Job Details

Certified Pharmacy Technician, Per Diem, Evenings (S)

Category: Pharmacist
Department: Pharmacy - 707000
Position Type: Per Diem
Shift: Evening Shift
Hours Per Week: Per Diem
FT/PT/PD: Per Diem
Location: New England Baptist Hospital, 125 Parker Hill Ave, Boston, MA 02120

  • Pharmacy Operations

    • Provides quality services in a safe, efficient, effective, and timely manner meeting all applicable hospital, regulatory, licensure, and accrediting regulations

    • Screens and refers all incoming calls and department visitors to facilitate accurate and timely departmental communications and ensure that the department is presented in a positive manner

    • Recognizes the names and indications of commonly prescribed medications

    • Accurately fills medication kits for various hospital departments

    • Demonstrates competency in delivering medications to the nursing floors

    • Accurately refills medications and conducts inventory of Pyxis MedStations

    • Accurately loads and unloads medications to/from the Pyxis MedStations as directed by the pharmacist in charge

    • Accurately records refrigerator temperature on the log daily

    • Conducts monthly floor inspection

    • Keeps pharmacy areas clean, neat, organized, and well stocked as expected

    • Properly handles and disposes expired medications.

    • Carries out special projects or assignments as directed by management

    • Assists in controlling undue expenditure of resources

  • IV Preparation

    • Demonstrates familiarity and understanding of IV preparation requirements

    • Demonstrates the proper technique for IV preparation or compounding a sterile product

    • Prepares all IV admixtures following the compounded sterile products guidelines.

    • Maintains an adequate supply of components used for IV admixtures

  • Problem Solving

    • Identifies, evaluates, and recommends solutions to problems as needed.

    • Actively contributes to the planning and achievement of departmental objectives and goals

  • Communication Skills

    • Able to communicate with the pharmacy staff and interacts appropriately with coworkers

    • Able to communicate appropriately with other healthcare professionals

    • Promotes teamwork by giving direction and assistance to co-workers when necessary

    • Upholds the values of New England Baptist Hospital and the Baptist Way standards

  • Professional Behaviors

    • Arrives and leaves at designated times

    • Communicates delays or absences effectively with the pharmacist in charge

    • Approaches tasks with interest, enthusiasm, and consistency

    • Responds appropriately to both positive and constructive feedback, and successfully incorporates it into daily performance

    • Self-directs in undertaking and completing assigned tasks

  • Professional Ethics

    • Adheres to ethical standards (ex. HIPAA) and follows appropriate guidelines for addressing ethical concerns

  • Requirements

    • Current Massachusetts licensure

    • Current Certification