What is a pharmacy assistant?
The first person a customer meets when they enter pharmacy is usually a pharmacy assistant.
A pharmacy assistant has to deal professionally and confidently with customers on a large range of health, personal care and beauty issues. Pharmacy assistants deal with everything from accepting prescriptions through to infant care, wound and skin care, cough and cold medication and beauty advice.
Community pharmacies are complex health and well being advisory centres and pharmacy assistants have a primary position in offering correct information to customers.
What do they do?
Pharmacy assistants are expected to undertake a range of duties including:
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