• Pharmacy Tech

    Job Locations US-ME-Brunswick
    Job ID
    2018-2606
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Other Clinical
    Unit
    Pharmacy
    Shift
    Rotating. 8 hour days. Pharmacy is open 6 am to 8 pm weekdays and 7 am to 5 pm weekends and holidays
    Hours per Week
    32
  • Overview

    The Pharmacy Technician performs a variety of duties relating to medication preparation, storage, distribution, and disposition.  The Pharmacy Technician is competent in the preparation of compounded sterile products, including total parenteral nutrition.  In addition, the tech will also work in the Medication History Program.

     

    The Medication History Technician provides technical support in obtaining, verifying for accuracy, and recording initial medication histories from patients &/or their designated family/caregivers upon admission to Mid Coast Hospital. Includes conducting patient &/or family interviews focused on obtaining current medication regimens including prescription and over-the-counter (non-prescription) medications, as well as vitamin and herbal supplements.

     

    We will train the right candidate.

    Responsibilities

    • Automated dispensing machines (fill Pyxis)
    • Prepare intravenous medications
    • Understand the process of ordering drugs from the wholesaler
    • Responsible for inspecting medication storage areas monthly
    • Inventory management

    Qualifications

      • High School Diploma or GED
      • Licensed as a technician by the State of Maine
      • CPhT preferred (and required within one year of employment)
      • At least one year of hospital pharmacy experience desired

     

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