Northern Arizona Healthcare Pharmacy Technician Inpatient VVMC in Cottonwood, Arizona
Performs technical, clerical, and distributive pharmacy functions under the direction of a licensed pharmacist.
Patient Care * Performs basic calculations for compounding and order processing with accuracy.
Communicates with patient care units to ensure efficient drug distribution.
Aseptically prepares total parenteral nutrition solutions, injectable chemotherapy, antibiotics, and other medications for injectable therapy.
Performs bulk compounding and repackaging activities in accordance with generally accepted pharmacy guidelines. (USP795, Local, State and Federal rules and regulations).
Delivers medications to patient care units and processes returns.
Processes floor stock including automated distribution and stock carts.
Fills unit dose carts or Pyxis for patient medication distribution.
Provides general assistance and support to pharmacist staff including filling orders and preparing labels.
Restocks pre-hospital care boxes and other kits.
Compliance/Safety * Responsible for reporting any safety related incident in a timely fashion through the Midas/RDE tool; attends all safety related training programs; performs work in a safe manner; monitors work environment for possible safety issues and ensures others are also performing work in a safe manner.
Adheres to regulatory and organizational standards affecting patient care and safety as well as all hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Practices in a safe and cost effective manner.
Stays current and complies with state and federal regulations/statutes and company policies that impact the employees area of responsibility.
Ensures all certifications and/or licenses are up-to-date and valid prior to expiration dates.
Completes all company mandatory modules and required job specific training in the specified time frame.
Completes assigned station checks thoroughly each month and as needed.
Demonstrates initiative to maintain and enhance knowledge and skills required for unit.
Answering phones. Checking and responding to emails each shift.
Assures ADT (Admission, Discharge and Transfer) notification handling.
Processes patient charges and credits.
Distributes controlled substances appropriately.
Processes, receives, and correctly distributes wholesale orders to inventory.
Assists new technicians with their orientation and training.
High School Diploma or GED- Required Certification & Licensures
Licensed with State Board of Pharmacy- Required
Certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board- Required
3 months to 1 year- Preferred
Requisition ID: 2021-10578
Street: 269 S, Candy Ln
Experience: Arizona Pharmacy Tech License required
Full Name: First Last: DAWN JOHNSON
Email Address: email@example.com