Pharmacy Technician

Website Island Health

Job Description:

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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • 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.

Job Requirements:

  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to keyboard.
  • Ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • 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.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.
  • Ability to organize work.

Job Details:

Company: Island Health

Job Category: Government

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cumberland, British Columbia, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

Apply Here