Pharmacy Technicians Play Critical Role as Immunizers

Melissa Pein, a pharmacy technician supervisor at Children’s Mercy Kansas City Hospital, discusses her CPhT 2021 conference presentation regarding pharmacy technicians and the role they play in vaccinations

In a Pharmacy Times® interview, Melissa Pein, a pharmacy technician supervisor at Children’s Mercy Kansas City Hospital, discussed her CPhT 2021 conference presentation regarding pharmacy technicians and the role they play in vaccinations.

She mentioned how pharmacy technicians as immunizers has impacted the pharmacy, what kind of training and certifications pharmacy technicians need to become immunizers, and how pharmacy technicians can advance their current role in immunizations to further their careers.