Duties & Responibilities

What Does a Pharmacy Technician Do?

Pharmacy Technicians work in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, and community pharmacies. They help licensed pharmacists provide medication and other healthcare products to patients. Pharmacy Technicians perform routine tasks, such as counting tablets and labeling bottles. In addition, they receive prescriptions and must verify that the information is complete and accurate. Other duties may include preparing medication labels, maintaining patient files, and stocking medications.