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      NHA’s PharmaSeer Math™ Prepares Pharmacy Technicians to Master Calculations Used in Pharmacy Practice, to Reduce Dosage Errors

      Posted by Kate Ressler on December 2019
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      OnScript with NHA Podcast Launches, Starting a Critical Conversation for Pharmacy Technicians

      Posted by Kate Ressler on August 2019

      The first podcast within the Pharmacy Podcast Network to focus on pharm techs will explore their impact on workflow and patient care

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      Survey Results Show Employers Increasingly Require or Encourage Certification for Allied Health Professionals

      Posted by Kate Ressler on May 2019

      National Healthcareer Association’s 2019 Industry Outlook highlights trends in certification and skill level in this fast growing industry

      LEAWOOD, Kan. (May 21, 2019) – According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the growth rate for some allied health occupations outpaces the average growth rate for all occupations by more than 250%. With the growing market need to employ more allied health professionals, National Healthcareer Association (NHA) has released its 2019 Industry Outlook, which wasconducted as part of its third edition of access™: an allied health industry journal. The research gathered data and insights from employers, seeking to understand their needs and the attributes of their most successful allied health professionals.

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      Transforming Patient Behavior through NHA’s Principles of Health Coaching™

      Posted by Kate Ressler on May 2019

      Specialty certificate program teaches fundamental skills to help every member of the care team effectively engage, educate, and motivate patients for lasting behavioral changes

      LEAWOOD, Kan. (May 1, 2019)– The National Healthcareer Association (NHA) is pleased to announce the launch of Principles of Health Coaching™, its newest online specialty certificate program that empowers current and future clinical care professionals with health coaching skills they can incorporate in their everyday practice to improve patient engagement and adherence. The new certificate program provides every member of the care team with more accessible learning and practice resources through self-paced, interactive eLearning modules and motivational interviewing simulation. 

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      NHA’s PharmaSeer™ Prepares Pharmacy Technicians to Fill In-Demand Jobs

      Posted by Kate Ressler on April 2019

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      Accelerated Training Programs Use Innovative Funding Model to Decrease the Skills Gap in Virginia

      Posted by Kate Ressler on March 2019

      Virginia’s economy has a skills gap, and it’s not alone. There simply aren’t enough credentialed workers to fill the open jobs in practically every state, according to the National Skills Coalition.

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      Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 NHA Pharmacy Technician Recognition

      Posted by Kate Ressler on February 2019

      Together with the California Pharmacist Association (CPhA), NHA announces the inaugural California Pharmacy Technician Recognition Program. The awards will be presented live at Western Pharmacy Exchange Annual Conference on April 13thduring the CPhA Awards Ceremony Luncheon from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. “Recognizing high performing innovators amongst pharmacy technicians, technician educators and employers is an important way to elevate the pharmacy technician profession,” said Jessica Langley, Executive Director of Education and Advocacy at NHA. The application process is now live in the following categories:

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      NHA and California Pharmacists Association Partner to Expand Pharmacy Technician Certification Offerings

      Posted by Kate Ressler on January 2019

       

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