Pharmacy Technician and the Pharmacist answer questions for a customer in a pharmacy

Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technicians fill and label patients' prescriptions under the supervision of Pharmacists. They may record details of, place orders for, take stock of, and store medications and medical supplies and deliver them to patients.

Overview

Pharmacy Technicians fill and label patients' prescriptions under the supervision of Pharmacists. They may record details of, place orders for, take stock of, and store medications and medical supplies and deliver them to patients.

Day-to-day

  • refers prescriptions to pharmacists and assists in preparing medications.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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