Thanks to everyone who participated in the RxTechDay 2019 Scavenger Hunt Sweepstakes Challenge. The winners have been selected! Congratulations to the following members:
Camille Burk – Garmin Vivoactive 3 Smartwatch
Julie DeSanti – JBL Charge 3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
Jessica Barbour – Instant Pot Ultra 10 in 1 Pressure Cooker
Misty Truss – Nespresso Inissia Coffee Machine
Courtney Britton – Amazon Echo 2nd Generation Speaker
Misty Reyda – Ember Mug
Dawn Meyer – Amazon Fire 8 Tablet
Cory Debolt – Ravpower 22000 mAh Portable Battery Pack with Adapter
Elaina Bolton – Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds
Jalayne Sullivan – Winners choice of $50 gift card or PTSA membership
Here are the answers to the questions:
What is the PTSA mission statement?
Pharmacy Technician Society of Alberta’s mission is to:
- Advocate for the Pharmacy Technician profession
- Educate the public, members and affiliates on the pharmacy technician scope of practice
- To provide professional development and networking opportunities
You can find the mission statement on the About Us page
Name one of PTSA’s strategic goals for 2017-2020
The five goals are:
- Integrate Pharmacy Technicians into Practice
- Engage Technicians
- Provide Continuing Education
- Influence Political Issues
- Provide Good Governance for the Society
Read more about how we are Achieving our Mission with the strategic plan
Which company does PTSA have an affinity partnership with in terms of liability insurance?
PTSA in partnership with HDF Insurance and Encon Group has designed and developed a Professional Liability Insurance Program exclusively for PTSA Members. More information
Who won the Professionalism Award at the 2019 Annual Alberta Pharmacy Technician Conference?
List all forms of social media that PTSA uses
Who is the first pharmacy technician to be named to the NAPRA Board of Directors?
Tana Yoon was the First Pharmacy Technician Appointed to NAPRA
What day does Pharmacy Technician Day fall on this year?
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Name a gold sponsor of the PTSA Conference
Apotex and Fresenius Kabi are the Gold Sponsors of the 2019 PTSA Conference.
You can view all of the sponsors here
What does the acronym PTSA stand for?
Pharmacy Technician Society of Alberta
Which Minister of Health proclaimed the third Tuesday of 2018 as Pharmacy Technician Day in Alberta?
Pharmacy Technician Day Declaration 2018 from The Honorable Sarah Hoffman, Minister of Health
When was PTSA established?
How often does a PTSA membership need to be renewed?
What email address can you use to contact PTSA?
What are the dates of the 2020 Annual Alberta Pharmacy Technician Conference?
September 11 & 12, 2020
What device was demonstrated in the first Education Video Series?
Blood pressure monitor – view the video here