Pharmacy Tech II (Overnight Shift) Job

Children's Health - Pharmacy Careers

Job Number: 52446

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 9-26-2017

Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision of the Pharmacy Technician III and Pharmacist, this job is responsible for preparing unit dose medications, compounds, sterile IV admixtures and TPN solutions, for filling unit dose patient cassette units, for computer order entry and for providing technical support as needed.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES;

  • Prepare drug products for checking and dispensing by pharmacist, preparation includes selecting and preparing unit dose medication, compounding, repackaging and drawing up patient-specific doses; assure accuracy of the preparation for checking by pharmacist; maintain professional / ethical standards by complying with laws and regulations related to pharmacy practice, using good professional judgment, exhibiting reliability and credibility, demonstrating empathy for patients and maintaining confidentiality; complete required documentation and prepares medications for IV and cartfill needs.
  • Answer department telephones and assist pharmacist with responding to inquiries.
  • Perform computer entry for missing doses, patient charge and credits, and other documentation.
  • Deliver or restock medications; deliver pharmacist code box; assist in maintaining overall cleanliness and organization of work areas as well as maintaining a continuous level of readiness for inspection by external groups; perform other duties and special projects as required.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, CERTIFICATION

  • High school diploma or equivalent - REQUIRED
  • One year vocational/technical school degree - PREFERRED
  • 1-3 years of experience - PREFERRED
  • Certification as a Pharmacy Technician by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy - REQUIRED
  • IV Certification - REQUIRED
  • Chemotherapby Certification - PREFERRED

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