Elliot Health System Pharmacy Technician II- Sterile Compounding in Manchester, New Hampshire
40 hours per week, 3:00pm-11:30pm, including weekends
Prepares and distributes medication within Elliot Health System.
Performs in all pharmacy technician roles within the department including the IV room.
Applies knowledge of USP 797 Pharmaceutical Compounding of Sterile Preperations.
Performs controlled substance audits to identify potential discrepancies.
Compounds intravenous medications according to USP 797 Pharmacauetical Compounding of Sterile Preperations.
Processes and prepares all patient specific medications as per provider order for pharmacist check.
Distributes prepared medications to health system locations.
Maintains automated dispensing cabinet medication inventory.
Triages telephone calls to appropriate pharmacy personnel.
Repackages and restocks medications using robotic technology.
Performs monthly floor inspections to assigned area locations.
Triages nursing staff electronic communications to pharmacists.
Serves as pharmacist operational support during assigned shifts.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Knowledge of current hospital practice standards.
Knowledge of NH drug laws
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others including nurses, managers, vendors, and other health care industry personnel.
Proficient in all duties of an Elliot Hospital Pharmacy Technician including; IV Room Technician, OR Technician, Packaging Technician, Non-Sterile Compounding Technician, Main Pharmacy Technician
Proficient in compounding intravenous medications according to USP 797 Pharmacauetical Compounding of Sterile Preperations.
Education: High school diploma required.
Experience: Three years of pharmacy experience or two years of Elliot Hospital pharmacy experience required.
Certification/Licensure: NH Board of Pharmacy Registration and Certification Required.