Nov 22, 2021

PHARMACY TECH CERTIFIED

  • Methodist Health System
  • Midlothian, TX, USA
PRN Pharmacy

Job Description

Your Job:
The Pharmacy Technician will assist in performing paraprofessional tasks that will ensure a high quality of pharmacy service.

Supports the mission, vision, values and strategic goals of Methodist Health System.


Your Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required
  • IV certification preferred
  • Registered technician with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy or Pharmacy student current Pharmacy Intern License
  • 1 year of Pharmacy experience required
  • Hospital Pharmacy experiences preferred
  • Computer skills preferred, but not required
  • Ability to maintain confidentially and patient privacy standards set by the department as well as hospital


Your Job Responsibilities

  • Answers the telephone and front window.
  • Compounds products in IV Lab using sterile, aseptic technique
  • Gathers items needed for miscellaneous requisitions, orders, crash carts, etc. to be checked by pharmacist prior to dispensing.
  • Maintains clean and orderly work area; restocks returned medications, restocks work area to appropriate levels.
  • Assists in maintaining inventory levels of pharmaceuticals and supplies by notifying purchasing when items become low or increased usage of particular items in observed: utilized the “short list”.
  • Maintains drug storage systems through restock and trouble-shooting functions
  • Maintains Unit Inspections outside the department
  • Makes scheduled rounds to all nursing units for the delivery of medications and the pick-up of discontinued medications and orders as needed.
  • Makes non-scheduled rounds to any nursing unit as required.
  • Perform charges and credits for floor stock sheets, narcotic sheets, miscellaneous charge slips, and returned medications into computer system.
  • Processes medications in assigned area (OR, IV lab, first fill) in preparation of final dispensing by the pharmacist.
  • Trains new employees as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned