ARRINGDON-PHARMACY TECH II (M-F 6:30 AM-3:oo PM)
Perform under supervision a variety of routine and advanced technical duties related to preparing and dispensing drugs in accordance with standard procedures and techniques.
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.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Work requires high school or equivalent.
- Successful completion of a formalized Pharmacy Technician program preferred.
- 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.
- 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.
Job Code: 00004121 PHARMACY TECH II
Job Level: C1
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