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IV Pharmacy Technician Jobs - Page 2

As a pharmacy technician, you have a critical role. By obtaining your IV certification, you have unlocked vast potential and opportunities.

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You are not only invaluable in your support of the pharmacy, but you are ready to move upwards in your career. With a clear and defined path to IV certification, you can see immediate results as a certified pharmacy tech. Find your ideal IV certified pharmacy technician job and keep moving forward!

IV Pharmacy Technician Job Description

An IV pharmacy tech has additional, essential duties beyond a traditional pharmacy technician. Besides filling, labeling, and monitoring prescriptions for customers, you have IV-specific tasks. These responsibilities include dispensing additives for IV solutions, mixing IV additive products, and adhering to aseptic techniques. You also will be responsible for organizing data and appropriately labeling and filing documents. Customer service is a primary component of your day-to-day routine.

IV Pharmacy Technician Requirements

To obtain your pharmacy technician IV certification, you first need a high school diploma or GED. You also need to be licensed by the state in which you work. Many employers prefer direct experience in a pharmacy setting, as well. To receive the IV certification, you can attend training through the National Pharmacy Training Association (NPTA) or other post-secondary options. You should have strong interpersonal skills, good organizational abilities, and a willingness to work as part of a team.

IV Pharmacy Technician Salary and Job Outlook

IV certified pharmacy technicians receive a significant bump in salary over traditional pharmacy techs - certification is a beneficial investment. The field’s job outlook looks bright, with above-average growth projected, as the elderly population increases and requires more prescription drug treatment. In your role, you help people daily and provide a critical service. Find the IV certified pharmacy technician job you deserve today!

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Hospital Pharmacy Technician IV 's - Pediatric Contact
Pharmacy - Pharmacy Technician - IV Certified 8 days ago Orange Park, FL

Hospital Pharmacy Technician

Description

Under the supervision of the Director or the staff pharmacist, the certified technician will assist the pharmacist in the preparation and rational distribution of pharmaceutical agents to patients of all ages, employees, and designated areas of the hospital in accordance with the pharmacy laws of the State and the policy and procedures of the department of Pharmacy. Physician orders and patient medication profiles are reviewed, processed, and checked by a registered pharmacist ensuring the accuracy of the transaction.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Reviews and interprets physician medication orders ensuring appropriate therapy.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the policies and procedures of the department.
  • Adheres to and participates in the quality improvement program of the department.
  • Always adheres to the distribution policies of the department.
  • Consistently demonstrates an ability to keep up with patient workload.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of all policies and procedures concerning the responsibilities of a pharmacy technician.
  • Demonstrates a good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrates a good rapport and cooperative working relationship with others.
  • Ensures that the production and distribution of IV solutions and other sterile products including parenteral nutrition products, injectable chemotherapy, antibiotics and other medications for intravenous therapy, are in accordance with departmental policies and procedure.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the State and Federal laws governing the handling and dispensing of controlled substances. Adheres to the controlled substance distribution policies of the department.
  • Promotes positive Customer service with internal and external customers.
  • Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Reviews and interprets physician medication orders ensuring appropriate therapy.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the policies and procedures of the department.
  • Adheres to and participates in the quality improvement program of the department.
  • Always adheres to the distribution policies of the department.
  • Consistently demonstrates an ability to keep up with patient workload.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of all policies and procedures concerning the responsibilities of a pharmacy technician.
  • Demonstrates a good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrates a good rapport and cooperative working relationship with others.
  • Ensures that the production and distribution of IV solutions and other sterile products including parenteral nutrition products, injectable chemotherapy, antibiotics and other medications for intravenous therapy, are in accordance with departmental policies and procedure.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the State and Federal laws governing the handling and dispensing of controlled substances. Adheres to the controlled substance distribution policies of the department.
  • Promotes positive Customer service with internal and external customers.
  • Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Reviews and interprets physician medication orders ensuring appropriate therapy.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the policies and procedures of the department.
  • Adheres to and participates in the quality improvement program of the department.
  • Always adheres to the distribution policies of the department.
  • Consistently demonstrates an ability to keep up with patient workload.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of all policies and procedures concerning the responsibilities of a pharmacy technician.
  • Demonstrates a good judgment and decision-making skills.
  • Demonstrates a good rapport and cooperative working relationship with others.
  • Ensures that the production and distribution of IV solutions and other sterile products including parenteral nutrition products, injectable chemotherapy, antibiotics and other medications for intravenous therapy, are in accordance with departmental policies and procedure.
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of the State and Federal laws governing the handling and dispensing of controlled substances. Adheres to the controlled substance distribution policies of the department.
  • Promotes positive Customer service with internal and external customers.
  • Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned.

National Certification in Pharmacy Technology required.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: Minimum 2 years’ experience as a pharmacy technician. Completion of an academic course work can be substituted for experience on an individual case basis.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: Individuals must possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate the ability to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Individuals must have competency in sterile technique and IV admixture.

High School Diploma or Equivalent
 

Qualifications

  • Must have a current State Pharmacy Technician License.
  • Able to work under direct supervision of a pharmacist in providing service to patients
  • Able to communicate with other health care professionals, and the public in a polite and appropriate manner
  • Must have proper aseptic technique experience in accurate, efficient and timely preparation of parenteral products.
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Experience with computer systems and data entry

For confidential inquiries, email your resume to; Linda Haubach at lhaubach@rphonthego.com or call 847- 588-7486.All resumes and inquiries will be kept strictly confidential. View our website at www.rphonthego.com to learn more about