Pharmacy Technician - LTC

  • Sector: MRS Pharmacy
  • Contact: Nikhil Sharma
  • Client: Medical Recruitment Strategies
  • Location: Medina, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 11 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH395537_1655155706
  • Contact Email: sharman@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

Job Responsibilities:

l Fills prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy, packaging medications for dispensing and for delivery, meeting the accuracy and productivity standards of the pharmacy

l Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels

l Participates in the periodic inventory of the pharmacy

l May check in drugs and supplies, stock shelves and remove out-of-date items from the inventory

l Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments, which may include non-sterile compounding

l Communicates with internal and external customers in a pleasant and professional manner

l May process returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction

l Assists in the training of new employees

Also performs at least one of the following:

l Works in the Controlled Drugs (Narcotics) Room;

l Works with automated machine to prepack drugs;

l Manages inventory functions such as monitoring pharmaceutical levels and identify expired medications, managing to the pharmacy standard for Days on Hand;

l Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system to produce labels (data entry);

l Mixes/packages IV medications, sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood Services facility-based medication dispensing machines (e.g., RxNow)

l Performs other tasks as assigned.

Timings: 12 PM to 9 PM.

Requirements: State Pharmacy Tech license required, PTCB preferred.