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Pharmacy Businesslaw2

  1. 2. PRESENT: <ul><li>F.D.A regulations… </li></ul>McCrory’s Pharmacy and the adventures of…
  2. 3. <ul><li>There are numerous pharmacy’s located allover the United States and Americans depend on these company’s to provide the safest products possible. </li></ul><ul><li>The entity that regulates the drugs and products provided by pharmacies is the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). </li></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>McCrory’s follows very strict guidelines that have been set forth by the FDA in order to prevent mix-ups such as counterfeit drugs, overdoses and even poisonings. </li></ul><ul><li>McCrory’s Pharmacy is a highly experienced pharmacy located in El Paso, Texas. The pharmacy offers prescription services, a wellness center, medication compounding, medical equipment and supplies, immunizations and vaccines, and patient care services. </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>“ The FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) promotes and protects the health of Americans by assuring that all prescription and over-the-counter drugs are safe and effective. </li></ul><ul><li>CDER evaluates all new drugs before they are sold, and serves as a consumer watchdog for the more than 10,000 drugs on the market to be sure they continue to meet the highest standards. </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>The center routinely monitors TV, radio, and print drug ads to ensure they are truthful and balanced. </li></ul><ul><li>CDER also plays a critical role in providing health professionals and consumers information to use drugs appropriately and safely. (, 2008)” </li></ul>
  6. 7. E-BUSINESS - GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT… <ul><li>In order to understand what the impact of e-business on the global legal environment, we first need to understand how e-business works, who and what are involved. </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>E-business is the process of managing on line financial transactions by individuals and companies to include business to business, business to consumer and business to government transactions. </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>It used to be that consumers had a lack of trust on secure electronic transactions, but even this did not stop the way consumers conduct their business on line. </li></ul><ul><li>Consequently the non existence of an appropriate and secure e-business enabled environment remains a major reason for the non e-business growth. Some of the company complains would be about the lack of common standards for the implementation of e-signatures and e-invoices. </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>Even though language is considered one of the main obstacles for on line business it is not the major obstacle. Legal differences serve as the major barrier for international business. </li></ul><ul><li>The technical implementation of existing law regarding this issue is different from country to country. If parties do not follow the contractually agreed procedure they are then hard to enforce. It is also difficult to know about the legal validity of some electronic documents in the different countries. </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>Among the types of business that entities and distinguished the use FDA, for pharmacy and the U.S. Government. </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>. The most common mistake that patients due when they receive prescriptions are taking incorrect doses, taking medication at wrong times, forgetting how to take doses, and stopping medication to soon. </li></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>The misused of the product can cause serious injuries and illness causing symptoms of mental disorder, heart and blood vessels disease, asthma, glaucoma and osteoporosis . </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>Approved by the FDA, and the use of the prescription is a very important regiment that we as patients and providers need to follow. </li></ul><ul><li>Containers aid compliance is labeled for meal and bedtime are clearly marked for patients. </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>The Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA) took effect on 1993 with the requirements that pharmacist or assistants who offer medication to patients must provide information of the use of the drug and toll-free telephone service. </li></ul><ul><li>The HCFA set of laws are enforce to Pharmacist to meet necessities for use of Medicaid patients on their use of medicine usage. </li></ul>
  15. 16. <ul><li>The wellness for the patients and satisfaction for McCrory’s idea is to serve to the community with excellent prescriptions. </li></ul><ul><li>The services that they provide ranges to prescription services, RX wellness center, Medication compounding, medical equipment and supplies, immunizations and vaccination(giving shots), patient care services, this kind of services are establish to the patient. </li></ul>
  16. 17. <ul><li>They are professional trained staff that gives the care of the patient and knowing the knowledge of the prescription. Providing services to the patient makes one of the most popular pharmacists with the same label for Walgreen, and Walt-Mart. The same idea of providing for the patient and giving the same quality of information and requirements that FDA considers. </li></ul>
  17. 18. <ul><li>The regulation states from FDA, that all pharmacist and medical providers should and understand the law in providing medication to patients. Having sufficient information and handing the help to a patient in need medication, will guarantee the protection and satisfaction for the consumer and provider. </li></ul>
  18. 19. <ul><li>Every year the FDA is responsible for evaluating and approving new and existing drugs. Some drugs are now re-evaluated and approved for over the counter sale instead of requiring a prescription. </li></ul><ul><li>The FDA sets forth the standards that the pharmaceutical companies must abide by when a medication is approved to be sold by pharmacies. These standards include labeling of drugs as well as other natural medicines, vitamins, and herbs. </li></ul>
  19. 20. <ul><li>It is ultimately the pharmacy’s responsibility to provide its customers with the safest products available and provide important information regarding recalls. When pharmacies fail to do so, it will leave them open to liability lawsuits should a consumer become ill or, in an extreme case, die. (, 2008) </li></ul>