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Pharmacy Technician

  • Location: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: 22-24.75 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2021-10-04
  • Job Ref: 21-20031
Job Summary
Responsible for compounding and preparing pharmaceuticals for home care and ambulatory patients under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist and in accordance with dispensing documents and established guidelines. Responsible to maintain the pharmacy and designated areas per CHOP Home Care, CHOP policy and procedure and all regulatory and accrediting agency guidelines.
Job Responsibilities
Responsible to provide accurate and timely compounding and preparation of pharmaceuticals for Home Care and Ambulatory patients.
Prepares accurately, through the proper use of equipment and techniques, sterile and stable infusions based on CHOP Home Care policy for home infusion, pharmacy dispensing, and ambulatory patients.
Responsible to complete all pharmaceutical compounding/preparation and Quality Control documentation timely and in compliance with CHOP Home Care policy and all regulatory guidelines.
Apply knowledge and understanding of USP 797 Guidelines and State Pharmacy Regulations
Monitors required areas for outdates, cleanliness, organization, and drug/supply stock levels.
Maintains, purchases and organizes inventory supply in a manner which minimizes inventory storage cost, wastage, and stock-outs. Ensures inventory is rotated properly, stored in appropriate conditions and location with 100% accuracy.
Prepares medication in a manner that minimizes cost due to wastage.
Participates in departmental process improvement initiatives.
Provides coverage for Sr. Pharmacy Technician role as related to Growth Hormone patient care and dispensing based on established guidelines.
Performs other duties as assigned by Home Care Management.

Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
Home Care experience preferred
Infusion compounding experience preferred