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December 18, 2017

 PHARMACY TECH PRN VARIED SHIFTS- WEEKENDS
Job Number: tenpharm0807_5
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Company: Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Location: St. Louis, MO
Date Posted: 12/08/2017
Travel: None
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Job Description
Des Peres Hospital is seeking a Pharmacy Technician PRN varied shifts who  is responsible for assisting the pharmacist in carrying out the duties of running a hospital pharmacy, only performing those duties permitted by law.

DUTIES:

Fills unit dose medication orders, medication cassettes, IV fluids, IV admixtures and TPN’s in a timely manner under the direct supervision of a pharmacist.
Accurately processes patient charges and credits; fills floorstock requests in a timely manner.
Delivers medications, IV fluids, supplies and controlled substances accurately and efficiently to patient care divisions and other ancillary departments; returns order copies, records and supplies to the pharmacy as needed.
Runs Pyxis refill/load programs and accurately loads/refills medications in the Pyxis Units in a timely manner as required.
Participates in stock control programs (ordering, completing inventory, stocking, checking work areas for expired and unusable drugs). Maintains adequate level of stock in assigned are.
Performs/completes assigned floor stock area inspections monthly. 
Accurately prepacks bulk medication into unit dose containers as needed and records the information properly.
Maintains required department records (patient/other), reports statistics and files in accordance with established procedures.
Assists in the care and maintenance of facilities, equipment and supplies while keeping work area clean and neat.
Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:
EDUCATION AND TRAINING:
High school graduate or equivalent.
LICENSING/REGISTRATION/CERTIFICATION:
Pharmacy Technician or Intern Registration (or application process)
Pharmacy Technician Certificate from training program preferred.
EXPERIENCE:
One year hospital pharmacy experience with unit dose and IV admixture systems; or
Two years nursing home/retail pharmacy experience preferred.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Excellent oral and written communication skills to interact with patients, visitors and staff. 
Ability to perform detailed work.
Ability to perform basic math functions.
Knowledge of medication names and related supplies.
Ability to take and follow oral an/or written directions accurately.
High visual activity.
Good attention to detail.
Job:   Pharmacy
Primary Location:   St. Louis, Missouri
Hospital Location:   Des Peres Hospital
Job Type:   PT2Y
Shift Type:   Rotate
If Other Shift, Specify:   WEEKENDS, HOLIDAYS AND TO COVER VACATION DAYS

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