Pharmacy Technician 2 - Meds to Beds
Job ID: R0028891 | Pharmacy | Full time | Charlottesville, VA
Prepares and delivers medications to patients and/or nursing units under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist/licensed independent practitioner. Demonstrates the ability to competently work in different general and specialized areas of pharmacy practice.
  • Demonstrates the ability to competently work in general and specialized areas of pharmacy practice.
  • Participates in the training of new employees.
  • Fills and delivers medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist/licensed independent practitioner.
  • Policies and procedures are followed consistently.
  • Ensures adequate supplies are available for continuous patient care.
  • Triages and escalates any questions or issues outside the pharmacy technician scope of practice to the staff pharmacist or supervisor as needed.
  • Uses appropriate systems for processing of patient information.
  • Ensures quality assurance is maintained according to departmental and legal requirements.
  • Participates in daily rounds with inpatient medical teams.
  • Assists with the patient's transitions of care with Case Managers, Social Workers and Nurses to minimize delays during the patient discharge process.
  • Operates pharmacy equipment appropriately.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned
Position Compensation Range: $17.31 - $26.83 Hourly


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent
Experience: 6 months minimum relevant experience required
License/Certification:

  • Commonwealth of Virginia Pharmacy Technician Registration required.
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) required.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires standing for prolonged periods. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull less than 20lbs.


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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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