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Category: Technical Schedule: Per-Diem
Facility: Nashoba Valley Medical Center Shift: Shift varies
Department: NVS PHARMACY Hours: 3:00pm-11:30pm
Req Number: 39161 Union: Yes
Job Details: Certification is required.

Nashoba Valley Medical Center, located in Ayer, Massachusetts, has an opening for a per diem Pharmacy Technician. 

 

Job Summary:  Assists the pharmacist by filling physician orders for medications for oral, rectal, topical and injectable use; mixes IV admixture solutions as required using aseptic technique in the Laminar Air Flow hood; types labels, prepares and files charge slips and performs other related duties.

 

Job Responsibilities: 

·          Assists the pharmacist in providing medication, drug information and pharmaceutical services to patients, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.

 

·          Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.

 

·          Prepares intravenous solutions and admixtures.

 

·          Maintains inventory of supplies and reorders them accordingly.

 

·          Assists in filling prescriptions.

 

·          Processes records of medications and supplies dispensed to patients or customers, computes charges and either enters them into the computer or forwards them to Data Processing.

 

·          Aids in the training of Pharmacy Technician students or new employees.

 

·          Receives and stores incoming deliveries of medication and supplies.

 

 

Job Requirements:

·          High School Diploma or equivalent.

·          One year related pharmacy experience and graduate of certified pharmacy technician school.

·          MA Licensure



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