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Nov 05, 2018

How can a current DUI conviction effect your job as a pharmacy technician?

How can a current DUI conviction affect your job as a pharmacy technician?

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Nov 05, 2018

How do I advance now?

I have been a pharmacy tech since 2013 and have worked retail and LTC. I recently became certified. It seems as though now there's no more advancement

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Jun 05, 2018

Career Path

Ok, so I started in pharmacy as a cashier, then became a technician and now I am a certified technician. So, what's the next level now and how do I get

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Jun 05, 2018

It's a little awkward getting started.

The requirements are that you must be employed in a pharmacy in order to apply and receive a permit. You aren't allowed to do much in the pharmacy until

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Jun 04, 2018

Pharmacy technician Instructor education?

I am a pharmacy technician for couple of years and have a graduate degree. What education helps me to get a instructor job. Thanks

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Jun 04, 2018

Displaying of License

In Ohio, is it required by law to have anyone who is PTCB certified, license on display in a pharmacy?

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Jun 04, 2018


Can you be grandfathered in as a certified technician?

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Oct 11, 2017

Pharmacy Technician

If you start in a retail/community pharmacy your employer will most likely sponsor you for your PTCB certification after going through a specific program

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Sep 12, 2017

Unknowingly worked on expired license for 2 weeks

I am not offering tips here but, I am kindly seeking advice/tips from the Pharmacy tech pros. Hoping to receive advice/tips that can help us in this situation.

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Jan 06, 2017

Looking for a career

I was convicted of a misdemeanor in the state of Texas for DWI. I am trying to see if I can become a Pharmacist Tech or Phlebotomist. I wanted to be a

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Oct 03, 2016

Inexperienced Pharmacy Technician in Virginia

I have been a PTCB pharmacy technician, since 2011. I put in application constantly and interviews. I was not offered a job. Hospital volunteering in pharmacies

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Feb 10, 2016

Can I still be licensed with a dui?

Hi, I was recently convicted on a dui charge (misdemeanor) in California. Would this disqualify me from becoming licensed? Response from PharmTechPros.com:

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Dec 08, 2015

Pay increase tiers

What are the pay increase tiers within a pharmacy technician role? This includes but is not limited to IV/Compounding Certified, Lead Technician, trainer/mentor,

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Oct 20, 2015


What needs to be regulated is the salary for Registered and Lic Pharmacy Technician, Retail Pharmacies like Walgreens, CVS and Publix are paying just

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Aug 08, 2015

How far back will they go criminally as far as records go when trying to register as a pharm tech?

I got pulled over approximately 12 years ago around the age of 20 for paraphernalia. Mind you I was a teenager practically, but would they still find this?

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