Job Description

  • Requisition ID
    2018-7301
    Shift
    01 - Days
    Department
    RX Pharm Hospital
    Facility
    John C Lincoln Med Center
    Position Type
    PRN (On-call)
    Physical Work Location and New Employee Orientation Location : Address
    50 E. DUNLAP
  • Overview

    HonorHealth is a non-profit, local healthcare organization known for community service and outstanding medical quality. HonorHealth encompasses five acute care hospitals with approximately 11,500 employees and 4,500 volunteers, over 70 primary and specialty care practices, clinical research, medical education, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, an Accountable Care Organization, two foundations, and extensive community services.

    HonorHealth is a leader in medical innovation, talent and technology with a genuine commitment to your growth. The health system's vibrant careers take place in an environment filled with opportunity and respect because we see the HONOR in you.

    Qualifications

    Education
    High School Diploma or GED Required

    Licenses and Certifications
    Pharmacy\LPT - Licensed Pharmacy Tech Upon Hire Required
    Pharmacy\PTCB - Pharmacy Tech Certification Upon Hire Required
    Current Pharmacy Technician Certification (CPhT) issued by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). Required

    Responsibilities

    Job Summary
    The Pharmacy Technician assists the pharmacist in the preparation, filling, and delivery of medications. Serves as a liaison to assist in the appropriate and timely delivery of information and pharmaceutical products to the customer. Provides back-up coverage preparing complex IV admixtures, Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) and Chemotherapeutic agents.
    • Compounds prescription medications and sterile or non-sterile pharmaceuticals. This includes but is not limited to chemotherapy, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), and IV admixtures.
    • Fills automated dispensing machines accurately. Runs reports as required to ensure proper filling of automated dispensing machines.
    • Retrieves medications from the narcotic automated storage (Pyxis CII Safe/Centrak) following all requirements for complete documentation of controlled substance distribution.
    • Pre-packages unit dose items by hand and via automated unit dosing equipment (Talyst/EXP) to maintain an ample supply of medications on hand at all times. Assures pre-packaging records are completed correctly
    • Completes and documents daily and monthly Quality Assurance (QA) checklists including nursing unit inspections, temperature logs and expired medication checklists.
    • Serves as a trainer and mentor for pharmacy technician I, new employees and technician students.
    • Preparing orders verified by a pharmacist prior to dispensing, generating reports, participating in medication cart filling, ensuring medication doses are delivered within established guidelines, completing medication credits and restocks returned medications, assisting the Inventory Specialist to assure the pharmacy is adequately stocked with needed medications and supplies, restocks pharmacy areas.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.



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