PTEC Approves & Issues Position Statements at Annual Conference

The general membership has moved to adopt two positon statements for the Pharmacy Technician Educators Council (PTEC).

BREAKING. NEW ORLEANS, LA. At the 2015 General Business Meeting, held during the Annual Conference of PTEC, the general membership of the educator focused professional association as moved to adopt to position statements on pharmacy technician certification and membership to professional assocations. 

The first statement recognizes a single national standard in pharmacy technician certification: the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). The PTCE is nationally recognized across the United States of America as the premier professional entry and certification exam for pharmacy technicians.

The second statement encourages all pharmacy professionals and students to actively engage in pharmacy-specific professional associations that support professionalism and growth within the profession of pharmacy.

Additional position statements are under consideration for future consideration.

For the full text of the position statements, please vist the About PTEC portion of our website, which may be visited by clicking here.