The Pharmacy Technician processes medication orders that are clinically reviewed for therapeutic appropriateness and approved by a Pharmacist, as well as receive verbal and non-verbal prescriptions from practitioners and ensure that prescriptions are complete and authentic. *** Relocation allowance / assistance may be available for all this work opportunity!! ***
Temporary, Full-Time (Until December 30, 2022)
$46,182.50 - $52,157.99 annually
The Pharmacy Services Unit of the Product Distribution Centre, a full-service inventory management and distribution facility, processes and supplies all medications to correctional centres throughout the province. The Regulated Pharmacy Technicians dispense and distribute prescription drugs, narcotics and controlled drugs, over-the-counter drugs and sundries and have independent authority, responsibility and liability to sign off on dispensed prescriptions.
As Pharmacy Technician, you reliably dispense and distribute pharmaceuticals to fill medication orders and prescriptions. Detail oriented, you verify orders to ensure accuracy, maintain paperwork and report discrepancies to your supervisor. As a graduate of a pharmacy technical program, you utilize your experience and knowledge to complete tasks while ensuring a high degree of confidentiality is preserved. In a fast paced environment, you work efficiently as a part of a team to complete a high volume of orders.
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For more information and to apply online by June 27, 2022, please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/88337
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Position Job Description The Pharmacy Technician processes medication orders that are clinically reviewed for therapeutic appropriateness and approved by a Pharmacist, as well as receive verbal and non-verbal prescriptions from practitioners and ensure that prescriptions are complete and authentic.
What you’ll do
Process clinically reviewed and approved medication orders for distribution to a patient.
Receive prescriptions (verbal and non-verbal) from practitioners and ensure that prescriptions are complete and authentic by performing duties such as verifying allergy status and/or demographics.
Prepare and process prescriptions by performing duties such as entering orders, counting, measuring, packaging or re-packaging medications and compounding various sterile pharmaceutical products, including hazardous drugs, according to established procedures. Pre-package oral, liquid and topical medications into unit-of-use format.
Ensure the accuracy and completeness of dispensed prescriptions prepared by self or others by verifying order entries, and/or performing the final check of dispensed prescriptions.
Enter and ensure the accuracy and completeness of drug and personal health information in the pharmacy information system.
What you bring
Current registration as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.
You are able to:
Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Deal with others effectively.
Carry out the duties of the position.
Operate related equipment.
Link to Posting at host website https://jobs.phsa.ca/job/surrey/pharmacy-technician-bc-cancer-surrey/909/30443302048