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Pharmacy Technician Day

October 17, 2023

Pharmacy Technician Day recognizes the invaluable contributions made by pharmacy technicians to patient health, safety and as an integral part of the healthcare team. It's a day for pharmacy technicians to reflect on their careers and realize the impact they've had on patients and fellow pharmacy professionals.

The Pharmacy Technician Society ℠ (TPTS) 

The Pharmacy Technician Society ℠ (TPTS) is a national membership organization dedicated to further elevating pharmacy technician roles in patient care and recognizing their important contributions to healthcare. TPTS, when it launches later this year, will be led by and comprised of pharmacy technicians. TPTS will provide critical advocacy and advancement opportunities for the pharmacy technician workforce in all patient care settings and offer a range of services, including robust education, professional development, networking, publications, and guidelines for the practice of pharmacy technicians. Read More.

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ASHP Technician Tuesday Podcasts

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PTF Advanced Pharmacy Technician Roles Resources

ASHP Connect Community

The Connect Community for Pharmacy Technicians has been designed exclusively for pharmacy technicians and those interested in advancing pharmacy technician roles to support successful pharmacy practice models. This community is a platform for individuals to discuss professional issues such as advanced technician practice roles, improvements in workflow or operations, and new and evolving roles for pharmacy technicians. Connect offers pharmacy technicians the unique opportunity to obtain perspectives from colleagues from across the country. Join the conversation

Join ASHP to celebrate Pharmacy Technician Day on October 17, 2023. Tag a Pharmacy Strong member of your team with the #ASHPPharmTech and #rxtechday hashtags. 

AJHP Pharmacy Technician Collection

This collection provides AJHP articles that describe pharmacy technicians contributions to pharmacy practice and patient care.

Tales from Technicians