Card Set Information
written, verbal, or electronic order from a practitioner for the preparation and administration of a drug or drug device
the on-demand preparation of a drug product according to a physician's prescription, formula or recipe.
the directions for use to be printed on the prescription label.
Schedule 2 drugs
drugs that have a high potential for abuse or addiction but that also have a safe and accepted medical use; they require special handling.
drugs that are available for sale without a prescription; however, they may also be ordered on a prescription since sometimes insurance companies cover prescriptions for over-the-counter drugs
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
(HIPAA) a federal act that, among other things, protects the privacy of individuals and the sharing of protected health information