Clinical Pharmacy Technician

Employer
GBMC HealthCare
Location
Towson, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 23, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Department 720, Pharmacy Schedule Full Time Shift Evening 8 Hour Shifts (3 pm - 11:30 pm) Hours 40 Job Details I. JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Under direct supervision and following prescribed procedures, assists in processing physicians' medication orders. Prepares various drugs and IV solutions for delivery to patients and labels pharmaceutical orders. Performs measuring, mixing, and pouring in conjunction with compounding activities for patient care. Education HS or equivalent. Experience Skills . Basic knowledge of the metric system. . Basic knowledge of the different types of pharmaceutical dosage forms and drug nomenclature. . Ability to perform the basic ratio and proportion mathematical calculations. . Ability to enter data via various computer applications in a timely manner. . Performs other duties as assigned. . Competent to safety handle medications Licensures, Certifications . Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) Certification . Maryland Registered Pharmacy Technician Physical Requirements . Manual dexterity necessary to maintain aseptic technique while meeting production demands in the preparation of IV admixtures. . Must not have an allergy to medications mixed in the IV admixture laboratory. . Ability to walk and stand for the duration of the scheduled work time and to lift, push and pull weights of up to forty pounds . Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail. Working Conditions . Temperature conditions in the IV admixture laboratory may reach 80oF. . There is the possibility of topical exposure to drugs used in the preparation of IV admixtures, eg antibiotics. . Normal Medical Center environment, may be exposure to noise, dust, temperature, and the like. Conditions of Employment