Pharmacy Tech in New Castle, DE at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Nurses
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2018

Job Description

This position is a full time position and includes every other weekend from 10am to 2pm.

Treats patients and families with respect at all times. Demonstrates a caring attitude.

Be careful to protect patient confidentiality.  Is careful not to discuss clinical issues or personal matters within patients’ hearing.

Procures and distributes drug orders per physician request, pharmacist request or prearranged work assignment according to established

policies, procedures and protocols and within specified time frame.

Fills physician orders, medication surgical kits, medication carts or medication requisitions and specialty items/bins accurately.

Identifies and fills replacement medications on emergency crash carts, or carts and floor stock accurately.

Delivers medications and supplies to patient care and ancillary areas accordingly.           

Maintains adequate stock of medications and supplies according to established policies, procedures and protocols and within specific time frame.

Assists in ordering, receiving, unpacking and storing pharmaceuticals and supplies in appropriate locations.

Rotates stock to ensure use before expiration date.

Identifies and replaces outdated and unusable drugs.

Restocks medications. 

Prepackages medications in unit of use containers.

Picks up orders, requisitions and medications for return from patient care areas when on delivery rounds.

Enters medication orders into pharmacy computer system accurately.

Enters charges and credits for patient medications accurately.

Generates Reports, pick lists and labels as required.

Organizes and prioritizes work assignments.

Maintains logs, records and other required documentation accurately.  Files in appropriate locations.

Participates in the quality improvement activities of the Department