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Pharmacy Technician Clerk Outpatient Inpatient Hospital

Rx relief Los Angeles, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 to $18 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental
Job Description

Pharmacy Technician Clerk Outpatient Inpatient Hospital – Sylmar, CA

 

** HIRING MULTIPLE CANDIDATES **

 

QUICK OVERVIEW: Pharmacy Technician / Pharmacy Technician Clerk, Outpatient Clinic and/or Inpatient Setting, Temp to Permanent, Full-Time, $15-$17.50 per hour Depending on Experience, CA Pharmacy Technician License is REQUIRED, Shift Will Vary, Bilingual Speaking NOT Required - Highly Preferred.

 

Rx relief is seeking a Pharmacy Technician / Clerk to work in an Outpatient Clinic and/or Inpatient Hospital in the Sylmar, CA area in a NON-Classified COVID-19 Facility. We are looking to fill this position quickly! If you’re searching for something better, in between pharmacy jobs, or you just became a licensed Pharmacy Technician, we URGE you to apply today!

 

  • Are you going to school to get your Pharmacy Technician license? We encourage you to apply now to be in consideration for future openings when you obtain your California Pharmacy Technician license!

 

Pharmacy Technician Clerk Outpatient Inpatient Hospital

 

Job Specifics and Requirements:

  • Location / Area: Must be able to work in the Sylmar, CA (Antelope Valley) area
  • Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, clear and active California Pharmacy Technician license - REQUIRED.
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Special Requirements: Bilingual in Mandarin, Tagalog, Lao, Khmer (Cambodian), Korean or Spanish NOT Required - Highly Preferred
  • Years of Experience: NEW GRAD Pharmacy Technicians are WELCOMED TO APPLY - internships in Retail or Outpatient hospital preferred – Not Required / 1-2 years of Retail or Outpatient experience Highly Preferred 
  • Schedule: Full-Time - Schedule Varies – Day, Afternoon, Evening shifts available
  • Length of Assignment: Temporary to Permanent
  • Pay: $15-$17.50 - Depending on Experience (DOE)
  • Setting: Outpatient Clinic and Inpatient Hospital
  • Background/ Drug Requirements: Yes
  • Additional Health Screenings: Yes

 

Pharmacy Technician Clerk Outpatient Inpatient Hospital

 

Benefits:

Rx relief, offers the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance, with prescription coverage
  • Vision and Dental insurance
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria plans

 

Pharmacy Technician Clerk Outpatient Inpatient Hospital

 

As an Outpatient or Inpatient Pharmacy Technician / Clerk, you will be responsible for maintaining productivity and quality standards, as well as legal and company compliance, as you enter in new prescriptions, process and assist in the preparation of prescriptions. Customer interaction in the Outpatient Clinic, with Pharmacist support.

 

Job Responsibilities:

OUTPATIENT DUTIES

  • Maintain controlled-drug medication records, as you assist the Pharmacist in preparing and filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Receive new written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate.
  • Interpret and enter physicians’ orders into the computer order system.
  • Establish or maintain accurate patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients.
  • Perform drug calculations and interpret prescriptions.
  • Maintain proper storage and security conditions for all drugs.
  • Answer telephones and respond to questions or requests.
  • Process (correct and resubmit) manual insurance claims for third party program prescription services in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Pre-package bulk medicines; fill bottles with prescribed medications, type and affix labels, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.
  • Take inventory, place orders, check-in drugs and supplies, stock shelves, remove out-of-date items from the inventory and inform supervisors of stock needs and shortages.
  • Clean and help to maintain equipment or work areas according to prescribed methods.
  • Assist customers by answering simple questions, locating items or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information.
  • Process returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction.
  • Assists with other tasks and special projects as needed.
  • Support location and departmental goals, and the overall objectives of the Company.
  • Comply with all laws, regulations and standards of ethical conduct.

 

INPATIENT DUTIES

  • Perform duties as directed by the Director of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Manager, or Pharmacist.
  • Obtain information on new patient/youth to establish medical profiles, such as diagnosis or desired therapeutic outcome, allergies, adverse reaction(s) and medical history.
  • Receive prescription and/or medical orders, and enter information into patient/youth profile.
  • Assess prescription/medication orders for completeness, correctness, authenticity, and legality.
  • Calibrate equipment needed to prepare or compound prescription/medication orders.
  • Gather all orders and medications, and prep for clean room according to USP 797/800 compliance.
  • Handle compounding of IV's and TPN's; execute preparation of delivery, including IV Compounding. 
  • Aseptically prepare all sterile admixture requests for patients, upon receipt of physician orders from clinical and infusion centers. 
  • Sanitize IV room, equipment and hood. Clean, maintain and sterilize equipment or work areas according to approved methods.
  • Package preparations, prepare and affix labels to containers.
  • Perform intermediate checks of prescription/medication orders during processing.
  • Maintain and record drug and supply inventory; review pharmacy stock for expired drugs. Maintain proper storage and security conditions for all drugs.
  • Organize medication and deliver to designated locations.
  • Work closely with other technicians, pharmacists and clinical staff to fill prescribed medication orders and ensure proper distribution and administration in an inpatient setting.
  • Keep pharmacist updated on patient or service problems.
  • Assist Pharmacist-in-Charge, Pharmacist, or designee to identify and resolve problems that arise with patient/youth therapy.

 

Company Description
Rx relief is a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we provide a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits. Contact us to learn why everything we do is all about YOU!

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Why Work Here?
Great company that focuses on their employees long-term career goals! Rx relief achieves work-life balance for all their employees.

Rx relief is a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we provide a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits. Contact us to learn why everything we do is all about YOU!

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