Hospital Pharmacy and Drug Store Management
|1||1.1||Hospitals: Definition, Organization Structure, Classification,||2|
|1.2||Hospital Pharmacy: Definition, Organization structure, Location, Layout and staff||2|
|requirements and responsibilities and functions of hospital pharmacists.|
|1.3||Budget of Hospital Pharmacy: Preparation and Implementation||2|
|2.||2.1||Drug Distribution Systems in Hospitals: Dispensing of drugs to inpatients, types of||4|
|drug distribution systems, charging policy and labeling, Dispensing of drugs to|
|ambulatory patients, and Dispensing of Controlled Substances including Hospital|
|3||3.1||Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee (PTC): Objective, composition, Functions,||3|
|Role of PTC in Drug Safety, Adverse Drug Reaction Monitoring and Emergency|
|4||4.1||Hospital formulary: Definition, Advantages and Disadvantages, contents of hospital||3|
|formulary, Differentiation of hospital formulary and Drug list, Preparation and|
|revision, and addition and deletion of drug from hospital formulary.|
|Medication errors and ASHP Guidelines to prevent errors, Infection control in|
|4.2||hospitals (Self Study)||2|
|5||5.1||Drug Utilization Review(Self Study)||2|
|5.2||Safe Use of Medications in Hospitals(Self Study)||2|
|5.3||Handling of radiopharmaceuticals in hospitals||2|
|6||Central Sterile Supply Services|
|6.1||Introduction to sterilization, basic techniques used for sterilization of hospital||2|
|6.2||Advantages, Plan, Location, Layout||4|
|6.3||Sterilization of surgical dressings – methods of packing, loading and prevention of|
|wetting of dressings. Sterilization of rubber gloves, syringes, needles, catheters,|
|tubing, surgical instruments, mattresses, utensils and bedpans and other accessories|
|Manufacturing and Bulk compounding of large volume parenterals, Total|
|6.4||Parenteral Nutrition and Intravenous additives.||2|
|7||7.1||Planning of retail pharmacy and entrepreneurship||2|
|7.2||(Self-study) Forms of Business Organization: Sole Proprietor, Partnership, Hindu||2|
|Undivided Family, Joint Stock Company and Co-operative Society|
|7.3||Channels of Distribution for Pharmaceuticals: Wholesaler, Retailer||1|
|8||Setting Up and management of a Drug Store-|
|8.1||Legal Aspects and Registrations||2|
|8.2||Selection of site, Space layout, Location Analysis and Layout design and staff||2|
|8.3||Materials- Coding, stocking, maintenance of various registers,||1|
|8.4||Use of Computers: Business and health care soft wares||1|
|8.5||Sales promotion and window display||2|
|9||Purchasing and Inventory control in drug store:|
|9.1||Purchasing procedure in retail trade||1|
|9.2||Definition of inventory control, various methods of Inventory Control ( Want Book,||1|
|Systematic Want Book, Open to Buy budgeting, ABC,VED, EOQ analysis),|
|10||10.1||Risk management, Insurance policies and Frauds in retail practice||1|
- Hospital Pharmacy, W. E. Hassan, Edition, Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.
- A text – book of Hospital Pharmacy, S.H. Merchant and Dr. J.S. Quadry, B.S. Shah Prakashan, Ahmedabad.
- Hospital Pharmacy, Dr. H. P. Tipnis and Dr. Amrita Bajaj, Career Publication, Maharashtra.
- Gennaro Alfonso R, Remington – The Science and Practice of Pharmacy”, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.
- Principles and methods of Pharmacy Management, Smith, Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.
- Drug store management, Nolen and Maynard. McGraw Hill.
- Drug Store and Business Management, A. P. Battasse, Unique Publication.
Text book of Forensic Pharmacy, N. K. Jain, Vallabh Prakashan.
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