Job Title: Pharmacy Technician I Job Code: 550046
Immediate Supervisor: Director Pharmacy Status: Non-exempt
DEPARTMENT FUNCTION/JOB OVERVIEW
This position functions under the supervision of the Pharmacy Operations Supervisor and Staff Pharmacists to execute the general delivery, stocking, and charging operations within the department. Under pharmacist supervision, the Pharmacy Technician I performs all technical functions required for packaging, labeling, charging, preparation, computer input and delivering of medications according to established operational definitions of the department and facility, based on requirements of the Nebraska Board of Pharmacy. This position is responsible for quality service delivery and internal/external customer relations for the department and Madonna as a whole, including upholding the mission and values for the department, system and facility.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Light work - occasional lifting of up to 20 pounds. Walking or standing to a significant degree. Ability to constantly move from standing, sitting and vice versa to fill orders, make deliveries through facility. Ability to handle kneeling, crouching, stooping, reaching when retrieving, filling, delivering and preparing medications. Ability to operate, handle and functionally perform the computer operations.
Indoor work - not exposed to outside elements. There is occasional potential for exposure to chemical/biological materials requiring special handling (handling chemotherapeutic medications and other chemicals). Requires sufficient sight to see and read reports and computer screen. Requires sufficient hearing and speaking to communicate by phone or in person.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education/Training and/or Experience)
Education: High School graduate or equivalent
Licensure: Must be registered by the State of Nebraska as a Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern, or eligible for immediate registration prior to start date. Current CPHT Certification required, or must obtain CPHT certification within 1 year of initial registration with NE DHHS.
Experience: One year experience in hospital pharmacy setting with experience in IV admixture, unit dose system, and computer applications preferred.
Background checks are conducted. When specific authorization forms are requested so that full background and history can be obtained, employees/applicants must sign the form(s) requested.
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital