mother comes with her child 6 days after her child was prescribed with a medication and reasons she didn’t get time to fill immediately. What is the ethical thing to do from a pharmacist’s standpoint?
- A. Refill as written.
- B. Say, “No, I can’t give you”.
- C. Advise to go to a clinic as walk-in and get a new prescription.
- D. Give her few advanced drugs and tell her to see a doctor and come back.