Senior Admixture Tech

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(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Pharmacist & Pharmacy Technician – Position Summary

An Oncology Research & Treatment Center, owned by a major pharmaceutical company, is growing and has an excitingfull-timeopportunity for anAdmixture TechIIat our Northwest clinic located in theMedical Center area of San Antonio, Texas.

SCOPE:

Under the direct supervision of a physician working in a clinic admixture room, performs the technical, nonjudgmental aspects of medication preparation, distribution, record keeping and inventory control. Tasks are subject to sequential or final verification by a registered nurse or a registered pharmacist. Supports and adheres to the Corporate Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards. Specific state law may regulate that only licensed individuals perform compounding or mixing responsibilities. As a result, certain incumbents are prohibited from said tasks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Prepares medication orders by compounding or admixing medications under the supervision of a physician. Checks all orders for completeness of information.
Verifies patient information and proper physician authorization.
Checks all orders for insurance approval before admixing. Under a professional’s supervision, admixes drugs as ordered by the physician in an accurate and timely manner as per department guidelines, and preparing all drugs within OSHA guidelines and interoffice guidelines.
Calculates correct dosage volumes, converting between metric and apothecary equivalents. Maintains indigent patient drug program as assigned. Counts controlled drugs weekly and maintain records. Maintains current drug information and MSDS sheets.
Properly disposes of all materials used when mixing chemo or non-chemo IVs. Cleans hood daily or as stated in policy and procedures.
Logs and dates all drugs that are being used. Checks drugs monthly for outdated and other quality assurance activities as assigned. Keeps accurate temperature logs. Keeps accurate logs on all protocol drugs and patient assistance drugs.
Maintains proper control documentation of medications, including lot numbers. Complete inventory control of medications. Receives and shelves medications.
Assists lead admixture technician in ensuring that standard drug supplies are in adequate supply in all departments.
Prepares labels. Files and prepares billing. Performs efficient data entry into systems used by pharmacy and admixture. Ordering of medication and supplies as directed.
Assist with required cleaning and maintenance of the admin area and the pharmacy department, in general, to minimize particle counts and improve overall sanitation

Travel is possible.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School diploma or equivalent.
Minimum three to five years experience in a pharmacy with I.V. skills. I.V. certification preferred.
Certified Pharmacy Technician certificate or State Pharmacy Board requirement recommended.

COMPETENCIES:

Uses Technical and Functional Experience: Possesses up to date knowledge of the profession and industry; is regarded as an expert in the technical|functional area; accesses and uses other expert resources when appropriate.
To learn more about this opportunity please email linda@alamohr.com

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  • Job IDnchcr-1890897
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  • StateTexas
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