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Over 25,000 Pharmacists and Technicians Access PTCB Funded Web-Based Continuing Education Programs

... WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) is proud to announce ... and funded by PTCB. The two programs, "Pharmacy technician Roles in Sterile IV Compounding: Challenges, Opportunities, and Competencies" and "Pharmacy technician Certification: Trained, Tested, Trusted" were ...

CNI Pharmacy Technician Program

... CNI Pharmacy technician Program Director, Linda Goetz was elected to serve as a Delegate for the technician Executive Division of the California Society of ... Orange, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2009 -- CNI Pharmacy technician Program Director, Linda Goetz was elected to ...

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) Moves to Next Phase of Technician Recognition and Regulation

... Touts the Pharmacy technician Certification Board Examination as National ... D.C (PRWEB) May 27, 2009 -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) is proud to announce ... (NABP) Task Force on Standardized Pharmacy technician Education and Training which encourages state ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Now Offers Continuous Testing And Immediate Pass/Fail Results

... D.C. (PRWEB) May 4, 2009 -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) announced today that ... technicians have applied to take the Pharmacy technician Certification Exam (PTCE) . The new testing ... the highest quality test available for pharmacy technician certification. "PTCB certification ...

AAHAM and BridgeFront Partner to Offer CPAT Preparatory Online Education

... for the association's Certified Patient Account technician (CPAT) designation - available now. ... to offer a custom Certified Patient Account technician (CPAT) preparatory online education package - ... AAHAM developed the Certified Patient Account technician (CPAT) examination to test the proficiency of ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Unveils New Testing Features for 2009: PTCB Exam to be Offered Daily; Test Results Given to Candidates Immediately in 2009

... The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) - the pioneer in the ... Washington, D.C. -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) - the pioneer in the ... testing format. The PTCB national Pharmacy technician Certification Examination (PTCE) certification ...

Emily's Law for Regulating Pharmacy Technicians Signed by Ohio Governor

... drafted with assistance of the National Pharmacy technician Association. Emily's Story Emily Jerry ... a fatal dosage of chemotherapy. The pharmacy technician who prepared Emily's chemotherapy had opted to ... exposed the gross inadequacies of pharmacy technician standards and regulations in Ohio (as well as ...

Statement from Melissa Murer Corrigan, RPh, Executive Director and CEO of Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

... The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) is pleased to support ... DC (PRWEB) December 19, 2008 -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) is pleased to support ... and competent pharmacy technicians. The pharmacy technician is accountable to the supervising pharmacist who ...

Melissa Murer Corrigan Receives Prestigious NOCA Leadership Award

... The Pharmacy technician Certification Board's (PTCB) Executive Director ... D.C. (PRWEB) November 25, 2008 -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) is pleased to ... major health-systems, the military, and pharmacy technician educators. Ms. Murer Corrigan has worked closely ...

National Pharmacy Technician Day Celebrated with Focus on Quality -- Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Touts Importance of Certified Technicians

... The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) celebrates the ... make on the 18th annual National Pharmacy technician Day. Washington, D.C. ... -- Today marks the 18th annual National Pharmacy technician Day. The ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exhibits at 2008 NACDS Pharmacy & Technology Conference

... Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exhibits at this ... patient safety and the benefits of pharmacy technician certification. San ... 25, 2008 - The https://www.ptcb.org/ [Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) __title__ ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Supports Florida's New Patient Safety Solution

... The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB), the leading national ... D.C. (PRWEB) June 27, 2008 -- The Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) , the leading national ... employers. "Florida's new pharmacy technician standards are an important patient safety ...

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Announces Milestone: 300,000 Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhT)

... The field is growing -- pharmacy technician was named one of the 30 top jobs of 2008 by CareerBuilder.com. The PTCB national Pharmacy technician Certification Examination (PTCE) is the only ... smooth operations." About the Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) PTCB was established ...

Survey Shows Broad Support Among Americans for Pharmacy Technician Certification

... -- A survey released today by the Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) shows that Americans ... in dispensing medications. The pharmacy technician is accountable to the supervising pharmacist who ... what they expect, as well." About the Pharmacy technician Certification Board (PTCB) PTCB was established ...

