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Common questions about being a Pharmacist

Where can a pharmacist work?

Pharmacists can work in the following places:

  • Retail pharmacies
  • Community and hospital pharmacies
  • Pharmaceutical production outfit
  • Sales in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Prisons and the military
  • Primary care organizations
  • Universities
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As a pharmacist how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

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Is there any need to register as a pharmacist?

Yes. You must register with the General Pharmaceutical Council. Pharmacists also need an active license to practice.

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Can a pharmacy open without a pharmacist?

Can my pharmacist renew my prescription?

Can pharmacists work alone?

How much do similar professions to pharmacist get paid?

How many prescriptions can a pharmacist fill per hour?

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