MERCY HEALTH SERVICES - IOWA CORP Pharmacy Tech PRN in CLINTON, Iowa
Department: CL101_10000 PharmacyExpected Weekly Hours: 0Shift:Position Purpose:Pharmacy Technicians assist Clinical Pharmacists in preparing and distributing medications and maintaining the drug inventory, and maintaining patient records in Pharmacy. These duties require skill and training, but does not include making clinical judgments that require a pharmacist professional judgment. Pharmacy Technicians work only under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. They do not perform duties that can legally be performed only by a registered pharmacist. Ages of patients served range from neonatal to geriatric.Job Description Details:QUALIFICATIONS* High school diploma required.* National Pharmacy Technician Certification required within one year of employment. Must sit for first exam within first 6 months and receive certification status within 12 months.* Must be registered with the State of Iowa Board of Pharmacy; required within 30 days of hire.* One to three years of previous pharmacy experience is desirable (or combination college and experience).* Must be able to type accurately, have basic knowledge of medical terms and abbreviations.* Manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination are useful in preparing or assisting with preparation of orders.* Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment.