Pharmacy Tech: Investigate a national organization and write papers covering the required areas. Investigate two associations – one national and one local. During your investigation, identify the following for each association:
Cost to join – Professional membership vs. student membership
Benefits/Advantages of joining
Disadvantages of joining
Submit the paper on your findings. This paper is to be typewritten at least two pages in APA format. Use a reference page (cite your work).
Notes: The associations have to be related to pharmacy or a pharmacy tech or health care field.
I live in USA (Michigan) SO THE two associations – one national and one local HAVE TO BE KOWN IN THE UNITED STATE.
For example: The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) is a national professional association of pharmacists, health care practitioners and others who develop and provide clinical, educational and business management services on behalf of more than 200 million Americans covered by a managed pharmacy benefit. AMCP members are committed to a simple goal: providing the best available pharmaceutical care for all patients.Some of the tasks AMCP’s more than 6,000 members perform include: for more information about this association visit http://www.amcp.org/AboutUs.aspx?
For example: The Michigan Association for Local Public Health is Unique in the nation, the Michigan Association for Local Public Health was founded in 1985 as a private, non-profit, 501-C3 state association. The Association is organized to represent Michigan’s 45 city, county, and district health departments before the state and federal legislative and executive branches of government: for more information about this association visit http://www.malph.org/