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Pharmacy Technician/ Sharp Grossmont Hospital/ Variable Shift/ Per Diem

Job ID JR123868 Date Posted 05/26/2022
La Mesa, California
  • Grossmont Hospital
  • Variable
  • Per Diem
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What You Will Do
Under the supervision of a pharmacist, provides technical knowledge, skill and expertise required for the provision of comprehensive pharmaceutical care that supports the mission, values and philosophy of Pharmacy Services and Sharp HealthCare. Position requirement must include the ability to perform a majority of defined tasks below.

Required Qualifications

  • Other Education pursuant to licensure requirement.
  • California Pharmacy Technician License (TCH) - CA State Board of Pharmacy -REQUIRED

Preferred Qualifications

  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
  • 1 Year experience in hospital pharmacy environment.
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board -PREFERRED

Essential Functions

  • Prepares all IV admixtures in strict accordance with established guidelines.
    Runs fill lists (IV labels) and organizes workload to accomplish all admixture tasks in time to meet established batch delivery times.
  • Performs primary check of labeling to ascertain completeness of label according to established procedures.
  • Communicates special or urgent inventory needs to buyer, or follows-through with ordering or procuring if required.
  • Cleans and documents cleaning of horizontal laminar flow hood, Biological Safety Cabinet contiguous admixture areas, and shelving areas.
  • Performs all tubing and IV solution changes, equipment setup, testing and calibrations according to department procedures 100% of the time.
  • Delivers medications to and accurately places medications in Pyxis MedStations
  • Exchanges medication cassettes within designated time frame, appropriately transfers bulk medications/ removes discontinued medications from non-exchange medication cassettes.
  • Routinely checks nursing station refrigerators for discontinued medications.
  • Responds to special delivery requests to meet criteria established for STAT, ASAP and NOW medication orders.

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability or any other protected class

H.S. Diploma or Equivalent; Other; California Pharmacy Technician License (TCH) - CA State Board of Pharmacy; Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
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