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Certified Pharmacy Technician Pharmacy Mercy St. Vincent in Toledo, OH at Mercy Health

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Summary

Under close professional supervision and following prescribed procedures, prepares doses of drugs for delivery from the Pharmacy to patient care areas.  Assists with the delivery of these drugs and maintains records related to the dispensing of drugs and drug charges.  Provides patient care to neonate, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients.

Qualifications - Minimum

Education: 

High School graduate incorporating successful completion of algebra, biology, and chemistry.

Previous experience in a retail or hospital pharmacy environment preferred.

Ability to correctly read prescriptions and other pharmaceutical requests, to understand medical and pharmaceutical terminology related to the use, form, and strength of medication required.

Mathematical ability needed for compounding or preparing correct doses of medications, measuring drug components for intravenous or topical preparations.

Knowledge of basic chemistry and physiology reactions and combinations.

Ability to type and operate a computer terminal.

Must have Pharmacy Technician certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or other American Society of Health System Pharmacy (ASHP) approved organization or obtain within twelve months of employment.

Under close professional supervision and following prescribed procedures prepares doses of drugs for delivery from Pharmacy to patient care areas.  Assist with drug delivery and maintenance of records.  Provides patient care for neonate, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients

Hours

Hours per pay period: 80

Hours: 7:00pm to 8:30am

Weekend, holiday and night rotations.

Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: All, Job Schedule: Full-Time

Equal Employment Opportunity

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