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So You Want To Be A Pharmacist?

December 2nd, 2014 by

Pharmacist and InternYou have done all the research. You have put in hours of thought and consideration. After a long deliberation it hits you. I want to be a Pharmacist. You feel great. You made the decision. The only question remaining is…how do I become a Pharmacist? If you are like the thousands of individuals contemplating a career in pharmacy then you have asked yourself that very question. So what is the answer? The short answer is, attend a pharmacy school. The long answer is a little more complicated. However, the good news is, three easy steps can get you on the path to becoming a pharmacist.[...] Read More...

Discover What it Takes to Become a Pharmacy Technician Online

August 6th, 2013 by

Although many people tend to think of doctors and nurses as the backbone of the medical industry, the fact is that those employed in a pharmacy also work hard to ensure that patients take the right medicine in the right doses.[...] Read More...

The Pros and Cons of Working as a Pharmacy Technician

March 7th, 2013 by

Pharmacy TechnicianA pharmacy technician, or pharmacy tech, is someone who works in a pharmacy and helps to fill prescriptions and deal with customers. Technicians are not pharmacists, who are legally allowed to write prescriptions and can even sometimes diagnose patients. However, technicians will learn a lot about the most common medical issues and treatments while on the job. If you want to find a career that doesn’t require several years of training but still allows you to have the security and stability of the medical industry, then becoming a pharmacy tech might be the right fit for you. Before making up your mind, it is important to understand both the pros and cons of working as a pharmacy tech.[...] Read More...

Become a Pharmacy Technician With an Online Degree

November 2nd, 2012 by

Pharmacy TechnicianAlthough every pharmacy will have at least one pharmacist with an advanced degree in the subject, there are many others who work alongside the pharmacist to deal with customers, perform medicine checks and package any medications needed by patients. Called pharmacy technicians or pharmacy assistants, these individuals work to keep the pharmacy running and take over many of the tasks typically done by a pharmacist.[...] Read More...