Catholic Health Initiatives Certified Pharm Tech - Mercy Outpatient Pharmacy - FT 1.0 (Varied) in DES MOINES, Iowa
Certified Pharm Tech - Mercy Outpatient Pharmacy - FT 1.0 (Varied)
technical support in the delivery of pharmaceutical care to clients of Mercy
Medical Center’s Outpatient Pharmacies. Technical support includes the
preparation and delivery of medications and stocking and ordering of drugs and
other products. Technical work is performed under the supervision of a licensed
Preparespatient drug orders as follows (with proper checks performed by apharmacist as required by law): enterspatient prescription orders into the computer; selects correct medication,strength and dosage form; prepares labels; selects and affixes auxiliarylabels to medications as appropriate and legally required; counts, measures,weighs & pours medications; documents doses dispensed; filesmedication orders.
Cleanscounters, medication drawers, carts, shelves, and equipment as needed.
Assiststhe pharmacists with audits (e.g. allergy, weight, etc.).
Entersand fills stock bags and fills stock requisitions for other departments.
Accuratelyprocesses and restocks medications for departments utilizing automateddispensing systems, i.e. Pyxis/Acudose.
Performsa variety of medication inventory-related tasks including: communicationof stock utilization and ordering needs; assisting with reordering; checkingof expiration dating with alerts to pharmacists when needed; and rotatingand restocking.
Compoundsand labels extemporaneous liquid and solid products for patients accordingto procedure.
Answerstelephone and process requests according to procedures.
Participatesin the training of new technicians.
Chargesand credits individual patient accounts.
Accuratelyand efficiently waits on patients at the POS register and handles saletransactions.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
High school diploma or GED
Registered or eligible to registeras pharmacy technician with the State Board of Pharmacy Examiners within 30days of hire.
Pharmacy Technician Certification Programrequired.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule Varied Days
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0178259
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.