RUTLAND — Professional Compounding Centers of America has named Amanda Chisamore, of Wilcox Pharmacy in Rutland, as its pharmacy technician of the month for July, an award which is presented monthly to a technician at an independently owned compounding pharmacy who has demonstrated excellent service to their patients, health care providers, and pharmacy colleagues.
Compounding is the pharmacy method of preparing customized medications to meet each prescriber’s and patient’s unique needs.
Chisamore has been compounding for six years at Wilcox Pharmacy. She received an associate’s degree prior to coming to Wilcox Pharmacy, in applied science in veterinary technology, and was a veterinary technician for five years.
She has successfully completed PCCA’s Comprehensive Compounding Course in Houston, Texas. Chisamore obtained industry-leading education in compounding techniques, clinical topics, regulatory information, hands-on lab time, disease state lectures, problem-solving and clinical training.
Wilcox Pharmacy is located in Rutland at 252 Stratton Road, right across from Rutland Regional Medical Center.