Clinical Pharmacy Tech, - Full-Time - Days
Company: Erlanger Health
Posted on: June 24, 2022
The employee must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills
necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients
served on his or her assigned unit.
Clinical Pharmacy Technicians are responsible for collecting
various clinical data associated with medication therapy.
High School Graduate, CPhT (Certified Pharmacy Technician)
Testing in proficiency for Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
AS Degree in Pharmacy Technology or Accredited Pharmacy Tech Course
CPhT must have a minimum of one year pharmacy experience
LPN, RN with CPhT Certification is acceptable with no
One year IV Compounding experience
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician, Active Certified Pharmacy
Technician and must have or the ability to obtain Tennessee State
Pharmacy License within 60 days of employment.
Department Position Summary:
Clinical Pharmacy Technician, ED Med Reconciliation is responsible
for collecting various clinical data for processing home medication
therapy for the ED Patient. They are responsible for interviewing
the patient regarding their home medication therapy and verifying
the information from various outside interactive software programs
and retail pharmacies. They are then responsible for transferring
this prescription medication information to the hospital computer
system for the patient caregiver to access. They must be functional
in data entry, report set up and editing utilizing the hospitals
computer software. They are also responsible for functioning as a
Pharmacy Technician by performing duties associated with medication
preparation and distribution. Those duties consist of, but are not
limited to: Aseptic preparation of IV admixtures in compliance with
departmental, hospital and licensing agency standards, filling and
distributing medications through first fill, cart fill and/or
Automated Drug Systems. They must maintain functional usage of the
hospital computer system as well as interfaced pharmacy systems.
They will need to maintain the familiarity of a multitude of
generic/trade name medications. They will need to perform Narcotic
Distribution duties and automated dispensing medication refills.
They must maintain the ability to fill oral prepackage syringes and
use Medication Prepackage Machines ensuring Federal prepackaging
guidelines are met.. They are responsible for maintaining active
state licensure and National Pharmacy Technician Certification.
They must maintain familiarity with JCAHO/DNV Standards for the
Department of Pharmacy and remain compliant with the practices of a
unit dose medication distribution system. All functions must be
performed using excellent customer relation skills.
Keywords: Erlanger Health, Chattanooga , Clinical Pharmacy Tech, - Full-Time - Days, Healthcare , Chattanooga, Tennessee
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