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Prescriptions Clerk - Pharmacy Assistant

Los Angeles, CA

Job Description

We seek talented individuals of diverse ethnicity, culture, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, physical ability, talents and perspectives to help us develop and market the next generation of life-enhancing technologies.

JOB SUMMARY:


Under direct supervision of the Manager of Pharmaceutical Services, this position assists the pharmacists in dispensing medications and maintaining appropriate patient records and charges. The needs of patients served by the Pharmacy Technician includes skilled nursing, psychiatry, substance abuse and rehabilitation.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS:


Prepares medication for patients according to prescribed policies and procedures; assists pharmacist in providing effective, appropriate, and safe pharmacy services. Accurately and efficiently maintains computerized records of pharmaceuticals prepared and dispensed; assures complete patient billing and documentation in patient record. Responsible for prompt, correct delivery of pharmaceutical products to nursing units and patients. Monitors and maintains pharmacy inventory, including floorstock and outdates; issues pharmaceutical supplies to hospital departments following departmental procedure including narcotic documentation and PYXIS medstation management. This position integrates values of genuine respect, passionate caring and a joyful spirit into each of the responsibilities of this job and daily communication with all customers and co-workers. This position adheres to and is responsible for the safety standards including the completion of the mandatory organizational safety standards on an annual basis. This position actively maintains confidentiality for our patients and their families. Identification of population served by this position: All age groups. This position performs other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:

Reading/Writing Skills. Understand and Follow Written/Verbal Instructions. High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. Interpersonal Skills. Dependability and Teamwork. Ability to Concentrate and Pay Close Attention to Detail. Ability to Walk/Stand for Majority of Work Time. Lift, Push/Pull Weights up to 20 lbs. 1 – 2 years experience or equivalent.


HOURS:


Full-time

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. It is the policy of the Company not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, or status as a recently separated veteran, armed forces service medal veteran, disabled veteran or other veteran who served on active duty during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized or any other status protected by applicable law with respect to recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment.