Episode 12: What is Trending in Canadian Pharmacy Technician Practice



Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a pharmacy technician in Canada? We've got you covered. Don’t miss this information packed episode that provides insights into pharmacy practices outside of the US. 

  • September 10, 2020 |
  • Jeremy Sasser

3 Ways NHA P360 Vitals™ Can Help You Build Smarter Study Sessions

NHA P360 Vitals™ could be the secret sauce for remediation planning in remote and hybrid learning environments. If you are using NHA online exam preparation materials as part of your instruction— you already have access! Its powerful analytics allow you to see inside the study habits and comprehension levels of your class, at both the cohort and individual level.

Think of this tool as your assistant coach for the classroom. Based on data gathered from the many quizzes and activities inside the study materials, P360 Vitals will help you group students of similar skill or comprehension levels and then makes data-backed recommendations on what content areas they should focus on. 

  • September 7, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Why Self-Management Skills Are Vital for Pharmacy Technicians

Pharmacy technicians are an indispensable part of the pharmacy team. Without them, pharmacists would be overwhelmed and business would slow to a crawl. An overworked pharmacist is not only more likely to get burned out, but also to commit medication errors that can put patients at serious risk.

  • August 27, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Building Communication Skills Through Virtual Simulation 

Join us for a free webinar to hear from an educator who relied on NHA’s virtual simulation product solutions as programs moved on-line. See a demo of PersonAbility™  and Principles of Health Coaching™ along with implementation tools. We have the resources in this unpredictable time that can help flex your plan, whether your programs are on-line, in the classroom or a combination.

  • August 5, 2020 |
  • Meg Sutton

3 Key Takeaways From the 2020 CECU Virtual Conference

In the era of COVID-19, virtual events and conferences are supporting health educators, encouraging them to keep learning and adapting to our current normal.  The 2020 Career Education Colleges and Universities Virtual Convention offered an opportunity to grow from each other’s experience, as well as that of industry experts. Among the highlights, two informative panel discussions led by the CECU President and CEO Steve Gunderson explored the future of postsecondary career education and what work may look like post-pandemic.

Here are three overarching conference themes

  • Stackable programs and credentials
  • Strengthening school and employer relationships
  • Accessibility and flexibility
  • August 1, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Controlled Substances Training for Pharmacy Technicians

Controlled substance abuse is an ongoing challenge for medical professionals. The opioid crisis has lasted for well over a decade with no end in sight, and even when it’s eventually brought under control, other controlled substances will still have recreational appeal.

  • July 30, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Episode 11: Pharmacist Moms Supporting Pharmacy Technician Moms

Work/life balance can be difficult to achieve, especially for working professionals who also carry the title of “mom.”  In this episode, Jeremy and Jessica interview Dr. Suzy Soliman, the founder of the Facebook group “Pharmacist Moms.” 

  • July 23, 2020 |
  • Jeremy Sasser

The Most Effective Communication Training for Healthcare Workers at Every Level

Should healthcare employers be providing training to improve soft skills such as communication? If so, when?

  • July 16, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

How to Encourage Patients to Take COVID-19 Seriously

While the medical and science community continues to deepen its understanding of the novel coronavirus, the most effective prevention strategies are in the hands of patients. Washing hands, social distancing, wearing a mask in public, disinfecting frequently-touched surfaces, and reviewing personal risk are all behaviors that can help reduce patients' risk of COVID-19.

  • July 9, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association

Community Connect Forum Recap: Clinical Skills for Medical Assistants and Creative Options for Externships

A panel of higher education leaders joined together for an online forum to discuss how they are adjusting in the educator space to teach both simulation and externship skills and objectives during the time of COVID-19. 

  • July 8, 2020 |
  • Jessica Langley

Overcoming Math Anxiety: A Guide for Educators

“I’m no good with numbers.”

“I’m more of a language person.”

“Math just never clicked for me.”

As an educator, you’ve no doubt heard some variation of these from learners throughout your career. You might think of them as excuses; after all, nobody is born knowing how to do math. Some people pick it up more quickly than others, but with a bit of practice anyone can learn, right?

  • July 2, 2020 |
  • National Healthcareer Association





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