Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


PHT-104 - Pharmacy Product Preparation 1 (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: PHT100 and PHT101 COREQUISITES: PHT102, PHT103 and PHT105
This course covers the preparation of non-compounded products for distribution. This includes an understanding of the role of the technician and the pharmacist in this job responsibility. The skills of drug preparation, including retrieval from inventory, profiling, calculations, measuring and safety precautions are taught. In addition, students learn to label drug products, supply the correct supplemental patient information, store products safely, apply quality assurance measures and abide by laws, regulations and standards that affect preparing such drugs for dispensing. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


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