Category: Technical Schedule: Per-Diem
Facility: Nashoba Valley Medical Center Shift: Split Shift Day/Evening
Department: NVS PHARMACY Hours: Weekends 7:30a-3:30p; evenings 3:00p-9:00p
Req Number: 33702 Union: Yes
Job Details: Licensure 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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