General Summary of Position Responsibility:
Under the direction of a registered pharmacist, performs pharmacy-related functions in compliance with department policies and procedure, to provide optimal pharmaceutical care to patients.
Prepares parenteral injections and admixtures after successful completion of Lurie Children’s pharmacy cleanroom training program.
Actively supports the hospital and department's continuous quality improvement and customer service goals individually and as an effective team member.
Maintains certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or is currently enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program.
Essential Job Functions:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Education: High school diploma required. Completion of two years of college with at least one general mathematics course preferred.
Job Related Experience: One year of hospital, retail, or home infusion pharmacy experience preferred; OR after successful completion of a minimum of six months of Lurie Children’s pharmacy training and assessment of competency; OR enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program.
Licensure: Licensure as Registered Pharmacy Technician in the State of Illinois
Certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)