Jul 14, 2020

Per Diem - Outpatient Pharmacy Technician

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Santa Monica, 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 Technician license required. Ability to accurately perform pharmaceutical calculations. Knowledge of pharmaceutical generic and trade names and their dosage forms, and the ability to cross-reference the most common drugs from memory. Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmaceutical abbreviations. Skill in preparing intravenous solutions using aseptic technique. Ability to work independently and follow-through on assignments with minimal supervision. Skill in computer order entry of medication orders as well as other related computer entry tasks and computer report generation. Telephone and verbal skills required to communicate clearly and effectively with pharmacists, nurses, physicians and other allied health professionals. Ability to compound chemotherapy solution utilizing departmental guidelines for the preparation/distribution of cytotoxic agents. Ability to lift 25 lbs and push 50 lbs 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. 75507225.jpg