Responsible for centralized compounding work using safe IV room practices, large volume end-product batching (IVPB, syringes, etc.), compounding total parenteral nutrition (TPN) and peripheral parenteral nutrition (PPN), and end-product quality assurance. Oversees Pyxis console. Performs the manual technical tasks involved with the proper storage, distribution, packaging and labeling of drugs, associated record keeping and patient charging systems. Works under the supervision of a Registered Pharmacist. Follows proper procedures for the operation of equipment and use of supplies. Maintains and coordinates systems to ensure that pharmacy operations run efficiently on a day-to-day basis.
License & Certification: Registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the State Board of Pharmacy Examiners. PTCB national certification required. Certification not required for second year pharmacy students and/or licensed pharmacy interns.
Education: High School diploma or GED required.
Experience: One year of pharmacy technician experience preferred.