There is no better place to grow—professionally and personally—than Swedish Medical Center. One of south metro Denver's most respected healthcare institutions, we offer talented professionals like you the clinical variety and leading-edge technologies that will keep you challenged and learning. You will also enjoy the warm, community-care setting that makes care more personal...and your career infinitely more satisfying. Rediscover the reasons you chose healthcare as your career. They are waiting for you at Swedish.
Position Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Director of Pharmacy/ Pharmacy Ops Supervisor, and the day to day direction of a Registered Pharmacist, performs functions related to pharmaceutical preparation and distribution. These activities may include but are not limited to: fills automated dispensing systems, packages unit dose medications, prepares non-sterile compounding medications, enters and fills unit and physician orders, produces labels and prepares IV admixtures (including chemotherapy), charges and reconciles billing documents audits supplies in nursing units, prepares medications, enters medication orders in computer. May stock and distribute pharmacy supplies. May be responsible for ordering, control, dispensing, preparation, delivering, filing documents, reconciliation, and destroying controlled substances within the facility.
Experience: Two year experience as a pharmacy technician preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: As defined in position competencies. Typing and use of computer keyboard; reading of some technical medical information, physician orders, patient MARs, checklists, and directions; math skills: basic math, algebra, measurements of amounts; preparation of simple reports, completion of forms and logs, writing telephone messages; communication via telephone, computer and face to face with staff, patients, and small groups; excellent interpersonal skills with patients and other health care professionals. Ability to work with automated systems. Granted Automated Dispensing System/Meditech access and privileges.
Degree of Supervision Required: All activities supervised by a pharmacist. Works independently, concise instruction given when needed, duties outlined on hiring, completed patient specific pharmaceutical work checked by pharmacist as required by State and Federal Law.
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