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PAM

Updated 14 hours ago

"PTCB test is easy to pass once you have the right book" - 744 Replies

[QUOTE who="PAM in Cerritos, California"]HI URUS IA M TAKIGN ptcb NEXT MONTH ..CAN YOU PLEASE SEND ME NOTES AND ALL THE STUDY MATERIAL ..PLEASE...

Angela

Updated 1 day ago

becoming a pharmacist technician PLEASE HELP! - 196 Replies

[QUOTE who="ednadav19120 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]i am interested in working in the pharmacy technician feild to strengthen my...

pennygracie

Updated 2 days ago

"Why you don't want to start off your pharmacy technican experience at CVS/Pharmacy" - 78 Replies

[QUOTE who="NC_Pharm_Tech in Charlotte, North Carolina"]Janice, your Walgreens sounds like my CVS . We generally have 1 person per station:...

JNEA

Updated 3 days ago

DO NOT ENROLL IN ANY PHARMACY TECH SCHOOLS!! WASTE OF TIME!!! - 152 Replies

If you or someone you know is studying to become a Pharmacy Technician, check out Crimson Institute. Crimson Institute offers several programs...

JNEA

Updated 3 days ago

Pharmacy Tech School - 81 Replies

If you or someone you know is studying to become a Pharmacy Technician, check out Crimson Institute. Crimson Institute offers several programs...

JNEA

Updated 3 days ago

Pharmacy Tech online school - 525 Replies

If you or someone you know is studying to become a Pharmacy Technician, check out Crimson Institute. Crimson Institute offers several programs...

AnnieTay

First Day of Externship Begins Tomorrow

And oh my, I am so nervous. I wouldn't be so nervous if I was fresh out of the class and knowledge were still with me but it's not. It's been about...

Pam Cox

Updated 3 days ago

I'm a new tech at Walmart pharmacy, i'm still confused on using the Connexus system such as billing problems and insurance info - 301 Replies

If you or someone you know is studying to become a Pharmacy Technician, check out Crimson Institute. Crimson Institute offers several programs...

Babydollrj15

Updated 4 days ago

the worse place to work as a Pharmacy Technician - 501 Replies

I worked for CVS for 10 months. Did extra work and always stayed late. Even did extra things to make the pharmacy look good. I have been a tech for...

Ali

Updated 4 days ago

"Why becoming a certified pharmacy technician is not worth your time" - 138 Replies

[QUOTE who="Dan in Brockton, Massachusetts"]Update: My Wife just started working as a pharmacy tech for Right Aid. With no work experience as a...

sabina

Updated 5 days ago

set up help! - 1 Reply

The formula for working out flow rates is: volume (ml) X drop factor (gtts / ml) ------------------------------------- = gtts/min (flow rate) ...

Paladin

Updated 8 days ago

Finding a job - 2 Replies

It is frustrating looking for pharmacy technician job opportunities. Do not give up. Pharmacies who are busy and need pharmacy technicians will...

Leah R

Updated 8 days ago

what kind of questions appear in PTCB? - 17 Replies

Excellent. Thank you. If I get the job I'll definitely contact you. The company in question wants the exam broken down in a fairly non-traditional...

kmccleanhaynes

Updated 13 days ago

Walmart* Pharmacy Technicians Gather Here - 37 Replies

[QUOTE who="ravenloo in Batavia, Ohio"]How much does a pharmacy tech start out at Wal-Mart? Just turned job down from Cvs , they Only wanted to...

Paladin

Updated 13 days ago

PDX Pharmacy System - 2 Replies

Are there any other chains using the PDX Pharmacy System?

rlhgr

Updated 14 days ago

Accredited online training program in FL? - 1 Reply

I took the University of Florida College of Pharmacy course online.

xmauixwowix

Not perky enough for CVS standards (pharmacy techs)

I started as a pharmacy tech trainee with CVS back in January. I am not certified and have no experience. Its getting to the point were I can't take...

secretadmire89@yahoo.com

Updated 17 days ago

How does tech get IV certified? - 172 Replies

Any IV programs in Tucson AZ?

