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Part-Time Pharmacy Technician I - Elmwood, LA Job Details

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Company:  PharMerica
Job Code:  701766
Categories:  For-Profit Senior Services
Job Role:  Other
Region/Province:  Louisiana (LA)
City:  Elmwood
Job Description: 

PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America . PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacies in over 40 states and serves nursing facilities that care for approximately 350,000 patients.

PharMerica Elmwood is recruiting a Part-Time Pharmacy Technician I to join our team.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists the Pharmacist in filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Types prescription information to produce labels.
  • Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.
  • Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory.
  • Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system.
  • Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments.
  • Packages medications for dispensing and for delivery.
  • Sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood.
  • Communicates with nursing center personnel and other customers in a pleasant and professional manner.
  • Processes returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction.
  • Knowledge of Data Entry and / or IV experience is a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Certification if required by state.
  • Minimum one year experience in a long-term care pharmacy preferred.

Interested candidates please apply on-line at www.pharmerica.com .

 



02/19/2014