Pharmacy Tech Certified

Westchester Medical Center Suffern , NY 10901

Posted 1 week ago

JOB SUMMARY:

The Certified Pharmacy Technician is responsible for performing all necessary functions to ensure optimal use of medications to achieve specific outcomes that improve a patient's quality of life, under direct supervision of a pharmacist, as prescribed by law and regulation for New York State and in accordance with the objectives, planning, and directives assigned to the areas of responsibility assigned by the Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist: Prepares medications for delivery to patients, repackages medications, delivers medications to patient care areas and utilizes PARx to refill automated dispensing machines.

  • Performs all functions necessary for Pyxis machines, including but not limited to, refilling, loading/unloading, managing inventory, managing outdated inventory, troubleshooting and regular physical maintenance.

  • Performs all necessary steps for maintaining departmental inventory including: order supplies and medications, receive/process supplies and medications, return supplies and medications, ensure supplies and medications are within expiration dating and restock supplies and medication storage areas as needed.

  • Maintains departmental records in accordance with policy and procedures.

  • Assists in ensuring 340B program Compliance.

  • Assists in maintaining 797 Compliance for the Sterile IV room including: performs daily equipment cleaning and performs sterile area cleaning.

  • Performs monthly nursing unit inspections.

  • Performs all functions specific to their assigned user role in Epic including: generates daily computer reports, process patient charges and credits accurately and message processing (inbox and anesthesia).

  • Communicates interdepartmentally and intradepartmental via telephone, computer, or physically to assist in medication distribution process and daily pharmacy processes.

QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:

Experience: Experience as a pharmacy technician is required, experience with automated dispensing machines preferred.

Education: A high school diploma or equivalency is required.

Licenses / Certifications: Technician certification required (PTCB).

Other: The individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials.

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