One of the biggest concerns in the health care industry today is the increasing presence of antibiotic-resistant strains of diseases that could ultimately cause epidemics. In turn, the field of pharmacy technology has faced a massive challenge of trying to make advancements in antibiotics so…

Health care social media was dominated by two very different stories in 2014. On one hand videos of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge invaded our feeds and streams for what seemed like a very long summer, before more somber videos of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa started hitting our…

Regardless of what career you’re studying to enter, it’s imperative that you recognize the incredible value of time. Simply put: the single greatest resource that you have at your disposal while a full or part time student is your time. The more that you can capitalize on it, the better you’ll…

Students graduating from pharmacy tech colleges have a lot to look forward to. As the health care industry continues to evolve at a rapid pace, parts of the pharmacy tech landscape are changing with it.
To stay up to date on the latest trends within the profession, check out five big changes…

Hardly a day goes by where an advancement isn’t made in at least one part of the broad spectrum of medical science, and these advances, over time, contribute to the constantly heightening capacity of the field to benefit people.
Perhaps this is what attracts individuals to careers in medicine….

The international 2015 Consumer Electronics show took place in Las Vegas on January 6, and there were many innovative new products that may prove beneficial to the medical community. Bluetooth and smartphone technology now allows medical professionals to monitor the health of their patients from…

Each new year, January marks National Blood Donor Month, making it the perfect opportunity for all eligible adults to go out and contribute to a good cause. In the winter months, many regular donors give blood less frequently due to busy holiday schedules and problems commuting in inclement…