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Job Types
Graduate Jobs
Job No.
Health & Social Development #437
Date Posted
Jun 14, 2021
Application Deadline
Jul 30, 2021
Employer
Interior Health Authority
Job Title
Pharmacy Technician
No. Jobs
10
Wage
$29.86
Location
Vancouver Island
Employment Type
Full-time
How To Apply
https://islandhealth.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/130525
Job Description
The Pharmacy Technician operates in accordance with the competency guidelines and scope/standards of practice for Pharmacy Technicians as outlined by the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia, and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols. Processes medication orders that are clinically reviewed for therapeutic appropriateness and approved by a Pharmacist. Receives verbal and non-verbal prescriptions from practitioners and ensures that prescriptions are complete and authentic. Prepares, processes and compounds prescriptions. Ensures the accuracy and completeness of dispensed prescriptions prepared by self or others by verifying order entries and/or performing the final check of dispensed prescriptions. Processes prescriptions for temporary inpatient leaves of absence. Transfers prescriptions to and receives prescriptions from other pharmacies. Enters and ensures the accuracy and completeness of drug and personal health information in the Pharmacy information system. Maintains stock levels and performs clerical duties as assigned QUALIFICATIONS: Education, Training And Experience Grade 12 and graduation from an accredited Pharmacy Technician program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Current practicing registration as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.