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Cert Pharmacy Tech 8/13/2016

VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia) Richmond, VA

Company
VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
101410117009
AJE Ref #
575874405
Location
Richmond, VA
Job Type
Temporary
Required Licenses/Certifications
Appropriate licensure is required

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Company: VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Facility: VCU Health System - MCV Hospitals at Richmond
Department: Ambulatory Care Ctr Pharm


VCU Health Systems Ambulatory Care Center Pharmacy is seeking a full time Certified Pharmacy Technician to aid pharmacists in providing pharmaceutical care services to patients by assisting in the preparation, dispensing, record keeping, and transporting of medications for all patients including the following age groups: neonatal, pediatric, adolescence, adult, and geriatric. Under minimal supervision, performs the required duties of a technician at a high level of proficiency, demonstrating exemplary work behaviors and ownership for the success of the work area.

Responsibilities
Performs tasks designated by the pharmacist to assist in patient care that do not legally require a pharmacists supervision or verification.
Communicates effectively with all staff members.
Identifies equipment or operational problems and brings them to the attention of a pharmacist or pharmacy manager.
Interacts with other health care practitioners in a multidisciplinary environment.
Must be available to work all shifts, weekends, holidays, and emergency coverage.

Qualifications

Required
High school diploma or equivalent
Current certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
Current licensure with the Virginia State Board of Pharmacy
By virtue of societal trust and security explicitly imparted to pharmacies for the control of drugs, candidate/incumbent must have a clean criminal record (i.e. no felony conviction; no drug or pharmacy related convictions, including misdemeanors; no denial, suspension, revocation, or restriction of registration or licensure by any State Board of Pharmacy)

PreferredOne year previous pharmacy practice experience in a similar settingPrevious experience using a standard keyboard and typing speed of 20-30 words per minute

Full time 7: Rotating High school diploma or equivalent is required Appropriate licensure is required Certification required per job description Computer skills are required Customer service skills are required Excellent communication skills are required Experience is preferred