Pharmacy Technician II (Cancer Center Pharmacy)

  • Mayo Clinic's Campus in Arizona
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020
Full time Pharmacy

Job Description

Are you looking to work on a great pharmacy team? If so, please consider applying for our Pharmacy Technician II position within a rapidly growing Cancer Center Pharmacy at Mayo Clinic Arizona. We are seeking an experienced IV Pharmacy Technician to join our growing team. Primary tasks include compounding hazardous and non-hazardous IV's following USP 797 & UPS 800 guidelines, ordering & receiving inventory, stocking IV supplies and filling Pyxis machines. Assists pharmacists in providing optimal pharmaceutical care to the patients. Gathers, labels, and distributes medications accurately and efficiently. Packages, prepares, and compounds non-sterile and sterile medications including hazardous medications accurately and efficiently. Handles, manages, and distributes controlled substances in compliance with regulatory requirements and department policies, and assists with drug diversion surveillance. Assists with training new staff. Assists with maintaining accurate medication inventories and billing of medications. Effectively communicates utilizing established systems and processes. Performs responsibilities and duties of the job in a manner that is attentive to patient’s age and cognitive ability. Accurately and efficiently processes prescriptions. Interacts with patients and managed care plans to authorize prescription coverage. Assembles prescriptions and follows proper procedures to prepare and dispense medications. Accurately and efficiently completes patient purchase transactions utilizing point of sale systems. Manages complex inventory decisions. Trains and mentors technician staff. Prepares/compounds complex intravenous and/or hazardous medications. Performs drug diversion surveillance. Works in practice-specific pharmacy satellite(s). Proficient in specialized department information technology.

Qualifications

High School/GED and a minimum of one (1) year of pharmacy technician experience required.

Employment Type

Full Time