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Pharmacy Technician
Full Time, Nights - 9pm-8:30am, 7 nights on and 7 nights off
Sellersville, PA 18960

There's a new era of wellness ahead, and we no longer think about treating our bodies only when we're sick but nurturing our bodies when we are well, so we can stay in a perpetual state of good health. Grand View Health is leading the way to this new era with investments in technology, facilities, partnerships and, most importantly, compassionate and exceptional talent. Located in Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Grand View Health is a well-established, independent hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness.
 

Responsibilities

The Pharmacy Technician, under close supervision of a registered pharmacist, assists the pharmacist in routine daily procedures and related pharmaceutical activities.

This is a full-time position. The position is 9pm-8:30am, 7 nights on/7 nights off.

Job duties include:

  • Filling medication orders accurately to be checked by a pharmacist so medications can be delivered in a timely manner.
  • Maintaining flow of unit-dose drug distribution by obtaining the cart fill list, starting the robot, picking medication from the MedCarousel and exchanging the medication carts.
  • Making hourly rounds, when necessary, to deliver medications to the nursing units.
  • Entering pharmacy charges into the computer to achieve up-to-date billing.
  • Performing unit dose packaging duties to maintain inventory and to ensure proper identification of medications is achieved and the unit dose drug distribution system is intact.
  • Preparing oral syringes, labeling and completing paperwork as required.
  • Working as the IV Room Technician, assisting the pharmacist in the preparation and dispensing of IV solutions. Demonstrating proficiency by culture samples being negative (refer to IV Room Technician job description).
  • Reviewing and filling floor stock requisitions in an accurate and timely manner in order to have timely delivery to the units.
  • Replacing used medications from emergency kits and Code 9 Trays, ensuring all drugs are in date and the correct inventory is present.
  • Assisting the pharmacist by counting the medication, attaching the labels to the vials and the receipt to the bag. Attaching a copy of the label to the prescription with the fill date noted.
  • Checking pick-up bins monthly for prescriptions that have been waiting for a month or longer. Working with the pharmacist to properly document the return to stock of these items.
  • Restocking automated dispensing machines as required. Performing outdate checks as scheduled.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum high school diploma/GED required.
  • Over 6 months to 1 year of experience as hospital Pharmacy Technician preferred.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Pharmacy Technician, certified upon hire, preferred.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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