# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Pharmacy Technician II HOSA Competitive Events Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

HOSA Competitive Events Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Receive prescription or medication order(s) from a patient/patient's representative, prescriber, or other healthcare professional. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
40 Assist in obtaining information from a patient/patient's representative, at the direction of the pharmacist. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
41 Record data to assist the pharmacist in monitoring patient outcomes, at the direction of the pharmacist. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
42 Collect data to assist the pharmacist in monitoring patient outcomes, at the direction of the pharmacist. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
43 Confirm a prescription or medication order. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
44 Generate a medical record/patient profile. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
45 Process a prescription or medication order. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
46 Compound a prescription or medication order. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
47 Provide medication to a patient/patient's representative. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
48 Assist with data collection and analysis for quality assurance and for patient safety activities. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
50 Communicate with third-party payers to determine coverage, rejected claims, or prior authorizations. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
51 Provide supplemental information, only as permitted by state law and regulations. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  Health Education
52 Communicate with a patient to determine if the patient needs/wants counseling with the pharmacist. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
53 Perform screening functions for drug administration under appropriate supervision, only as permitted by state law and regulations. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
54 Identify pharmaceuticals, durable medical equipment, devices, and supplies to be ordered. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
55 Place routine and emergency orders. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
56 Receive and verify purchases. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
57 Place purchases in inventory. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
58 Distribute non-patient-specific inventory. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
59 Review inventory for possible removal of expired and other inappropriate items. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
60 Manage changes in product availability. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
61 Implement policies and procedures to deter theft and/or drug diversion. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
62 Assist, under the supervision of the pharmacist, with the maintenance of a record of controlled substances received, stored, and removed from inventory. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
63 Perform required inventories. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
64 Maintain record-keeping systems for inventory activities. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
65 Compound medications in anticipation of prescription/medication orders. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Medical Math ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
66 Perform quality assurance tests on compounded medication. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Specialty
67 Repackage finished dosage forms for dispensing. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
68 Illustrate quality assurance reports related to nursing units, products, and/or supplies. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
69 Communicate with representatives of pharmaceutical and equipment suppliers. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
71 Participate in continuous quality improvement programs and patient safety activities. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
72 Generate quality assurance reports. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
73 Maintain the practice setting for compliance with federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and professional standards. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
74 Evaluate written policies and procedures for environmental quality, sanitation management, handling of hazardous waste, and infection or exposure control. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
75 Perform routine sanitation, maintenance, and calibration of equipment. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
76 Use manual or computer-based information systems to perform job-related activities. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
77 Maintain automated dispensing technology. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
80 Maintain patient and data confidentiality in the administrative and management environment. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
81 Maintain required registration(s), license(s), and/or certification(s). Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
82 Implement safety, security, and loss-prevention policies and procedures. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
83 Maintain inventory of operational supplies. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
84 Describe the history and current state of the opioid crisis in the United States. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl ♦ Public Service Announcement
85 Describe the history and current state of the opioid crisis in Virginia. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl ♦ Public Service Announcement
86 Define the pharmacological components and common uses of opioids. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
89 Identify addiction and its behavioral elements, as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
90 Describe the treatment models of addiction therapy. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health ♦ Knowledge Test: Medical Law and Ethics
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
91 Describe the medication management antidote used to prevent fatal opioid overdoses. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology ♦ Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
92 Explain the science of physiological and mental pain. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
93 Describe the diagnostic tools used in developing pain management plans. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
94 Describe pain treatment options available to various populations of patients. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Nutrition ♦ Knowledge Test: Transcultural Health Care
Teamwork Events:  Community Awareness ♦ Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
95 Describe the effects of opioid dependency on the human body systems. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
96 Explain the mechanism and physical effects of opioids on the human body. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  HOSA Bowl
97 Explain the use of opioids in practice settings, the role of opioids in pain management, and risk factors associated with the use of the medication. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Teamwork Events:  Creative Problem Solving ♦ HOSA Bowl
98 Describe the withdrawal and tapering side effects of opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
99 Describe storage and disposal options for opioids. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
100 Explain community resources for education about opioid use. Health Science Events:  Knowledge Test: Pharmacology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
101 Describe key communication topics involving opioids for patients. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing
102 Describe communication topics for caregivers and family members. Health Science Events:  Medical Spelling ♦ Medical Terminology
Health Professions Events:  Clinical Nursing