Pharmacy Technician

Website Humber River Hospital

Job Description:

At Humber River Hospital, our Pharmacy department plays a pivotal role in ensuring the safe distribution and service of medications to patients which facilitates successful patient treatment outcomes in compliance with legal, regulatory and accreditation standards. The management and distribution of our medications is critical in ensuring we are able to consistently deliver the high-quality, safe care that we are known for. As we continue to grow our pharmacy operations, we are seeking a Registered Pharmacy Technician to join our team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Purchasing and receiving drugs, checking expiration dates, pre-packaging, delivering medication to the patient care areas and documentation and maintenance of related records.
  • Accountable and responsible for all technical aspects of drug distribution, including filling and checking of unit dose medication bins and interim doses, preparation of sterile products, TPN, chemotherapy and stock supplied to the patient care areas including narcotics .
  • Other related duties as required.

Job Requirements:

  • Registration with the College of Pharmacists required (RPh.T designation).
  • Ability to work independently or as a member of a team to optimize workflow in the pharmacy department.
  • Good mathematical ability.
  • Ability to prioritize a consistent and varied workload.
  • Effective negotiation and conflict management/resolution skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills to facilitate effective customer-focused service to patients, other health care providers and volunteers
  • Excellent attendance and discipline free record required
  • Unit dose and/or IV additives experience preferred.
  • Hospital pharmacy experience is an asset.
  • 1-2 years Pharmacy Technician experience preferred.
  • Ability to differentiate between brand and generic drug names and understand their clinical uses.
  • Completion of a recognized Community College Pharmacy Technician course or equivalent required.

Job Details:

Company: Humber River Hospital

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mississauga, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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