PHARMACY TECH II

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Auto req ID
111138BR
Duke Entity
DUKE HOSPITAL
Job Code
4121 PHARMACY TECH II
Job Description
Occupational Summary

Perform under supervision a variety of routine and advanced technical duties related to preparing and dispensing drugs in accordance with standard procedures and techniques.
Work Performed

  • Retrieve and interpret medication orders; perform pharmaceutical calculations, taking into account patient and drug characteristics;enter medication orders into pharmacy computer system for pharmacist's review.
  • Label, fill and deliver medication to appropriate patient care locations.
  • Receive and triage information requests; research and provide information where appropriate; refer other inquiries to pharmacist. Inventory, order, receive and stock drugs and supplies.
  • Retrieve discontinued or expired medications from stock and patient areas; discard or return to stock as appropriate; complete corresponding documentation.
  • Perform specialized and advanced procedures specific to assigned pharmacy area,including but not limited to North Central, Surgical Suite,Medicine-Surgery, Morris Cancer Center, Outpatient, Women and Children,Pediatric Specialty, Sterile Products, Investigational Drug Service.
  • Serve as a primary training resource for new technicians and assist in evaluating their progress as directed; may assist in preparing schedules, setting work priorities and making work assignments as directed.
  • Assist in documentation of unit-specific procedures and quality assurance activities under Pharmacist's review.
  • Assist other technicians in performing complex procedures and/or calculations as required.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
  • Knowledge Skills and Abilities

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    Location
    Durham
    Requisition Number
    401571418
    Position Title
    PHARMACY TECH II
    Shift
    First/Day
    Job Family Level
    C1
    Full Time / Part Time
    PART TIME
    Regular / Temporary
    Regular
    Department Name
    MORRIS INFUSION PHARMACY
    Minimum Qualifications
    Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.
    Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve  this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
    Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.Education

    Work requires high school or equivalent. Successful completion of a formalized Pharmacy Technician program preferred.Experience

    Work requires a minimum of two years experience as a Pharmacy Technician plus completion of advanced competencies checklist as documented and approved by the Department of Pharmacy.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

    Pharmacy technician certification is required from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).North Carolina Board of Pharmacy registration is required.

     

     

     

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    Job No:
    Posted: 3/20/2019
    Application Due: 5/19/2019
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