Gila River Health Care Pharmacy Tech Certified in Laveen, Arizona
Under the supervision, prepares and packages a variety of specialized pharmaceuticals as specified in prescription.
Receives and reviews written prescriptions or refill requests; determines kind, strength and dosage; verifies accuracy referring discrepancies to Pharmacist as appropriate
Enters new and/or refill prescription information into computer to provide for accuracy of patient profile and medications
Calculates and converts to proper weights and measure solutions, medications and drugs; visually checks for accuracy
Prepares unit dose medication carts according to patient profile cardex
Prepares, compounds, packages and labels pharmaceuticals
Receives and fills ward and clinic drug supply orders; computes requested drug/supply amounts.
Performs physical inventory of all pharmacy items to provide for continuous adequate stock levels in accordance with established policies and security requirements
Repackages items into smaller units as determined by usage; prepares labels to include generic name, manufacturer, lot/control number and shipment number
Maintains department logs of medications
Stocks Pyxsis with all non-controlled medications
Responds to routine inquiries from physicians, nurses and other staff; refers drug interactions, requests for new/replacement medications to Pharmacist
Participates in departmental orientation, on the job training and quality assurance programs/initiatives
Participates in a variety of department and hospital educational programs to maintain current skill and competency levels; identifies and discusses performance or training needs with Supervisor
Completion of a course of study leading to a high school diploma or equivalent
Completion of Pharmacy Technician certification course; 12 months previous pharmacy experience preferred
Must have at least one (1) year previous third party billing experience; medical terminology, ICD9 and CPT coding required; prior Medicare, AHCCS and RPMS experience preferred
Posting Title: Pharmacy Tech Certified
Department: KHC - Pharmacy Ex
Job ID: 2021-7885
Street: 17487 S. Health Care Dr.
Email Address: asuor@GRHC.ORG