Under the direct guidance and supervision of a licensed Pharmacist(s), and following all Federal and State regulations, prepares and distributes medications and maintains drug inventory and patient records.
High School diploma/GED or current enrollment in High School/GED program required.
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication, problem solving, basic math, and customer relations skills.
Demonstrates basic computer knowledge, with the ability to operate keyboard and mouse to access and store information into an electronic database.
Ability to push, pull, and transport up to 50 lbs. and stand/walk for long periods of time.
Occupational Hazards: Potential for exposure to infectious patients and materials, though rare. Potential for exposure to hazardous and toxic substances including chemotherapy, cytotoxic drugs, and cleaning solutions. Potential for sticks or cuts by needles and other sharp, potentially contaminated items. Potential for musculoskeletal injuries if proper lifting and carrying techniques are not used.
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