Pharmacy Technician- PRN Kindred Hospital, Northern Indiana -Mishawaka
Kindred Healthcare - Mishawaka, IN

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      Job Number: 132778 )

      Pharmacy Technician

      Summary: The Pharmacy Technician under the direct supervision of the Director of Pharmacy or Registered Pharmacist – and according to the standards procedures-dispenses additives for IV and irrigating solutions, mixes IV additive solutions as required using aseptic technique with the laminar air flow hood, types labels, prepares and files charge slips, and performs other related duties. Reports to the Director of Pharmacy.

      Pharmacy Technician

      Essential Functions:

      A: Job Specific: 1. Assists Pharmacist to prepare and dispense medication. 2. Mixes pharmaceutical preparations, fills bottles with prescribed tablets and capsules, and prepares labels for bottles. 3. Fills orders with correct medications. Prepares unit of use dosage when possible. 4. Processes records of medication and equipment dispensed to patient, computes charges, and enters data in computer. 5. Prepares intravenous (IV) packs. 6. Generates required reports; pick i.v., production reports. Performs backup procedures correctly. 7. Recycles product as appropriate. Changes prep and expiration date on recycled product. 8. Dates times and initials all vials for reuse. 9. Prioritizes work (i.e stats made first). Delivers IVS to proper locations. Restocks shelves and rotates stock. Properly disposes of non-recyclable solutions. Maintains i.v. refrigerator temperature log. 10. Receives and stores incoming supplies. 11. Counts stock and enters data in computer to maintain inventory records. 12. Returns medications to stock and rotates stock. Fills requisitions from Nursing floors in a timely fashion. Can calculate appropriate medication doses based on patient’s age Adult and Geriatrics. Cleans equipment and sterilizes glassware according to prescribed methods


      Qualifications: Education : High School diploma or equivalent. Licenses/Certification: State Certification/Licensure as required by state. Experience: Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Certified Pharmacy Technician in a hospital pharmacy setting . Basic understanding of the role of and use of a computer in the processing of prescription orders with minimum word processing skills . Proven experience with maintaining positive relationships with coworkers and customers.

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      Job : Clinical Operations
      Primary Location : IN-Mishawaka-Kindred Hospital - Northern Indiana
      Shift : Day

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