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Student Pharmacy Technician - Morehead Medical PT Days

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Atrium Health

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22d ago

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Charlotte

AI generated summary

  • You must be at least 17, enrolled in a program leading to a high school diploma/GED. Able to walk, stand, lift 25 pounds, operate computers, and communicate effectively. Must obtain a high school diploma/GED within 2 years. Rotation through multiple facilities required.
  • You will fill medication orders, answer calls, restock inventory, process charges, compound medications, and follow aseptic guidelines under pharmacist supervision.

Graduate Job

Healthcare•Charlotte

Description

  • Assists the registered pharmacists in performing technical duties related to the preparation and distribution of various oral and intravenous medications while being trained and prepared for a future role as a Pharmacy Technician I. Duties are performed under the supervision of a registered pharmacist.

Requirements

  • Works primarily in the pharmacy. Delivers medications to nursing units. Requires considerable walking, standing, pushing mobile cart of 50 pounds maximum and lifting 25 pounds of material. May be required to frequently stretch, bend, squat, or kneel to perform job. Utilizes appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) to minimize exposure to hazardous agents. Takes necessary precautions to avoid inadvertent needle sticks, minor cuts or bruises. Exposed to various conditions throughout the workday such as walking on hard surfaces, climbing stairs and changes in temperature and humidity. Must be able to perform manipulative skills such as writing, typing, and data entry into the computer and automated dispensing machines. Must have use of both hands, be able to see clearly and read small type such as that on unit-dose medication packages and syringes. Must be able to speak and be understood by others in order to communicate effectively. Must be able to hear normal sounds with moderate background noises. Involves rotating shifts. May involve rotating through multiple facilities.
  • Education, Experience and Certifications:
  • Must be at least 17 and currently enrolled in a program that awards a high school diploma or GED. High school diploma or GED required within 2 years of starting program. Teammate will transition to Pharmacy Technician I upon obtaining High School Diploma or GED.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Healthcare

Responsibilities

  • Fills and delivers medication orders for all age groups under the direct supervision of a pharmacist.
  • Answers and screens telephone calls and refers calls to a pharmacist when appropriate.
  • Performs cart fills, refills automated dispensing machines, restocks emergency boxes and kits.
  • Processes charges and credits for medications.
  • Documents and delivers controlled substances.
  • Monitors medication inventory levels and places orders to restock as necessary.
  • Compounds and repackages oral medications.
  • Compounds sterile preparations utilizing proper aseptic technique; follows USP 797 guidelines.
  • Compounds hazardous high-risk preparations utilizing proper aseptic technique; follows USP 800 guidelines.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

office

Location

Charlotte