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Title

Pharmacy Technician

Category

Healthcare Training

Class Number

Class Number 40607

Day

T; R

Time

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Beginning Date

9/10/2013

Ending Date

12/3/2013

Location

Pecos, Bradshaw Hall 163

Instructor

Dennis McLaughlin

Cost

$915.00

Description

This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's PTCB exam. Technicians work in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies and other health care settings - working under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. Course content includes medical terminology specific to the pharmacy, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Students will learn dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, dose conversions, dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing reimbursement. The Pharmacy Technician Program includes a graded final exam to help prepare students for the PTCB exam.‚Äč

Semester

Fall 2013

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