Pharmacy Technician- PRN Kindred Hospital, Northern Indiana -Mishawaka
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.
Assists Pharmacist to prepare and dispense medication.
Mixes pharmaceutical preparations, fills bottles with prescribed tablets and capsules, and prepares labels for bottles.
Fills orders with correct medications.
Prepares unit of use dosage when possible.
Processes records of medication and equipment dispensed to patient, computes charges, and enters data in computer.
Prepares intravenous (IV) packs.
Generates required reports; pick i.v., production reports.
Performs backup procedures correctly.
Recycles product as appropriate.
Changes prep and expiration date on recycled product.
Dates times and initials all vials for reuse.
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.
Receives and stores incoming supplies.
Counts stock and enters data in computer to maintain inventory records.
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.
and sterilizes glassware according to prescribed methods
: High School diploma or equivalent.
State Certification/Licensure as required by state.
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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IN-Mishawaka-Kindred Hospital - Northern Indiana
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