Pharmacy Technology (Certificate)

Program Description

The Pharmacy Technology Program curriculum prepares individuals to assist the pharmacist in duties that a technician can legally perform and to function within the boundaries prescribed by the pharmacist and the employment agency.

Graduates will maintain patients’ records; fill prescriptions; maintain inventories; set up, package, and label medication doses; prepare solutions and intravenous admixtures; and perform clerical duties, including insurance, billing, adjudication, and 3rd party reconciliation.

Graduates may be employed in hospitals, nursing homes, private and chain drug stores, research laboratories, wholesale drug companies, pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities and PBM call centers. Graduates will be prepared to take the National Certification Examination developed by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.

CERTIFICATIONS

Upon program completion, graduates will be prepared to take the National Certification exam developed by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.

Contact
ERICA
FLEMING
Pharm.D.
Program Head, Pharmacy
MAIN CAMPUS - Henderson
Room:
5249
(252) 738-3482