EE Chapter 43 Pharmacy Management Q&A (1 OF 106) Sample Questions
1. How can you provide the best counseling to your patient?
I. The pharmacy assistant gives an information sheet to the patient.
II. The pharmacist explains how to use the drug.
III. The pharmacist discusses with patient side effects, therapy and listens to the expectations of patients.
- A. I only
- B. III only
- C. I and II only
- D. II and III only
- E. I, II, and III
Tips: The pharmacist should always interact with the patient providing clear verbal information such as explaining how to take the medication, side effects and therapy, and completing the counseling with extra writing or sheet information.
1. Read the question. This is a K-type of question that asks you the right combination choices.
2. Look for the cues and keywords or key phrases. Your cue here is best. Key phrase, counseling to patient. Think practically as if you are in the pharmacy face to face with the patient. Look at all the given choices which one satisfies the best means to deliver your role as a pharmacist. Choice I is correct as well in addition to the other 2 choices to reinforce what you have verbally communicated with the patient.
3. Thus, the correct answer is E.