Reporting to the Manager of Pharmacy, the Registered Pharmacy Technician is responsible for performing technical tasks related to drug distribution in the hospital.
Medication distribution to patient care areas, utilizing automated dispensing cabinets and central pharmacy automation.
Perform best possible medication history with patients to facilitate medication reconciliation.
Unit dose drug distribution including the preparation and delivery of IV medications.
Directing patient queries to areas accordingly.
Issuing and delivering narcotics / controlled drugs to the patient care areas.
Maintaining the department's drug inventory control system and maintaining appropriate records in keeping with pharmacy regulations and established procedures.
Assist Clinical Pharmacists as required.
Other duties as assigned.
Completion of a recognized Pharmacy Technician program or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Current registration with the Ontario College of Pharmacists as a Pharmacy Technician.
Unit dose and IV admixture experience an asset.
Previous experience in a health care environment, preferred.
Familiarity with pharmacy automation is considered an asset.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
Proven attendance record.
Demonstrates understanding and complies with patient and staff safety policies and procedures that foster a safe and inclusive environment for all.
Ability to perform the essential duties of the job.
Effectively uses empathy in interactions with others.
Demonstrates behaviours consistent with Mackenzie Health’s Commitment to Caring.
Models behaviour that is aligned with the values of Mackenzie Health Excellence, Leadership and Empathy.
Commitment to providing an exceptional experience for staff and clients within a challenging and exciting health care environment.
Mackenzie Health is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code.
You may be required to work at any site of Mackenzie Health