What is one of the most important and most common function pharmacists perform?
Fill and verify prescriptions
Gathering information from patients
Patient centered counseling
None of the above
True or False: It is always necessary to address everything about a patient's drug therapy at one time.
Which of the following question is the open ended question?
Are you taking your medications as prescribed?
How are you taking your medication?
Have you missed a dose of your medication?
True or false: By asking close-ended questions you can ascertain what information the patient still needs and provide that information to him.
Which of the following is a way to minimize misunderstandings and improve patient understanding?
provide clear instructions
explaining to patients why the information is important
telling patients that the information is important
all of the above are correct
True or False: Requirements of documentation may change depending on the purpose of patient interaction and the payer.