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South Bay, CA

Date Posted: September 14, 2018
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 99727

Job Description

Inpatient Pharmacy Technician

Job Description

Rx relief is among the nation’s leading specialty pharmacist placement firms and we are seeking a Inpatient Pharmacy Technician  for coverage on an as needed basis for a Hospital in the South Bay area.                                         

Inpatient Pharmacy Technician


Job Responsibilities

  • IV preparation and delivery. Including IV compounding and narcotic IV compounding.
  • Restocking and inventory of Pyxis machines.
  • Receiving written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate
  • Establishing or maintaining patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients
  • Maintaining proper storage and security conditions for drugs
  • Answering  telephones, responding to questions or requests
  • Pre-packing bulk medicines, filling bottles with prescribed medications, and typing and affixing labels.
  • Mixing pharmaceutical preparations, according to written prescriptions
  • Cleaning and helping to maintain equipment or work areas and sterilize glassware, according to prescribed methods
  • Assisting customers by answering simple questions, locating items, or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information
  • Receiving and storing incoming supplies, verifying quantities against invoices, checking for outdated medications in current inventory, and informing supervisors of stock needs and shortages.
Inpatient Pharmacy Technician


Job Requirements

As an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician  you must have proven experience with pharmacy working in various settings including hospital.

Additional requirements of the Inpatient Pharmacy Technician  include:

  • Minimum 1 year of inpatient and/or clinical pharmacy experience
  • Must have open, clean and active California Pharmacy Tech license
  • Ability to successfully complete background check, client health screening criteria and drug screen 
  • Schedule- Flexible to take on assignments on a last minute notice.