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Injection Education Now Available for Alberta Pharmacy Technicians

Alberta pharmacy technicians can now register and complete the Pharmacy Technician Administration of Drugs by Injection online program available through the Continuing Pharmacy Education...

Role Clarification of Non-Regulated Pharmacy Employees

As the pharmacy practice environment continues to grow in complexity there remains a place for pharmacy assistants in our profession. In Alberta, Pharmacy Employee...
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Educational Video Series – Non-Sterile Compounding of a Topical Powder

The PTSA Education Committee has created a second educational video! The video illustrates incorrect use of personal protective equipment, appropriate donning and doffing practice,...

Success Stories

Success Stories: Kathy Parsons

Recalling her experiences during the wildfires that affected northern Alberta earlier this summer, Kathy Parsons hopes it doesn’t happen again, but says it was...

Success Stories: Kyle McDonald

Kyle McDonald is a husband and dad to two kids; he coaches his son’s soccer team and recently received his blue belt in karate....

Success Stories: Regan Tattersall

Throughout her career as a pharmacy technician, Regan Tattersall has seen significant change. She finds that her practice in a rural hospital pharmacy has...