Certified Pharmacy Technician | Full Time 40 Hours
Company: Regional Health
Location: Rapid City
Posted on: June 4, 2021
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Scheduled Weekly Hours
Under the general direction of a pharmacist, this position is
responsible for the technical operation of the drug distribution at
the designated Monument Health hospital and may include clinics or
contracted regional hospitals as required from the Rapid City
Hospital location. This position prepares sterile compounds,
non-sterile compounds, packages and appropriately labels medication
doses for distribution to patients, and operates automated
technology. All duties are performed in accordance with current
policies and regulations.
- Create an environment where responsiveness to patient and
customer needs is a personal priority. Interact with staff,
patients and the public in a courteous and respectful manner using
appropriate verbal or written skills.
- Restock unit dose medications, liquids and injectables;
accurately fill controlled substances and file paperwork; receive
orders, unpack supplies, assure items are bar coded and scannable,
and place inventory into the appropriate location when relevant to
- Accurately pick medications from appropriate automated
technology for replacement into Automated Dispensing Cabinets (ADC)
or distribution to another campus. Sort and restock/waste returned
medications; restock code carts, emergency boxes, and ADCs; deliver
medications in a timely manner; answer phones professionally and
transfer calls appropriately.
- Act as a positive member of the team. Assist in orienting new
personnel; use time wisely; communicate pertinent information; work
effectively with pharmacists, technicians and other hospital
caregivers; work independently without direct supervision; assist
other staff and exhibit an approachable, interactive demeanor.
- Process and accurately dispose of all waste materials,
including all levels of hazardous waste. Knowledgeable of
appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and
necessary action when receiving or manipulating hazardous
medications or during hazardous spills.
- Maintain ability to effectively navigate computer software,
troubleshoot and report problems to prevent repetitive issues in
- Pass and maintain sterile compounding competencies and
fingertip testing. Utilize proper sterile technique while
performing sterile compounding preparation. Follow all
deactivation, decontamination, cleaning and disinfecting procedures
required by USP <800>.
- Participate in department committees as assigned.
- All other duties as assigned.
Education - Graduate of Accredited Pharmacy Technician program
or 500 hours of pharmacy experience
Certification - Registration within 30 days of hire - South
Dakota Board of Pharmacy; Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) -
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
Experience - 1+ years of Healthcare Experience; 1+ years of
Pharmaceutical Experience; 1+ years of Retail Experience
Light work - Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally,
and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible
amount of force constantly to move objects.
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Monument Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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