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Job > Pharmacy Technician

What should I study for the pharm tech certification exam?

[QUOTE who="Mikaela23 in Davao, Philippines"]There are some books you could use as your reference and they are the following
 Mosby’s Review for the ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Working in a Prison?

[QUOTE who="Emiloo in California"]I've just been looking for (and applying to) pharmacy technician jobs around my area. [/QUOTE]

If I were looking for my first job ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Working in a Prison?

[QUOTE who="Emiloo in California"]Wow, the environment sounds very scary. [/QUOTE]

It's not just scary. It's a strange environment with a lot of agendas and drama ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Working in a Prison?

I'm not a tech. But, I've been inside prison visiting rooms a few times. It's a different experience.

You might want to go to www.prisontalk.com and ask some questions ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

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

[QUOTE who="toddq in Columbus, Ohio"]I myself and several of my friends have used each other as references claiming we are pharmacists.

You can just always lie and ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

[QUOTE who="JVBEM in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania"]Back in November, shortly before Thanksgiving I paid the $97 and was going to do the program under their payment plan ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

[QUOTE who="Sheila in Mckinney, Texas"]I am completely confused. I was pretty convinced to get a book, study on my own and take the exam. However, with you saying you ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Making a career switch to pharmacy tech?

[QUOTE who="NateCook in Redding, California"]Actually, according to Gatlin's website, they'll allow you to do your externship anywhere if you get the pharmacy to agree ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Making a career switch to pharmacy tech?

[QUOTE who="NateCook in Redding, California"]I'm currently looking into the program through Gatlin Education, and though it does not grant an associates degree, it will ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Making a career switch to pharmacy tech?

Nate (and everyone else), another thing to keep in mind is that you can't really trust forum comments about a school. "Astroturfing" (google for the term) is very common ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Making a career switch to pharmacy tech?

Nate, I share your concerns. However, you're in California. From what I've gathered, the requirements are higher there, and the pay may reflect that.

My advice is to be ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

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

[QUOTE who="Blondie in Phoenix, Arizona"]So I'm about to join a trade school ...[/QUOTE]

Blondie, I notice you're in Phx. The Phoenix Community College (downtown ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

[QUOTE who="Jeff in Scottsdale, Arizona"]There is a great website put together by pharmacist www.crimsoninstitute.com[/QUOTE]

That looks pretty good for the money ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

[QUOTE who="Jeanetta in Los Angeles, California"]My site is a 'hatred' free zone[/QUOTE]

Kinda snarky there, Jeanetta. It's easy to be "hatred free" when ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

Pro-Education

See the preceeding post.

Anti Education

Jeanetta argues an idealistic (how the world should be) position -- that PhT should have higher standards ...

4 years ago
Job > Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech online school

Concerning the question of whether formal education is useful or necessary:

I think Cheryl (a practicing PharmD) and Jeanetta (a PhT instructor) are both correct. I see ...

4 years ago