Pharmacy Tech II, Pearland in Pearland, TX at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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Job Description

The Pharmacy Technician II is responsible for accurately performing all advanced and basic pharmacy technician functions in a timely manner. In addition, they may be responsible for performing duties associated with Automated Dispensing Cabinets (ADCs) and other specialized duties as assigned by the pharmacy management team.
Duties (included but not limited to):
*Identifies critical issues, prioritize workload and communicate to appropriate personnel any issues in a timely manner
*Completes all education requirements and/or other activities needed to maintain competency
*Interacts in person and by phone with hospital personnel politely and appropriately.
*Accurately maintains required documentation logs
*Complies with facility policy and procedures and regulatory requirements
*Responsible for maintaining medication storage and security as per regulatory requirements throughout the organization
*Accurately performs audits (i.e. anesthesia, overrides, billing, etc.) as assigned
*Performs quality control and performance improvement functions as assigned
*Accurately performs and documents monthly medication storage area inspections as assigned
*Performs administrative billing functions
*Completes OR charges in a timely manner as assigned
*Assists the pharmacists in clinical reviews as assigned (i.e. medication reconciliation, triaging reports, etc).
*Accurately performs required calculations Accurately and safely compounds and label medications and parenteral admixtures
*Always utilizes aseptic techniques in the preparation of parenteral compounding
*Compliant with all USP 797 daily/monthly requirements (i.e. Cleaning laminar airflow cabinets and biological safety cabinets, wearing personal protective equipment, etc.)
*Always obtains a final check from the pharmacist before releasing any prepared parenteral compounds, before packaging any medication, or dispensing any medication
*Prepares all work records needed for day at their designated times including the Discontinued, *Transfers, and Discharges Lists of parenteral preparations and efficiently processes these reports before they are dispensed to the patient care areas
*Compounds chemotherapy preparation per established protocol
*Accurately transports medications and other pharmacy supplies in a timely manner to appropriate areas
*Accurately fills orders in the pharmacy Process medication returns and restocking to the pharmacy
Proficient in automated dispensing systems

Job Requirements

Demonstrate some relevant theoretical knowledge Apply known solutions to a variety of predictable problems Applies and performs processes that require a range of well developed skills where some discretion and judgment is required Interpret available information using discretion and judgment Take responsibility for own outputs in work and learning
Take responsibility for the outputs of others
 High School Diploma or equivalent required
 Minimum of at least 1 year of hospital experience
National Certification (CPhT) required Active Registered pharmacy technician, as per State requirements, in good standing with the appropriate State Board of Pharmacy