Pharmacy Technician (Infusion Center)
Requisition #: 188847
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Work Shift: Evening Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: June 20, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Pharmacist, the Infusion Center Pharmacy Technician interprets physicians’ medication orders using knowledge of medication use in hospitals; packages medications in plastic bags or other approved packaging; picks up medication orders and returned medications and supplies from nursing units; delivers/transfers medications to and from patient care areas and automated dispensing devices; enters/accesses medication orders in the order entry system; verifies and unpacks deliveries of drugs and places them into inventory or storage; prepares sterile intravenous and non-sterile compounded pharmaceutical products; audits and maintains drug/supply inventory; adjusts patient charges for pharmaceutical products; maintains patient records. The Infusion Center Pharmacy Technician also assists oncology research staff in coordinating the use of clinical investigational agents or products for Sibley Memorial Hospital. Working knowledge of drug names and dosage forms, including sterile and fluid therapy products. Working knowledge of IV assembly and delivery devices/equipment.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- High school diploma, certificate, or equivalent combination of work experience and education.
- Active National Pharmacy Technician Certification.
- Registration with the District of Columbia Board of Pharmacy.
- Valid Drivers’ license.
Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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