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Looking to take theTPV exam for the second time , Ive been in pharmacy for 30 plus years so not sure why I had hard time. Maybe overthinking , My Questions are, I wasnt sure on the syringes, Can someone tell me what i needed to look for , And also on the prescription portion. Do I need to look for patients name , or just the drug and directions
I am currently working my way through the Medication History training program in preparation for the exam. Are there any concepts or terminology I should focus on? I am hoping my 20 years of pharmacy retail experience will be helpful.
Lindsey Coleman
Lead Pharmacy Technician
Any study tips or practice test for the TPV certificate?
Christopher S. Moore
Oncology & Inpatient - BS, AS, AA, CPhT-Adv, CSPT, NREMT-R

The T.P.V. exam is unique in that it does not test your knowledge of the matter, but your actual skill in identifying errors, if any at all. It is like a combination of the two games "Where's Waldo?" and "What Doesn't Belong / What Is Missing?"
For preparation, actually practicing this skill is the best method if you follow a system of process in identification of products; even making a check-list of factors to find/verify when you go over each item is a great place to start.
This exam requires a great deal of focus to detail. Make sure your... (More)