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TCC Catalog 2016-17 
TCC Catalog 2016-17 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PTN1132 Basic Business Skills for the Pharmacy Technician

1 credit hour(s) | Fall | Spring
Prerequisite(s): satisfactory completion of PTN1001C , PTN1017 , BSC1084C , HSC1538 .
Corequisite(s): PTN1121 , CGS1060 , ENC1101 .
This course involves a combination of lecture and group activities that provide an introduction to the professional skills critical to efficient operation of the pharmacy.  Topics covered include customer service, protecting patients’ health information, ethics, third-party payers, medication and inventory control, business math applications, managing workflow, staffing and team building.  Emphasis is placed on communication skills and professionalism. Lecture: 1 hour. Does not count toward A.A. degree.