Pharmacy PEBC Practice Exam

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According to Health Canada, a pharmacist administering a vaccine must document which of the following information in the patient's record of vaccination?

Date of birth

List of other medications

Post-immunization adverse effects

A While date of birth may be important for verifying the patient's identity and ensuring they are of the appropriate age to receive the vaccine, it is not necessary to document this in the record of vaccination. B: Although a list of other medications may be helpful for the pharmacist to be aware of potential interactions with the vaccine, it is not required to be documented in the patient's record of vaccination. D: While it is important for the pharmacist to be aware of any drug allergies the patient may have, this information does not need to be specifically documented in the record of vaccination. The patient's general drug allergies should be already be known and noted in their medical records. Therefore, the most important information to document in the patient's record of vaccination, as per Health Canada guidelines, is post-immunization adverse effects. This is crucial for monitoring any potential reactions or side effects from the vaccine and

Drug allergies