BCPhT

Updated 19 days ago

Thinking of a 2 year Pharmacy Tech program? Waste of time, money, and heres why.... - 160 Replies

After reading these posts, I have to vent my situation. I went to a pharmacy technology school, graduated, and did an internship at CVS. I hated...

michaeljfairfax

Training, certification, and business needs mismatched?

Maybe just my irritation, but the disconnect between the training programs I have gone through (evening classes, online), the PTCE, and the actual...

michaeljfairfax

Updated 19 days ago

Specialty certifications that are worth the time and effort? - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Janelle in Vancouver, Washington"]Just a question did you take the updated PTCE? If so what were the websites you studied from. I'm...

abrams92

Updated 22 days ago

CVS Dress code? Pay and other - 40 Replies

[QUOTE who="RD in Rocklin, California"]After submitting the application online, those of you that got hired, after how long did you guys receive a...

xanadu in Florida

Updated 24 days ago

Could a person become a pharmacy tech just by taking the test and passing? - 25 Replies

I was a technician for fourteen years for Walgreens in Illinois when I moved to Florida two years ago I was told by the pharmacy board I just needed...

tetracycLYN

Updated 26 days ago

Taking the pharm tech test - 831 Replies

I'm taking the exam tomorrow. Still not confident enough but I want to try.

PDavis

Updated 1 month ago

pharmacy technician salary - 1270 Replies

If you're interested in becoming a Certified Pharmacy Technician goto www.RxTechExam.com they're totally online and you work at your own pace. ...

NC_Pharm_Tech

Pharmacy Tech: Interviewing with Target

Are there any Pharmacy Techs, or anyone in general, who can tell me about working at Target (specifically in the Pharmacy)? Give me the good, the...

kkno

Updated 1 month ago

waiting period for pharm tech license in california? - 116 Replies

[QUOTE who="WeThePeople in Simi Valley, California"]It has been exactly 3 months since I sent the pharmacy technician application to the board. I...

tech101

Updated 1 month ago

PTCB or exCPT??? - 28 Replies

Lol run the show! That's funny! I worked at rite aid for 5 years and also made the schedule but ya you make no money there. I make so much more now...

Thomas

Updated 1 month ago

Who all is using Penn Foster as their school of choice? - 226 Replies

[QUOTE who="Thomas in North Richland Hills, Texas"]Go to this website - there's info on fulfilling the CPhT requirements[/QUOTE] I meant to add...

KeltikSkye

Updated 1 month ago

CPhT- Frustrated and Disappointed!!! - 25 Replies

[QUOTE who="RichardsAshleyC in Tecumseh, Michigan"]Unfortunately, you have to start with at least a year or two in retail for a hospital to even...

ddking11073@hotmail.com

Updated 1 month ago

PTCB and Pharmacy Technician License Question.. - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="Kimberly in Houston, Texas"]Thank you I took the PTCB exam .. but I failed I am so upset right now but I'm not going to give up, I just...

Armenta's Pharm Techs

Updated 1 month ago

have anyone taken the pharmacy technician class from the ROP?? - 83 Replies

ROP is the same if not better training and externship is required in mine.

Seriousaboutthis

Updated 1 month ago

Inpatient Hospital Pharm Tech Test for Employment - 1 Reply

If she has taken the PTCE or ExCPT, then it would be similar to that. Basically conversion from metric to US measurement system, ratios,...

Seriousaboutthis

Updated 1 month ago

certification tests in different states - 1 Reply

You only have the the two national exams to worry about. The most popular one is the one issued by the PTCB and the other one is the ExCPT. You...

angty

Updated 1 month ago

How to get a Pharmacy technician job with no previous retail or hospital experience? - 317 Replies

[QUOTE who="SARAH in El Monte, California"]I'M HAVING THAT PROBLEM TOO. I'VE BEEN ASKING AROUND AND SOME PEOPLE SUGGEST THAT I VOLUNTEER AT A...

