Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Pharmacy Tech

Expired Job

US Oncology, Inc. Amarillo , TX 79105

Posted 5 months ago

Position SummaryTexas Oncology Pharmacy is seeking a technician for 25-30 hours per week. The candidate must be available to work 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Texas Oncology is both a retail and infusion pharmacy. Applicants must be able to currently fill prescriptions, adjudicate insurance claims proficiently, and provide excellent customer service. In addition, applicants will be required to do sterile compounding, including chemotherapy.

Candidates for this position must be certified pharmacy technician; sterile compounding training is preferred but not required. Benefits are included with this position.


Under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist working within a licensed pharmacy, performs the technical, nonjudgmental aspects of medication preparation. With minimal supervision, responsible for record keeping and inventory control.

Tasks are subject to sequential or final verification by a registered nurse or a registered pharmacist. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards. Specific state law may regulate that only licensed individuals perform compounding or mixing responsibilities. as a results, certain incumbents are prohibited from said tasks.


  • Prepare medication orders by compounding or admixing medications under supervision of a registered pharmacist.

  • Checks all orders for completeness of information.

  • Verifies patient information and proper physician authorization.

  • Checks all orders for insurance approval before admixing.

  • Under a professional's supervision, admixes drugs as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner as per department guidelines, and preparing all drugs with OSHA guidelines and interoffice guidelines.

  • Calculates correct dosage volumes, converting between metric and apothecary equivalents. Maintains indigent patient drug programs as needed.

  • Counts controlled drugs weekly and maintains records. Maintains current drug information and MSDS sheets. Properly disposes all materials used when mixing chemo or non-chemo IVs.

  • Cleans hood daily as stated in policy and procedures. Logs and dates all drugs that are being used.

  • Checks drugs monthly for outdates. Keeps accurate temperature logs. Keeps accurate logs on all protocol drugs and patient assistance drugs.

  • Maintains proper control documentation of medications, including lot numbers and all other quality assurance activities.

  • Complete inventory control of medications. Orders supplies and medications.

    Receives and shelves medications. Ensures that standard drug supplies are in adequate supply in all departments.

  • Prepares labels. Files and prepares billing. Thorough understanding of department automation, data entry and report generation.


High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum five to seven years experience in a pharmacy with IV skills.

Oncology background preferred or extensive IV preparation experience. IV certification preferred. Certification Pharmacy Technician certificate or State Pharmacy Board requirement recommended. Completion of an ASHP accredited program or community college based program recommended.


The physical demands described here are the representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical demands of this job typically require full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination and the ability to read and note appropriate measurements. Requires sitting/standing for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 40 lbs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to direct contact with patients with potential for exposure to toxic substances, medicinal preparations, and chemotherapeutic agents.

The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

upload resume icon
See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Certified Pharmacy Tech

United Family Of Stores

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 1/3/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-04-03T00:00 The Certified Pharmacy Technician first and foremost is responsible for guest satisfaction. He/She is responsible to the company for the efficient, safe, effective operation of the Pharmacy. * When a guest enters my area or department, my first and most important responsibility becomes to acknowledge, greet, and engage that guest * Responsible to our guests and for building a reputation for ultimate guest service * Responsible for handling of prescriptions, counting, labeling and reconstituting prescriptions * Maintain confidentiality when handling patient records. * Maintain guest charge and delivery records. * Mail out prescriptions * Responsible for calling physicians' offices for refills * Other duties as assigned by management * Must have high school diploma or equivalent * Must be registered with the State Board of Pharmacy * Must have earned and maintain PTCB certification through the designated PTCB training program and/or state required registration * Must maintain required continuing education and renew license as required by State Board * Flexible schedules, including evening and weekend hours required * Experience in retail pharmacy is a plus * Pharmacy team will train, but individual must have the ability to complete on the job training and exam which includes, but not limited to: * Guest service duties, efficient utilization of pharmacy technology (computer, email, etc.) * Prescription input and preparation * Pharmacy inventory control * Pharmacy related math * Must pose knowledge of Pharmacy related law * Excellent oral and written communication skills * Perform all other physical aspects of the job including bending, squatting, lifting, climbing, standing and walking for 8-10 hour period * Ability to function as a team member and get along with others * Ability to accept supervisory coaching related to performance, work habits and attitude. This job description is intended to provide a high-level of general requirements for this position. It is not a complete statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Other duties not listed here may be assigned as necessary to ensure proper operations. OUR MISSION Ultimate Service Superior Performance Positive Impact United Family Of Stores Amarillo TX

Pharmacy Tech

Expired Job

US Oncology, Inc.