POSITION SUMMARY: The Pharmacy Technician under the supervision of Lead Pharmacy Technician and Pharmacy Operations Manager performs/supervises services in a designated area according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively within department and other services to create a system of quality health care.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: The Pharmacy Technician maintains the current knowledge base of being a hospital pharmacy technician. Abilities and skill sets must include but are not limited to; ability to calculate compounded medication needs, flow from assigned work roles to another, triage and ascertain what must be done daily and adjust to work flow demands, all under the guidance and supervision of the pharmacist staff. Assisting the pharmacist process medication orders, answer phones, great visitors to the pharmacy department and support of fellow registered technicians are some of the keys to this role supporting the goals of the pharmacy department.