Assists in the preparation of medications. Assists in maintaining records andreports. Maintains sufficientinventories at workstations.
1.AssistsRegistered Pharmacist in the non-professional (non-judgmental) aspects of preparingand dispensing medication.
Fills, packages, labels and stocks medications.
Fills bottles or other package forms with measured amount of medication either manually or mechanically.
Labels containers of drugs according to department specification, either manually or mechanically.
Fills medication orders in outpatient area.
Responsible for extemporaneous medication packaging, as required.
2.AssistsRegistered Pharmacist in maintaining a variety of records and reports.
Maintains records for medication in outpatient area.
Assists in the maintenance of statistics and records for all medication orders.
Enters orders into computer system.
3.Maintainssufficient inventory at workstations in Pharmacy.
Transports required pharmacy material, as necessary.
Receives and maintains records of stock and inventory control.
Assists in material control by maintaining records and inventories.
Maintains placement of sufficient daily inventory of supplies.
4.Operatespoint-of-sale cash register system according to department policies whileensuring positive customer experience.
5.Interactswith customers and healthcare providers (or Pharmacy Benefit Managers) to help facilitate thefilling of prescriptions, handle/resolve rejections, and obtain priorauthorization which will expedite prescriptions into the workflow.
6.Complieswith Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates and self-imposed manufacturerrestrictions on particular drugs, as applicable including Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS)programs and manufacturer limited distribution drug requirements.
7.Performsrelated duties, as required.
HighSchool Diploma or equivalent, required.
Graduate of a recognized Pharmacy Technician TrainingProgram orPTCB Certification (CPHT), required.
Minimumof two (2) years related experience as a Pharmacy Technician including retailpharmacy with a computerized system within the last three (3) years, required.
Abilityto learn computerized retail pharmacy system.
Strongcommunications skills, required.
Northern Westchester Hospital