Firm Tech

Updated 2 months ago

RITE-AID - 113 Replies

[QUOTE who="J in Dundalk, Maryland"]Well lets see I pay my full rent since I don't have a roommate, cable , electric, gas, water,car insurance . OH...

Holly

Updated 2 months ago

How Do You Renew an Expired Pharm Tech License?? - 24 Replies

Can I renew my Pharmacy Technician license if I let them expire? I had a Missouri Pharmacy Technician license in Mo that expired in May 2013 and I...

Somewhere

So many questions...

I've been looking into Pharm Tech probably for a few years, but i'm not sure if this is the direction i should take right now, i'd love to ask a few...

anonymous

Updated 2 months ago

Walmart VS. CVS/Pharmacy - 51 Replies

CVS is the WORST pay Pharmacy! DO NOT WORK FOR THIS CRAPPY PHARMACY, ITS ALL ABOUT NUMBERS AND STRESS ON YOUR HEAD.

buttercup26

Updated 2 months ago

Can I get certified in Florida with the Pharmacy Technician online training Package? - 5 Replies

[QUOTE who="Eb1438 in Indianapolis, Indiana"]I am n the same boat. Where did you find a course for 200.00 for just 12 weeks. Any advice would be...

NC_Pharm_Tech

Updated 2 months ago

Would you recommend this career? Becoming certified... - 3 Replies

Of the hospitals I've applied to, depending on the position, they've asked if I've worked in a hospital pharmacy before. It's that old Catch-22,...

NC_Pharm_Tech

Updated 2 months ago

Questions Regarding the PTCB Exam - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="XZM2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina"]I am currently studying for my PTCB Exam and I'm pretty much done with everything other than...

Seriousaboutthis

Updated 2 months ago

What should I study for the pharm tech certification exam? - 25 Replies

[QUOTE who="andrea_kay91@yahoo.com in Judsonia, Arkansas"]I am a little confused I know there are 1 year long tech training programs for pharm tech...

Seriousaboutthis

Updated 2 months ago

volunteer intern permit - 41 Replies

[QUOTE who="Lisa in Draper, Utah"]I have completed pharmacy technician program at the college , have two internships (nine weeks), PTCB certification...

futurecoder

Updated 2 months ago

Pharmacy Tech hourly wage?? READ PLEASE - 4 Replies

I work in a pharmacy right now, and for the amount of time I have worked there the pay has increased very little. I make just over $10 an hour right...

Seriousaboutthis

Updated 2 months ago

Not Sure How to Prepare for the PTCE, or What Books to Use? Read This! ^_^ - 11 Replies

[QUOTE who="Robie_786 in Alexandria, Virginia"]Hi.. I wana take pharmacy tech 1 test... i just want to ask,, do i have to study the whole book for...

Brittaney

Updated 2 months ago

Arizona Pharmacy Techs - 41 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jenn in Scottsdale, Arizona"]Anyone who needs a job as a Pharmacy Technician in the Phoenix area please contact me. You do need to be...

Regret

Updated 2 months ago

I hate my new pharmacy tech job! How can I cope with it since I cant afford to quit? - 23 Replies

I'm so glad I found this thread. I just typed into google "I hate my new job" and was RELIEVED to see that specifically a pharmacy tech post came up....

Erica

Updated 2 months ago

Pharmacy technicians - 1 Reply

It's best to get an education from a pharmacy technology school. Check out this site to get more info: www.howtobecomeapharmacytech.org/pharmacy-techn...

kim5

Updated 2 months ago

NEED HELP with MATH CALCULATIONS - 87 Replies

also, an Iv infusion order is written for 0.3L of D5W/).45% NS to run 12hrs. The drop factor for the Iv is set 12gtt/mL. What is the flow rate in...

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