Pharmacy Technician - LECOM Health

Pharmacy Technician

Corry Memorial Hospital

Job Summary:

Assists the pharmacist by filling physician orders for medications for oral, rectal, topical and injectable use; mixes IV admixture solutions as required. Types labels, prepares and files charge slips and performs other related duties.
Characteristic job tasks and responsibilities:
· Assists the pharmacist in providing medication, drug information and pharmaceutical services to patients, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.

· Prepares intravenous solutions and admixtures.

· Maintains inventory of supplies and reorders them accordingly.

· Assists in filling prescriptions.

· Processes records of medications and supplies dispensed to patients or customers, computes charges and enters electronically.

· Receives and stores incoming deliveries of medication and supplies.

· Maintains the pharmacy department in a clean and orderly manner.

· Demonstrates ability to calculate figures and amounts relating to dosage calculations when filling various prescriptions.

· Performs other duties as directed by Pharmacist.