Cert Pharm Tech - Oh Reg/pharmacy/upper Valley Medical Ctr/full Time/varied hours/80 hours Per Pay - #19543996
Premier Health Partners
Under the direct supervision of the Pharmacy Leadership and Pharmacists and according to standard procedures, upon receiving physician orders, assists in the preparation, distribution, and documentation of medication processes within the health care system.
Essential Duties & Functions:
Prepare medication doses prior to a pharmacist's review & dispensing
Restock medications in automated dispensing cabinets
Delivery of medications to patient care areas
Monitor drug inventory levels to ensure a continuous supply of medications without stockpiling supplies
Must maintain clean and safe working environment
Troubleshoot problems and/or do minor maintenance on all pharmacy equipment, printers, computers and telecommunication equipment with adequate training in the pharmacy. Must be familiar with pharmacy software.
Must use aseptic technique, wear appropriate attire, and follow standards in aseptic compounding
Education Required: High School completion / GED
Certified Pharmacy Technician as demonstrated by certification from an organization that has been recognized by the board. National Healthcareer Association (ExCPT Certification) or Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).
Registered with the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy as a "Certified Pharmacy Technician".
Experience Required: No prior job-related work experience
Preferred experience: Prior hospital, long-term care or retail experience preferred
Possess good interpersonal skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and problem solving skills
Able to read and write printed material in English
Proficiency with computer keyboard operations
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications preferred
Ability to compute simple algebraic ratios, volume/volume percentage and weight/volume percentage
Ability to troubleshoot problems and/or do minor maintenance on all pharmacy equipment, printers, computers and telecommunication equipment with adequate training in the pharmacy. Must be familiar with pharmacy software
Possess ability to work well with other health care workers and perform as team member
Flexibility in scheduling essential as mentor/trainer of new coworkers