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Category: Clerical
Facility: Hutchinson Regional Medical Center
Department: PHARMACY
Schedule: PRN
Shift: Varied Shifts
Hours: day evening weekend
Job Details:

POSITION DESCRIPTION

 

 

This document is neither an employment contract, nor an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities for this position.

 

POSITION TITLE:

Pharmacy Tech II

DEVELOPED:

Unknown

POSITION CODE:

5412

REVIEWED:

Oct., 2012

DEPARTMENT:

7300 - Pharmacy

REVISED:

Oct., 2012

REPORTS TO:

Dir - Pharmacy

CLASSIFIED:

Unknown


 

 

PRIMARY CUSTOMERS: (check all that apply)

 

 

DIMENSIONS:

 

Patients

X

Physicians

 

Supervision:

# of Direct Reports:

     

 

Families

 

Visitors

 

 

# of Indirect Reports:

     

 

X

Promise Regional team

 

Other:

 

Budget:

Operating $:

     

 

X

Affiliate team

 

 

 

 

Payroll $:

     

 

                               

GENERAL SUMMARY:

            Performs specific functions authorized by the Kansas State Board of Pharmacy Rules under K.A.R. 68-5-15 and the supervision of a registered pharmacist.                       Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Stocks medications to all assigned areas of the pharmacy, including stocking of all incoming stock and restocking or disposing of all returned patient medications.
  • Performs various functions such as making calculations to determine appropriate amounts of diluents or drug used when compounding IV admixtures, prepares all types of chemotherapy and/or specialized drips and/or TPN mixtures, fills retail prescriptions, checks drug recalls, records refrigerator temperatures, reports and resolves Pyxis problems and discrepancies, checks medication stock for out dates, etc.
  • Demonstrates the ability to restock all drug kits (crash carts, trays, etc) on a daily basis.
  • Performs clerical functions such as answering the phone, taking orders, billing , etc.
  • Maintains the pharmacy, equipment and storeroom in a clean, sterile manner as required.
  • Functions performed affect the population ages newborn through geriatric.
  • Abides by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability privacy and security regulations regarding all aspects of Protected Health Information (PHI).


 

 

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively.

 

 

PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

 

·         Knowledge of pharmacy technician functions

·         Keyboard skills and 10 key

·              

 

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

 

  •      

 

 

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

·         Pharmacy technician experience in a hospital environment

·              

 

 

LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

 

  • Registered as a Technician by the Kansas State Board of Pharmacy
  •  

 

 

PREFERRED LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION:

 

·         Certification by PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board)

·              


Hutchinson Regional Medical Center

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

POSITION:  Pharmacy Technician II                             DATE:  Oct., 2012

 

Employees in this position are required to meet the following physical requirements:

 

 

A = Rarely or Never

 

C = Some Times each Day

 

B = Not Every Day

 

D = All or Most of the Time

 

 

 

Physical Factors:

 

Physical Strengths:

 

D

Standing/Stationary

 

Lifting – Push/Pull While Standing

 

 D

Standing/Moving About

D

Up to 10 lbs.

 D

Sitting

D

10 - 20 lbs.

 D

Climbing Stairs

D

20 - 50 lbs.

 D

Balancing

A

50 - 100 lbs

 D

Stooping/Bending

A

100+ lbs

 D

Kneeling

 

 

 D

Crouching

 

 

 D

Crawling

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moving:

 

Carrying:

 

 D

Reaching

 

 D

Up to 10 lbs.

 D

Handling

 

 D

10 - 20 lbs.

 D

Fingering

 

 D

20 - 50 lbs.

 D

Talking

 

 A

50 - 100lbs.

 A

Driving

 

 A

100 + lbs.

 D

Smelling

 

 

 

 D

Other:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visual Demands:

 

Hazardous Conditions:

 

D

Near Vision

 

A

Respiratory Irritants: Dust, Fumes, Gases

 D

Far Vision

 

 A

Skin Irritants: Dust, Fumes, Gases

 D

Depth Perception

 

 A

Allergic Irritants:  Dust, Fumes, Gases

 D

Accommodation

 

 A

Wet Work Hands

 D

Color Vision

 

 A

Wet Work Feet

 D

Field of Vision

 

 A

Operate Heavy Equipment

 

 

 

 A

Climbing Ladders

Hearing Demands:

 

 A

Working in High Places

D

Normal Noise Levels

 

A

Use of Firearms