PTCB Certifies Over Half a Million Pharmacy Techs

The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)  announced in an October 2 news release that as of June 30, 2013, they have certified over half a million pharmacy technicians.

“Passing the half-million mark is an exciting milestone in the growth of PTCB’s nationwide certification program,” said PTCB Executive Director and CEO Everett B. McAllister, MPA, RPh. “The PTCB CPhT credential represents an excellent pathway to employment opportunities for pharmacy technicians. It enables them to stay current and be prepared to meet the requirements of the occupation as our healthcare system evolves.”