Under the supervision of a licensed Pharmacist performs routine and specialized technical and clerical duties for drug distribution to patients. This individual has excellent customer service skills and is able to function independently within their scope of responsibility. The incumbent is able to demonstrate leadership skills on a day to day basis. This job builds on the responsibilities of a Pharmacy Technician Certified II.
Prepares prescription and non-prescription medication and/or devices.
Stocks and replenishes stock locations and automated dispensing machines and/or robots.
Serves as a preceptor and assists with orienting and training of pharmacy department staff. Provides CII oversight.
Communicates supply issues, problems or discrepancies to the appropriate personnel.
Assists with workflow management
Inpatient and Infusion Only:
Prepares intravenous admixtures or other sterile drug products (including antineoplastic, investigational and hazardous medications) in accordance with USP chapters and under supervision of a licensed Pharmacist.
Prepares or compounds non-sterile drug products (including antineoplastic, investigational and hazardous medications) in accordance with USP chapters and under supervision of a licensed Pharmacist.
Utilizes closed system transfer devices to limit potential exposure of the environment to hazardous medications.
Follows investigational protocols in the preparation of study medications, maintains records of preparation, stability, and dispenses as required.
Maintains the hardware and software of the department's multiple computer systems.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Associates degree in a health or relatedfield, with 1 year of pharmacy experience, or the equivalent in education andexperience preferred.
Ability to work in a fast pacedenvironment with accuracy.
Ability to multitask and attention todetail.
Ability to maintain composure understressful situations.
Required Licensure/Certification Skills: