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a0369ncwm in Oceanside, California

Sharp San Diego

Has anyone ever worked for Sharp as a Pharmacy Tech? Does anyone know where I can find info about their starting salaries?

Mercy Hill in Las Vegas, Nevada

pharmacy technician assessment

I am in the second step of a hiring process for a pharmacy tech position at a nursing home facility. The second step requires me to take a pharmacy...

pharmacistmk in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Pharmacy technician books for sale

I have had "Complete study material"for pharmacy technician certification exam including 1)Complete Review for the Pharmacy Technician,2nd...

Steph in Temple City, California

Updated 31 months ago

I self-studied and passed!- want to sell my books... - 41 Replies

Hey all, I took the PTCE last month and passed. To my surprise actually. While taking the test... I was pretty sure I was going to fail but I passed!...

amy mal in Long Beach, California

Updated 32 months ago

Pharmacy Math Question - 1 Reply

I am at a loss for the formula method to calculate this question; The volume in ml, of cherry syrup needed to dilute 100 ml of Phenobarbital 20 mg/5...

xkathybx in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Updated 32 months ago

How to answer these interview questions? - 1 Reply

My interviewer said I lacked experience, which is why they didn't hire me. The first interview I passed. The 2nd interview was going to be with...

LASHAUNTURNER in Fairfield, California

Updated 32 months ago

pharm techkaiser test - 15 Replies

what do they usually ask in the test? and does kaiser pay trainees?

Ginalynn in Lawrenceville, Georgia

Best company to work for? Retail?

I am applying for a ton of different pharmacy tech jobs and I really want to work in a hospital, but they require a lot of experience. I have a...

hanson in Sioux City, Iowa

tech pay in sioux city iowa

trying to find out what tech are making in sioux city iowa and if their place of employment has a maximum pay .....

a0369ncwm in Oceanside, California

Inpatient Pharm Tech Salary

I'm new to the San Diego area and wanted to know if someone could give me an idea about salaries. I'm a certified pharmacy tech with 8+ years of...

ptech in Paradise, California

Updated 32 months ago

Pharmacy Tech Program in Boston Reed? - 7 Replies

Hi, i am deciding whether i should take the Boston Reed PHarm. Tech. Course which is a 7 month program, or should i go to the regular in-town...

foodie in Moyock, North Carolina

getting your foot in the door

does anyone know. how to get experience? iam a little confused as to how to get experience in pharmacy. any suggestions?

RJ in York, Pennsylvania

Updated 32 months ago

Employment outlook for (Nationally Certified) Pharmacy Technicians in Oregon - 3 Replies

Hello, Could someone please tell me if this is a field with a reasonable amount of job/employment prospects/opportunities currently? Also, what...

Veronica in Michigan

Math Calcuations Will buy books

Hello, I'm doing at home studys to pass the PTCB. I'm having problems with the math section. I don't understand why I'm not comprehending it, I've...

Marjory C in Miami, Florida

Updated 32 months ago

entry level pharmacy tech - 4 Replies

Where's a good place to apply that will take somebody with no experience outside the externship? Everywhere I've applied wants somebody with more...

suleman in Canton, Michigan

Updated 32 months ago

I've been scammed :( - 5 Replies

I enrolled in a online program to become a Pharmacy Tech a month ago. I spent $350 abd still have not received my study materials. I have called and...

squirrelgirl51887 in Mesa, Arizona

PTCB Criminal History Review

Recently, the AZ St Board issued me my tech trainee license. I had to send them all my court documents bc I have a misdemeanor charge on my record,...

Rak in Mendham, New Jersey

Updated 33 months ago

I have a few questions....HELP. - 8 Replies

For some reason I cannot find any chapters in my books that pertain to syringe sizes. I only have a few questions left before I'm done with all my...

Rak in Mendham, New Jersey

Updated 33 months ago

Pharmacy technician Maths Solutions - 6 Replies

Hi all, if any questions of Pharmacy tech maths, do post it. I will provide with the solutions. Just want to help students prospect in Pharmacy...

davood in Tehran, Iran, Islamic Republic of

Updated 33 months ago

Pharmacy Technician Test Dates - 2 Replies

I cannot find the available test dates for the technician test, can you choose to any date to take the test after signing up for the application? I...

Joe Gagill in Monticello, New York

Updated 33 months ago

Any good paying jobs left for veterans? - 3 Replies

I know everyone is struggling in this economy. If anyone has any legitimate leads on jobs for veterans, please, let me know. I'm in the same boat as...

babs in Palo Alto, California

Updated 33 months ago

How good is Mission College's Pharmacy Technician program in Santa Clara, California? - 2 Replies

Anybody know anything about this program? anybody

bby12 in Dallas, Texas

I've decided to bite the bullet. Advice?

I applied to Walgreens to become a Pharmacy Technician. I was wondering what were the hours? What is it like? I'm only becoming a Pharmacy Tech,...

Minh in Oakland, California

Updated 33 months ago

Feedback on school.. - 1 Reply

Has anyone by any chance completed the program at Contra Costa Medical Career College in Antioch, California? Opinions?

eunice in Torrance, California

undergraduate college student taking PTCB?

hello, I'm currently an undergraduate college student and I've recently found out about PTCB Exam. I'm leaning towards going to Pharm school but I...

achlys in Baltimore, Maryland

Success on the PTCB exam

Um....I see a lot of people here saying its easy but all of yu seem like older fol,I'm 17 and I completed a program(someone told me it took them...

