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As a student you may experience a range of issues that can cause barriers to learning, such as strained relationships, increased anxiety, alcohol/drug problems, feeling down, difficulty concentrating and/or lack of motivation. These mental health concerns or stressful events may lead to diminished academic performance or reduce a student's ability to participate in daily activities. Amarillo College offers services to assist you with addressing these and other concerns you may be experiencing. If you or someone you know are suffering from any of the aforementioned conditions, you can learn more about the broad range of confidential mental health services available on campus by calling the AC Counseling Center at 806-371-5900. The AC Counseling Center website is https://www.actx.edu/counseling/ . Also, if you are in need of social services (affordable housing, utilities, transportation, food, clothing, childcare, medical/dental/vision, legal), please call the AC Advocacy & Resource Center at 806-371-5439. The AC Advocacy & Resource Center website is https://www.actx.edu/arc
The Tutoring for Success policy applies to any student whose grade or performance in the course falls below a departmentally determined minimum threshold. In either of those cases, the instructor will direct the student to the appropriate tutoring service, which may be faculty-led, discipline-specific, and/or general. Under this policy, the instructor will follow specific departmental guidelines governing the use, duration, and grade component of the tutoring need.
Students who do not attend class on or prior to the census date will be administratively dropped. Effective Fall, 2016
Students who wish to withdraw from a course must complete all steps indicated on the Academic Withdrawal Request form by the course withdrawal deadline.
NOTE: Students who are attending Texas institutions of higher education, for the first time fall 2007 and later, may not withdraw from more than six courses during their academic career. This withdrawal limitation does not include dual credit or developmental classes (Senate Bill 1231 Rule 4.10.) For more information on Drop and Withdrawal Policies, please visit the Registrar's Office Web site.
PHRA-1102-001 Pharmacy Law
Overview of federal and state laws governing the practice of pharmacy. The role of the pharmacy technician and the pharmacist and their associated responsibilities. Includes Code of Ethics, patient confidentiality, and a comparison of legal and ethical aspects.
Student ResourcesStudent Resources Website
Notice to Students enrolled in an educational program for preparation of issuance of certain occupational licenses:
Students enrolled in an educational program in preparation for obtaining certain occupational licenses are potentially ineligible for such license if the student has been convicted of an offense. For further information, please contact:
You can also contact the Legal Clinic, or the faculty member in charge of the educational program that you seek to enroll in. The further information you will receive will include notification to you of your right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the licensing authority in order to clarify your particular situation.
(1 sem hrs; 1 lec)
Law & Ethics for Pharmacy Technicians 3rd ed
Computer and internet access.
In order to receive your AC Connect Email, you must log in through AC Connect at https://acconnect.actx.edu .
If you are an active staff or faculty member according to Human Resources, use "Exchange". All other students, use "AC Connect (Google) Email".
Mandatory Skills Building : In an effort to increase retention in Pharmacy courses, any student who scores below a 70 on any exam (excluding the Final Exam week) must complete a mandatory skills building assignment before taking the next exam. Before receiving a skills assignment, students must first schedule a time with the instructor. The assignment will be given at that time. THIS IS MANDATORY.
Illegible work will not be graded. All answers must be answered in complete sentences and college level writing.
There will be 4 exams. (This is subject to change)
A comprehensive final exam will be given on the last class meeting
Pharmacy Law Course Schedule
(This is subject to change)
Week 1: Week 1 Assignment and Syllabus Quiz Due Sunday Jan 26
Week 2: Ch 1 Introduction to Law powerpoint
Ch 1 Discussion post pg 7
Case Study pg 17
Ch 1 quiz
Week 3: Ch 2 Principles of Liability powerpoint
Ch 2 Discussion post pg 27
Case Study pg 34
Ch 2 quiz
Week 4: Ch 3 Ethics in Pharmacy Practice powerpoint
Ch 3 Discussion post pg 41
Case Study pg 58
Ch 3 quiz
Week 5: Exam 1 (chapters 1, 2, and 3)
Week 6-7: Ch 4 Federal Laws powerpoint
Ch 4 Discussion post pg 86
Case Study pg 98
Ch 4 quiz
Week 8-9: Ch 5 Comprehensive Drug Abuse and Prevention Control Act powerpoint
Ch 5 Discussion post pg 113
Case Study pg 133
Ch 5 quiz
Week 10: Exam 2 (chapters 4 and 5)
Week 11: Ch 6 HIPAA powerpoint
Ch 6 Discussion post pg 145
Case Study pg 155
Ch 6 quiz
Week 12: Ch 7 Workplace Safety powerpoint
Ch 7 Discussion post pg 163
Case Study pg 184
Ch 7 quiz
Week 13: Exam 3 (chapters 6 and 7)
Week 14: Ch 8 State Laws and Pharmacy Practice powerpoint
Ch 8 Discussion post pg 195
Case Study pg 208
Ch 8 quiz
Week 15: Ch 9 State Boards of Pharmacy and Joint Commission powerpoint
Ch 9 Discussion post pg 216
Case Study pg 236
Ch 9 quiz
******Exam 4 (chapters 8 and 9)
Week 16: Final Comprehensive Exam
Assignments will generally be due on Sunday by midnight. The dropboxes will have the due dates on them.
01/12/22 10:14 AM
01/12/22 10:14 AM