Jul 07, 2020

Outpatient Pharmacy Technician

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

ResponsibilitiesPlay a key role in the delivery of world-class patient care. Continuously elevate quality of care within an award winning health system. Leverage your expertise to make a life changing difference . At UCLA Health outpatient pharmacy, you can do all this and more.  Under the direction of the staff pharmacist and pharmacy supervisor, the Pharmacy technician assists in all technical aspects of prescription filling and dispensing activities, within the scope of their license.  Duties include processing, filling and dispensing prescriptions as well as inventory management and medication delivery at bedside QualificationsCA Pharmacy Tech license required Knowledge of pharmaceutical generic and trade names and their dosage forms, and the ability to cross-reference common drugs from memory. Ability to accurately perform pharmaceutical calculations. Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmaceutical abbreviations. Ability to work independently and follow-through on assignments with minimal supervision. Telephone and verbal skills required to communicate clearly and effectively with pharmacists, nurses, physicians and other allied health professionals. Requires intense and consistent concentration with attention to detail, and requires speed and accuracy. Requires normal range of hearing and vision in order to communicate and perform effectively. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, and walk. Requires ability to lift 25 lbs and push 50 lbs. Customer service, and problem solving skills UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. 75529508.jpg