pharmacy assistant

pharmacy assistant

A person in the UK who has an National Vocational Qualification Level (NVQ) 2 in Pharmacy Services, and works alongside a pharmacy technician and under the supervision of a registered pharmacist in hospital and community settings.

Pharmacy assistants have a range of roles and responsibilities and thus different job titles will apply. In the community sector these will include dispenser, dispensing assistant, pharmacy assistant and healthcare assistant. Within the hospital sector the titles pharmacy assistant and assistant technical officer are more commonly used.
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18, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- RxREVU, the prescription intelligence company, has just announced a partnership with My Pharmacy Assistant, the prescription advocacy service helping low-income patients find their medications for a fraction of the cost through Patient Assistance Programs.
She went to Mount Pleasant Junior School and Moor End High School, before starting work in Huddersfield, including several years as a pharmacy assistant in Bradley.
Pharmacy assistant WENDY NEWTON, 54 - she survived breast cancer 14 years ago.
Conan Doyle lived and worked in Birmingham for several months each year from 1879 to 1882 as an Aston pharmacy assistant in breaks between his studies Edinburgh University.
Join on our page " The inquest heard that Ms Joshi was born in Malawi and worked as a pharmacy assistant.
Pharmacy assistant Cheri Hassan, patient David Thomas and Isabel Wiggins, branch manager, at The Co-operative Pharmacy in Bute Place, calling on local people to have their say
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According to an official notification issued here by the Medical Faculty on Thursday, the examinations of Dispenser, Medical Technician, Laboratory Assistant, X-Ray Assistant, Pharmacy Assistant, Dental Assistant, Operation Theatre Assistant and Eye Technician are scheduled to be held on August 19 at the auditorium of the civil hospital.
This contract covers the preparation, issuance and delivery of drugs by a pharmacist or pharmacy assistant to patients detained in the prison of Marche-en-Famenne on behalf of the Branch EPI - prisons.
SINGLE mum Michelle Spink, a parttime pharmacy assistant earning PS11,000 a year, will gain just 73p a week from Universal Credit while tax and benefit changes will make her PS31 a week poorer.
We recommend that additional club facilitator and pharmacy assistant posts be created and funded within the facility, NPO or primary healthcare team.
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