Pharmacy technicians work under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist and perform many pharmacy- related functions. They refer any questions regarding prescriptions, drug information or health matters to the pharmacist. They provide customer service and fill prescriptions, compound medications, computer information and manage operations, as well as many other tasks. Pharmacy technicians are employed in community retail pharmacies (CVS, Walgreens, independent pharmacies), hospital pharmacies – in-patient and out-patient, long term care facilities, infusion clinics, hospice, compounding pharmacies, correctional facilities and educational and training institutions.
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