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Actalent Pharmacy Technician in Frederick, Maryland


The Pharmacy Technician is responsible for providing services in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Supports the medication dispensing practice through accurate preparation of doses, delivery of medications via computerized tube system or hand delivered as needed, maintenance of Pyxis stock, CII Safe, and processes discharges and transfers. Performs stock billing functions. Assures that medication stock is in date and not deteriorated through monthly assigned checks. Repackages medications supporting the unit dose systems. Assists with monthly cleaning and disinfecting clean room per established procedure. Self-directed to work in an efficient and organized complying with hospital policies and procedures. Performs all duties of Pharmacy Technician under the direct supervision of a pharmacist. Participates in continuous process improvement initiatives. Previous IV experience, or ability and willingness to be trained, knowledge of USP 797 and 800 guidelines for IV sterile compounding, or ability to learn. Basic algebra used in calculating doses. High accuracy and consistency in following cleanroom and sterile IV compounding procedures, including the manipulation of hazardous drugs/chemotherapy.


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Additional Skills & Qualifications:

The Pharmacy Technician performs a variety of duties and technical tasks to assist the pharmacist, patients, and healthcare providers in an inpatient hospital setting. Supports the medication dispensing practice through accurate preparation of doses, delivery of medication, processes discharges and transfers, assures medication stock is in date, repackages medications, assists with cleaning and disinfecting clean room per established procedure. Inpatient experience preferred but not required. Willing to take candidates who have retail experience at least 2-3 years of experience. Basic computer/keyboard skills (including MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and a good understanding of medical terminology are required. Must be able to participate in all aspects of drug distribution, communicate with other hospital employees, and prioritize work based on acuity/need

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.