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Flashcards in Acronyms Deck (35)
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1
Q

ES

A

extra strength (stronger dosage than usual)

2
Q

APAP

A

acetaminophen

3
Q

CHF

A

congestive heart failure ( the heart doesn’t pump blood as it should)

4
Q

RPh

A

registered pharmacist

5
Q

CPhT

A

pharmacy technician

6
Q

XR

A

extended release (one pill is taken a day and is slowly released throughout the day)

7
Q

RX

A

prescription

8
Q

INS

A

insurance

9
Q

QA

A

quality assurance

10
Q

ERX

A

electronic prescription

11
Q

POC

A

point of care targeted consultation

12
Q

OSHA

A

occupational safety and health administration/agency

13
Q

MD

A

medical doctor

14
Q

PPE

A

personal protective equipment/wear

15
Q

KNA

A

no known allergies

16
Q

PII

A

personal identifiable information

17
Q

PPI

A

proton pump inhibitor

18
Q

SSRI

A

selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor

19
Q

DOB

A

date of birth

20
Q

EOB

A

explanation of benefits

21
Q

CC

A

milliliter

22
Q

NDC

A

national drug code

23
Q

MA

A

medical assistant

24
Q

DEA

A

drug enforcement agency/administration

25
Q

PTCB

A

pharmacy technician certification board

26
Q

DPC

A

documentation of pharmaceutical care

27
Q

PCP

A

pharmacy care physician

28
Q

BTC

A

behind the counter

29
Q

RTS

A

return to stock

30
Q

HIPPA

A

health insurance portability and accountability act of 1966

31
Q

DDI

A

drug-drug interaction

drug-disease interaction

32
Q

PI

A

package inserts

33
Q

ASHP

A

american society of health-system pharmacy

34
Q

PHI

A

protected health information

35
Q

DUR/DUE

A

drug utilization evaluation