American Laser Centers Announces Launch of 'ALC University'

... Since its inception, ALC University has nearly tripled the amount of technician training hours, increased the efficiency of treatments provided, reduced technician turnover and created uniformity among remote facilities. "With ...

Video: CVS/pharmacy Pays Tribute to Caregivers and Announces Winners of the 'For All the Ways You Care' Contest

... Florida Lisa Kanode , a CVS/pharmacy lead pharmacy technician from Midlothian, Va., was also named the winner of CVS/pharmacy's For All ... in October 2009. Lisa Kanode (Midlothian, Va.) - Lisa, a pharmacy technician for CVS/pharmacy, is a mother of seven who also finds time to help those ...

Asthma and Allergy Sufferers: Take in a Breath of Clean Air While Driving

... on its location and how difficult it is for a do-it-yourselfer or a technician to reach, Nunez said. Purolator offers its BreatheEASY replacement ... according to Nunez. Refer to your owner's manual or check with your technician to see if your vehicle has one. ...

Eye Care Employment Among Fastest-Growing US Jobs

... Depending on their JCAHPO certification level, an ophthalmic assistant or technician can expect to earn between $36,000 and $46,000 annually. "Eye ... Assistant (COA®)     - Certified Ophthalmic technician (COT®)     - Certified Ophthalmic Medical ...

Remedy for Cracked Heels and Removing Calluses

... Algae Extract to drench dry skin in moisture TIPS FROM CELEBRITY NAIL technician ELLE: "Calluses can also be a sign of receiving your pedicures in ... instead opt for a salon that uses basins without jets and that your nail technician properly cleans the equipment." "Summer flat flip flops can ...

Dorsey Schools, Detroit Area's Preeminent Career Training School, Opens a Fifth Campus in Farmington Hills

... afternoon and evening classes in medical assisting and patient care technician fields. Dorsey Schools, founded in Detroit in 1934, is one of the area's ... successful medical assistant program in 1995 as well as the patient care technician program in 2003. Fischer is a commissioner with the Accrediting Council ...

Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc. donates Broad Street building to Tulane

... into a New Orleans dining institution that would grow to become one of the world's largest upscale steakhouse companies. Fertel worked as a lab technician with Tulane University School of Medicine before leveraging all her savings to open a steak restaurant in Mid City. Her residence was next to the ...

Customers Design Reid Supply's New Web Site

... is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, free CAD database in the industrial supply industry . It would be very beneficial for an engineer or technician in any industry to come to ReidSupply.com and simply download the CAD part they need for their engineering designs." The company's revamped ...

Food Ingredients Industry Leaders Applaud the Launch of Health ingredients South America

... "At Hi South America I found information on trends which may possibly be the focus of the company in the future," said Karina Messias, innovation technician of Duas Rodas Industrial . "The event arrived in Brazil in ideal form, attracting a public of quality. We should not confuse the food industry ...

PATHFAST(R) Rapid Whole Blood Immunoassay Analyzer from Polymedco

... and measures W14.7" x D22.4" x H20.0". This self contained unit can easily fit on any laboratory bench. Its user friendly operation allows the technician to simply add blood to the cartridges, place them on the system and press the start button. Results will be stored, printed, and downloaded into the ...

Morning People and Night Owls Show Different Brain Function: University of Alberta Study

... the June edition of the Journal of Biological Rhythms . The paper is attached. The research team, including students Alex Tamm, Olle Lagerquist, technician Alex Ley and neuroscientist Dave Collins, are available for interviews. Video footage is available online at ...

PIBH with NFL Star Doug Flutie Recognizes 23 PA Workers with Disabilities, 21 Organizations Supporting Those with Disabilities

... to drive and began working with Goodwill Keystone Area's Occupational Services in order to re-enter the work force. He found a position as a Photo ID technician in McConnellsburg, where he has continued to work for the last 15 years. "This job helped Ed regain his confidence with the public," said Joselyn ...

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for GBS PNA FISH(R) for Rapid Detection of Group B Strep from Lim Broths

... save lives and reduce hospital costs. AdvanDx's products employ standard laboratory techniques and equipment to reduce startup, implementation, technician and maintenance time, while providing fast results without sacrificing accuracy. Major medical centers, reference labs, government institutions and ...

