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Pharmacy Technician

Letter to the Pharmacy Tech Community about COVID-19

Dear Colleagues, As our current climate continues to change due to the COVID-19 virus, our industry continues to have an immediate need. Protecting yourself is the ultimate priority and if you are currently in the field, either in ambulatory or institutional settings, remember to practice good hygiene and safe guard yourself against those that might […]

How to Build a Successful Pharmacy Tech Career

Whether you’re an experienced pharmacy tech or new to the field, the training program at AIMS can benefit you greatly. The training allows you to build the foundation for a future career, or if you’re an experienced tech, learn advanced skills for a better position. Most importantly, you’ll be eligible to take the national certification […]

12 Hospital Jobs That Don’t Require a Degree

Let’s face it: With crazy student loans and long training times, medical school simply isn’t for everyone. From short certifications that pay well, reliably strong job markets, and ample room for upward mobility, there are countless reasons to seek allied health jobs. The allied health sector is growing by leaps and bounds, so to get […]

Best Pharmacy Tech Career Opportunities in the US

There’s never been a better time to join the allied health sector as a pharmacy technician. With short, affordable training programs that get you into the workforce in less than a year, there are countless career options for trained pharmacy technicians. So how do pharmacy technician job prospects stack up throughout the United States? We’ve […]

What’s The Difference Between a Pharmacy Technician and Pharmacist?

If you’ve ever picked up a prescription at your neighborhood pharmacy, you’ve definitely spoken with a pharmacist, and more than likely a pharmacy technician. Both of these health professionals work together to ensure timely medication processing, customer assistance, and more. The biggest difference between these two professions, however, comes down to education. In this article, […]

Pharmacy Tech Salary & Career Opportunities in NJ

You’re thinking about completing a certified pharmacy technician program in New Jersey, but don’t know what the job market will look like when you finish. That’s why AIMS Education has collected the most useful and current information to help you on your way towards a rewarding allied health career.

22 Reasons to Become a Pharmacy Tech

Pharmacy technicians (also known as pharmacy techs) are an integral part of any pharmacy team. You’ve probably already seen these allied healthcare professionals working alongside pharmacists in retail locations, but they can also be found in hospitals and long-term care facility pharmacies. Pharmacy techs are responsible for filling prescriptions, organizing inventory, processing insurance claims/payments, and […]

Should I Consider Getting My Pharmacy Technician Certification?

So you’re fascinated by prescriptions, pills, shots, ointments, and cough syrups, and you’ve decided you want to be a pharmacy tech. What’s the first step you have to take in order to dive into this career? Do you need further training beyond high school to work as a pharmacy technician? Does it make sense to […]

Pharmacy Technician Salary & Job Prospects

Just graduated from high school and aren’t sure what to study? Are you thinking of starting an entirely new career path? Consider a rewarding career as a pharmacy technician. With dependable hours and the ability to find a position in virtually any city in the United States, this growing field is an excellent option for […]

7 Healthcare Certificate Programs That Pay Well in New Jersey

If you’ve been considering a career in the allied healthcare sector, you’ll be pleased to know that the job market has never been stronger. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the healthcare field to grow by a staggering 18% between 2016 and 2026. Allied healthcare professionals make up at least 60% of the […]

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