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McLaren Health Care Pharmacy Technician I in Petoskey, Michigan

Description

Provides distributive pharmacy services and technical support for the pharmacist. Under the direction and final check of a licensed pharmacist prepares, packages and labels IV and unit dose interim and maintenance medications according to prescriber orders and to established policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Sets up, organizes and maintains work area.

  • Assists pharmacists, and under their direction, performs duties such as, but not limited to, filling containers, preparing and affixing labels, prepackaging pharmaceuticals, maintaining records, and stocking supplies.

  • Performs pharmacy computer functions as required.

  • Prepares and labels IVs, hyperalimentation solutions, chemotherapy agents, and other pharmaceutical products.

  • Responds to patient admission, transfer, discharge, discontinued medication notices, and processes physician orders, according to established procedure.

  • Assists in performing recordkeeping, billing and accounting functions, including, but not limited to, verifying remittances, corresponding with third party prescription payors, entering charges and payments, making adjustments, posting charges and printing statements.

  • Assists in ordering, receiving, inspecting and adjusting stock.

  • Performs other related duties as required and directed.

Qualifications

REQUIRED

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Valid state Temporary, Limited, or Full Pharmacy Technician License; if current candidate has a state Temporary Pharmacy Technician License, a valid state Full Pharmacy Technician License must be obtained within 365 days of issuance.

PREFERRED

  • Computer experience.

  • Previous pharmacy experience or courses in pharmacy curriculum.

Job: Technical

Primary Location: Michigan-Petoskey-McLaren Northern Michigan

Organization NRT10-McLaren Northern MI-Hospital

Employee Status Regular

Shift Variable

Job Type Standard

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 20008600

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