This comprehensive 52 hour course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and 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 include 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 and reimbursement. Location: Advanced Technology Center, Rm. 118. 5.25 CEU’s. Textbooks are included in tuition.
|HD01132Q||Feb 17 - Apr 14||6:00 pm - 9:30 pm|