Crissie in Huntsville, Alabama

Updated 34 months ago

RX Calculation Problem - 3 Replies

Need help with a pharm tech school tapered dose RX ..... Can someone please help me resolve this? A doctor's RX reads Prednisone 10mg tablets #...

ebnguyen1986 in Sugar Land, Texas

Becoming a Pharm Tech, School or just take the test?

So I've been interested in becoming a pharmacy tech and just doing a little research on what to do next. Should I just take the test or take a 9...

Dooped by a Scam in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 34 months ago

Mometrix Media Flash Card Secrets - 10 Replies

Did anyone use these for studying for the PTCE? I'm worried that the flash cards I made aren't really sufficient. The Mometrix flash cards are a bit...

Marz in Indianapolis, Indiana

Updated 34 months ago

Certification vs. License - 2 Replies

Ok I guess Im just confused or really stupid but I cant figure this out. I though if you passed the National Pharmacy Tech test that you were...

Leanne in Appleton, Wisconsin

Updated 34 months ago

"Rethink the Pharmacy Technican Career Path" - 51 Replies

This post is to take a serious look at the field of a pharmacy technician. High Stress/Low Pay = not worth it This field is not worth it: 1....

dmdunno in Manassas, Virginia

Do I need to remember the adverse affects of all drugs for PTCB?

Hi everyone, I'm studying for the PTCB exam, and I have no idea how to learn all the information about each drug(200). I have tried a couple of...

Timothy Skowronek in Indianapolis, Indiana

DoseEdge

Our hospital has been using DoseEdge for our Chemotheray Clinic, soon to expand to the main pharmacy. Just curious...anyone else using this system?

Timothy S. in Indianapolis, Indiana

NPTA Certification Classes

Has anyone ever taken the IV or Chemo Certification Classes offered thriugh NPTA? If so, what did you think? Was it worth the money, in your opinion?

john in San Jose, California

PTCB EXAM

Hello All I am going to take the PTCB exam next month, what book or study do you recommended me to study for my PTCB exam? Thank a lot !!!

Danettemed

Updated 35 months ago

Pharmacy Calculations - HELP - 107 Replies

How many 1-tsp doses are in 1 qt of lactulose solution, USP 10g/15ml?

dexterfan in Hemet, California

Updated 35 months ago

Pharmacy technician externship - 19 Replies

I have interview recently at walgreens for my externship. The guy who interview me said that after my extern. they will send me to the other...

MarcelinoB in San Diego

Updated 35 months ago

How do I become a pharmacy technician? - 1 Reply

Hi guys, I want to get a job as a pharmacy technician but I am confused on how to achieve that. I've heard from several people that you need a...

Caliyah Tran in Dallas, Texas

Updated 35 months ago

Starting a Pharmacy Tech. program in the summer, only takes a month. Any suggestions as to what to expect? Is it worth going for - 1 Reply

Please help with suggestions!

Bjv in Granada Hills, California

Updated 35 months ago

West Valley Occupational Center - 1 Reply

Has anyone taken the Pharmacy Technician Program a the West Valey Occupational Center in the San Fernando Valley? It is 19 weeks long, M-F 8am to...

debby12 in Brighton, United Kingdom

Relocating

I am a uk registered pharmacy technician qualification is a btec in pharamaceutical sciences. I have experience in aseptics, and have worked in...

Jen Buggy in Albany, Georgia

Pharmacy Technician Registration

For the Fingerprint Background check, if you have a misdemeanor from 5 years ago, first time offender f theft by deception, would that prevent you...

Collection88 in Rockville, Maryland

Rite Aid - Pharmacy Technician - Pay Roll

I just started working as a pharmacy technician at Rite Aid. I was scheduled to work 7 hours and had three shifts during a two weeks of the pay...

Mindy in Alamo, California

CVS training

What can I expect of the CVS web based/coached training program for newly hired pharmacy techs? Is the computer system difficult to learn?

NPTA in Houston, Texas

Updated 35 months ago

Pharmacy Tech student looking for CpHT for mock interview. - 1 Reply

Hello. I'm Mark and I have an assignment for my class to interview a certified Pharmacy tech. I could go around town asking techs but I really don't...

Julia in Darien, Illinois

Updated 35 months ago

Certified Pharmacy Tech in Illinois - 1 Reply

Hi guys, I would like to know if it is necessary to attend school in order to get certified? Here the application (#3) "Proof of graduation...

Bloomers in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 35 months ago

Jobless for 1 year, on food stamps, help w/ cover letter - 7 Replies

I want to get a job as a pharmacy technician. I genuinely need help with my cover letter. My college teachers have helped me but I still believe the...

tripplesix in Washington, District of Columbia

Updated 36 months ago

How can I get myself fired from my pharmacy tech job without breaking any laws or stealing? - 7 Replies

I really hate my job I don't have have the courage to quit so I am planning on getting fired. If I get fired I will be able to collect unemployment...

yoj in Makati, Philippines

Apply for a Pharmacy Technician

I am a Registered Pharmacist, im working in a Private Hospital for 8 yrs. now and up to present, I want to apply as a Pharmacy Technician in any...

Hamiltonkc in Barnegat, New Jersey

Job ideas for new graduate (biology) with pharm tech exp?

I am about to graduate college in a couple weeks with a B.S, in biology. I have 4 years of pharmacy technician experience. I am about to take the...

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