Salary: Depending on Experience
Date Posted: April 13, 2018
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 133899
Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacy placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Pharmacy Technician. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Pharmacy Technician near Sacramento, CA within a Correctional Facility Pharmacy. As a member of our team you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!
As a Pharmacy Technician you will be responsible for maintaining productivity and quality standards as well as legal and company compliance as you enter in new prescriptions and assist in the preparation of prescriptions.
Receiving prescription and/or medical orders;
Obtain information on new patient/youth to establish patient medical profile, such as diagnosis or desired therapeutic outcome, allergies, adverse reaction(s), and medical history;
Assess prescription/medication order for completeness, correctness, authenticity, and legality;
Calibrate equipment needed to prepare or compound the prescription/medication order;
Compound medications for dispensing according to prescription formula or instructions;
Measure or count finished dosage forms for dispensing;
Record preparation of medication in various dosage forms;
Record preparation of controlled substances for dispensing;
Package the preparation;
Prepare and affix label(s) and auxiliary label(s) to container(s);
Perform intermediate checks of the prescription/medication order during processing;
Maintain drug and supply inventory and inventory records;
Deliver medication to clinics/nursing staff and organize medication;
Review pharmacy stock for expired drugs;
Assist Pharmacist-in-Charge, Pharmacist, or designee to identify and resolve problems that arise with patient/youth therapy;
Other duties as assigned
Do you have recent Pharmacy experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!
Specific Pharmacy Technician requirements:
Area: Ability to work near Sacramento, CA.
License requirement: Active California Pharmacy Technician license in good standing.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Years of experience: 1 year of experience in retail and/or long term care pharmacy.
Schedule: Monday through Friday, including some weekends.
Length of Assignment: Temporary, Full-Time
Background/drug requirements: Ability to complete background check, client health screening criteria and drug screen
At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:
Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
401(k) and deferred compensation programs
Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates