The Medication Technician
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In hospitals and healthcare settings, there is a high requirement for capable personnel who can distribute and administer medications to patients. Such personnel are required in hospitals, nursing facilities, correctional institutions, living homes, clinics and other similar healthcare institutions. In order to meet this demand, a whole new job role has emerged – that of a medication technician or medication aide. In order to become a medication technician, a short training course along with a test certification is mandatory according to state laws (French and Fordney, 2012). Medication technicians are also re...