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Pharmacy Technology : Home
Use this subject guide to help you find resources related to pharmacy technology and pharmacy technicians
Drug, disease and toxicology oriented information for health care professionals.
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BCTC Pharmacy Technician
The Pharmacy Technician program at BCTC is a two semester program leading to a certificate (Pharmacy Technician II). Its purpose is to prepare the student for a successful career as a pharmacy technician.
Information about the BCTC Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program at BCTC, including program plan and program coordinator information. Find out what classes you will need to take, and who you can contact for more details.
Health & Wellness Resource Center contains up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources. In addition, students, consumers, and health care professionals can find descriptions of and links to many pertinent health-related websites
CINAHL is the electronic equivalent to the Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature print index. The database lists citations or summaries to articles published in several thousand English-language nursing and allied health journals. CINAHL with Full Text also provides full text to hundreds of journals indexed by CINAHL, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records,research instruments and clinical trials.
MEDLINE can be used to search for citation information for over 4,800 current journals, including several pharmacy related titles.
Prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) is a computer-based exam administered at Pearson VUE test centers nationwide. PTCE scores are used to determine whether individuals have demonstrated the knowledge necessary to practice as pharmacy technicians.