Swine Flu/H1N1 Contained With Emergency Restoration and MDF200

... non-toxic, non-corrosive and completely environmentally-friendly. Emergency Restoration is licensed and insured in the State of Michigan. Each technician is also certified with hundreds of hours of training and on the job experience. For more information call: John David President/CEO ...

Compirion Helps Baxter Regional Medical Center Achieve Patient Satisfaction Rankings in the Top 5th Percentile Nationally

... cardiology to the Emergency Department to perform an EKG. This burned up critical minutes. Now, a quick EKG is performed by an Emergency Department technician who has a printer nearby. The print is handed to the ED physician to read immediately." Dr. Black added, "We have implemented a 'Code Stemi' ...

AdvanDx Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for EK/P. aeruginosa PNA FISH(R)

... save lives and reduce hospital costs. AdvanDx's products employ standard laboratory techniques and equipment to reduce startup, implementation, technician and maintenance time, while providing fast results without sacrificing accuracy. Major medical centers, reference labs, government institutions and ...

Highmark Inc. Recognizes Exceptional Employee Volunteers with Jefferson Awards for Public Service

... management support representative, has volunteered with United Volunteer Fire and Rescue for more than 10 years. As a certified emergency medical technician (EMT), firefighter and vehicle rescue technician, Brennan responds to emergency incidents in the East McKeesport, Pa. area. And, as a certified ...

LocumTenens.com Names Kevin Weeks as Vice President, Marketing

... of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Management from Benedictine University in Lisle, Ill. He began his career as a Certified Surgical technician with Evanston Hospital Corporation in Evanston, Ill. Founded in 1995, LocumTenens.com is a full-service physician recruiting firm specializing in ...

ALS Therapy Development Institute: More Burrito!

... people know about this bike ride and our mission to end ALS," says Richard (Ric) Starry, Service Manager at Eastern Mountain Sports and lead bicycle technician for the Trek. "Besides, their food is delicious and it's easy to make healthy choices," says Starry. "If eating 60 burritos will bring more attention ...

Kaiser Permanente Data Provides Strong Evidence for Continued Value of Combined Pap and HPV Testing

... best strategies for managing women who test positive for carcinogenic HPV and negative by cytology." While the Pap test relies on a laboratory technician to manually look for cell changes that may signal cervical disease, QIAGEN's digene HPV Test, which uses the company's proprietary Hybrid Capture 2 ...

Employee cardiovascular health relates to psychological well-being

... there are limitations. "From past experiences, I know many potentially at-risk employees will refuse to have a company nurse or skilled medical technician take their blood pressure for fear that the information will be used against them," Wright said. "When all is said and done, it is the employees ...

Western Governors University Addresses Rising Demand for Healthcare IT Professionals with B.S. in Health Informatics

... experience and academic backgrounds. In addition, graduates of the B.S. in Health Informatics program will earn two IT certifications, CompTIA+ IT technician and CIW Database Design Specialist, at no additional cost. Tuition at the online university is affordable, roughly equivalent to that of a state ...

Stemedica Announces the Appointment of Carl Bullen as Director of Manufacturing

... Officer. Mr. Bullen has been in the pharmaceutical manufacturing business for the past 16 years having started his career as a Biochemical technician and progressing to Director of Manufacturing for such companies as IDEC Pharmaceuticals, Biogen Idec, Genentech and Pacira ...

Australia's Leading Oncology Drug Compounder Chooses RIVA System

... the aseptic compounding of IV drugs, this would include increased patient safety by the elimination of dose errors, furthermore providing increased technician operator safety, RSI and other OH& S factors." RIVA (Robotic IV Automation System) - a self-contained unit for filling IV syringes and bags - ...

Radiation From CT Scans Not Always the Same

... the cause of the wide range of exposure seen in the study, Gerber said. "We actually thought it would be wider," he said. "It has nothing to do with technician competence. It's that there is not one protocol of radiation setting that applies to all patients." The amount of radiation depends on such ...

Children with Special Needs Affecting Behavior More Likely to Use Child Restraints Correctly

... Parents of children with special needs likely to affect behavior should consult their health care provider or a certified Child Passenger Safety technician for vehicle safety advice that accounts for the unique experiences and needs of their child." Researchers used the State Farm-funded Partners ...
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