Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient 8/27/2016

Harper Hospital Detroit, MI

Company
Harper Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
20394BR
AJE Ref #
575990479
Location
Detroit, MI
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title
Pharmacy Technician - Inpatient

Job Location Name
Harper Hospital

Job Description
Under the direction and final check of a licensed Pharmacist, prepares, packages and labels IV and unit dose interim and maintenance medications according to prescriber orders and to established policies and procedures. Utilizes mathematical calculations to ensure accuracy and maintains a sterile environment. Delivers floorstock medication, patient-specific medication, emergency boxes and crash cart trays to patient care areas. May process and deliver controlled substances to patient care areas maintaining appropriate controlled substance inventory and documentation. Collects and returns medication orders and unused and expired medications from the patient care areas to the pharmacy for appropriate processing. Performs related charge functions. Responds to requests and inquiries from hospital employees and customers and provides appropriate information regarding medication orders. Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
1.High School Diploma or equivalent.

2.Licensed as a Pharmacy Technician in the State of Michigan by 10/1/15.

3.Prior pharmacy experience and/or completion of formal pharmacy technician training including knowledge of medical and pharmaceutical terminologies is preferred.

4.Certification is preferred.

Category
Pharmacy
Technician

Work Shift
Varies

Benefit Status
Contingent

Bi-Weekly Hours
20

Work Week
varies

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