Georgia MPJE Practice Questions

Check out our free Georgia MPJE practice test. It includes an assortment of challenging practice questions to help with your Georgia pharmacy law exam review. Passing the Multistate Pharmacy Jurisprudence Examination (MPJE) is one of the requirements for pharmacist licensure in Georgia. Our practice questions feature instant scoring and provide detailed answer explanations.

Congratulations - you have completed .

You scored %%SCORE%% out of %%TOTAL%%.

Your performance has been rated as %%RATING%%


Your answers are highlighted below.
Question 1

A pharmacist must complete at least _____ hours of supervised practical experience in nuclear pharmacy, along with didactic training requirements, to become a certified nuclear pharmacist.

A
600 hours
B
500 hours
C
300 hours
D
200 hours
E
100 hours
Question 1 Explanation: 
A pharmacist must complete at least 500 hours of supervised practice experience in nuclear pharmacy, along with 200 hours of didactic instruction in nuclear pharmacy in order to become licensed as a nuclear pharmacist. A preceptor must sign off on this experience.
Question 2

All of the following are true regarding retail pharmacies providing home health care services EXCEPT:

A
Policy and Procedure Manual must be reviewed annually
B
Pharmacists should have access to clinical and laboratory data for patients
C
A pharmacist shall provide and document counseling to the patient or caregiver
D
Patients should be contacted by the pharmacist at least quarterly
E
There must be data or literature to support an expiration date past 7 days for compounded products
Question 2 Explanation: 
Retail pharmacies providing home health care services must have a Policy and Procedure Manual to be reviewed annually. Pharmacists shall have a relationship with the patients, where they shall provide and document counseling to the patient or caregiver, have access to clinical and laboratory data to review and monitor, and contact the patients at least quarterly. For compounding, there must be data or literature to support an expiration date past 10 days for compounded products.
Question 3

A person seeking licensure must obtain permission from the Board if needing to take the board approved exam more than _______ time(s).

A
One
B
Two
C
Three
D
Four
E
Five
Question 3 Explanation: 
Persons needing to take the board approved exam more than 3 times due to having failed must seek permission from the Board of Pharmacy to take the exam again.
Question 4

Pharmacists licensed during the last ____________ of the biennium for licensure will be exempt from continuing education for that biennium only.

A
1 month
B
3 months
C
5 months
D
6 months
E
9 months
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pharmacists licensed during the last 6 months of the biennium for licensure will be exempt from continuing education for that biennium only.
Question 5

The Board of Pharmacy shall inspect opioid treatment program (OTP) clinic pharmacies at least once every:

A
Three months
B
Six months
C
One year
D
Two years
E
Three years
Question 5 Explanation: 
The Board of Pharmacy shall inspect OTP clinic pharmacies at least once every 2 years.
Question 6

Patients participating in drug therapy modification by a pharmacist must have their records kept for at least _____ years following the date the protocol is terminated.

A
2 years
B
3 years
C
5 years
D
7 years
E
10 years
Question 6 Explanation: 
Patient records for those participating in drug therapy modification by pharmacists must be kept for at least 10 years following the date the protocol is terminated.
Question 7

Which date is the license renewal/expiration date for a license to practice pharmacy?

A
February 31st
B
May 31st
C
June 31st
D
September 31st
E
December 31st
Question 7 Explanation: 
The license renewal date for pharmacists to practice pharmacy is December 31st of each even-numbered year.
Question 8

How long is the term that each member of the Board of Pharmacy will serve?

A
2 years
B
3 years
C
5 years
D
6 years
E
8 years
Question 8 Explanation: 
Each term for members serving on the Board of Pharmacy is 5 years.
Question 9

A pharmacy observer (shadow) must be at least:

A
13 years old
B
15 years old
C
17 years old
D
18 years old
E
21 years old
Question 9 Explanation: 
A pharmacy observer is a person allowed to shadow a licensed pharmacist to gain education about the practice of pharmacy. This person must be at least 17 years old and enrolled in high school or general education diploma preparation courses. Such a person must not have been convicted of a felony and/or any offense related to drugs, which must be documented on an attestation by a school principal or parent/guardian.
Question 10

Schedule II controlled substances for Long Term Care Facility (LTCF) or hospice patients, or one with a terminal illness, may have the prescription partially dispensed for up to:

A
30 days
B
45 days
C
60 days
D
90 days
E
120 days
Question 10 Explanation: 
When a schedule II controlled substance is dispensed as a partial quantity for terminally ill patients, those in a LTCF or in hospice, they may not receive partial fills for more than 60 days from the dispensing date or sooner if the medication is discontinued.
Question 11

Prescription drug orders for inpatients at a hospital pharmacy must contain all of the following EXCEPT:

A
Quantity to be dispensed
B
Patient room number
C
Patient name
D
Prescriber signature
E
Directions for use
Question 11 Explanation: 
Prescription drug orders for inpatients at a hospital pharmacy must contain all of the following: patient name, patient room number, drug name, drug strength, directions for use, prescriber’s signature, and the date.
Question 12

Pharmacy medication stock at a retail pharmacy should be examined by qualified personnel at least every ____________ to check for and remove outdated or deteriorated drugs.

A
2 weeks
B
1 month
C
3 months
D
6 months
E
1 year
Question 12 Explanation: 
The pharmacy medication stock at a retail pharmacy should be examined at least once every 6 months by qualified personnel to check for and remove outdated or deteriorated drugs.
Question 13

Pharmacists with a drug therapy modification certificate must complete how many continuing education hours yearly related to drug therapy modification to renew the certificate?

A
0.1 CEUs
B
0.2 CEUs
C
0.3 CEUs
D
0.4 CEUs
E
0.5 CEUs
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pharmacists with a drug therapy modification certificate must complete at least 0.3 CEUs (3.0 contact hours) of continuing education related to drug therapy modification yearly in order to renew the certificate.
Question 14

How many times can a prescription for a schedule III–V controlled substance be transferred between two pharmacies that do not share a real-time, online database?

A
None
B
One
C
Two
D
Five
E
Unlimited
Question 14 Explanation: 
A prescription for a controlled substance can only be transferred between pharmacies one time if they do not share a real-time, online database.
Question 15

Sterile Drug IV Maintenance Kits (SDM Kits) for RN use in the home healthcare setting are limited to the following IV maintenance drugs:

I.    Sterile water

II.   Diluted heparin

III.  Sterile saline

A
I and II
B
I and III
C
II and III
D
III only
E
I, II, and III
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sterile Drug IV Maintenance Kits (SDM Kits) for RN use in the home healthcare setting are limited to sterile water, sterile saline, and diluted heparin.
Once you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect. Get Results
There are 15 questions to complete.
List
Return
Shaded items are complete.
12345
678910
1112131415
End
Return

 
 

More Resources