Pharmacy Technician, Outpatient Pharmacy (54174)

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  • Palo Alto, CA
  • 10 Nov, 2019

Job Description

**Pharmacy Technician, Outpatient Pharmacy (54174)** + Job Type:Full Time + FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:1.0/80 + Shift:Days + Hours in Shift:8 + Location:Palo Alto, CA + Req:54174 **Job Description** This position assists the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical services (e.g. processing prescriptions) in compliance with applicable State Board of Pharmacy regulations. Functions include those allowed by the Board of Pharmacy and are always checked before the product is released from the pharmacy. The Pharmacy Technician works under close supervision. Enters patient medication orders into the pharmacy computer system, operates automated compounding and dispensing machines for preparation and storage of medications under the direct supervision of a pharmacist. Maintains medication inventory, places and receives stock replacement orders. Prepares, compounds and labels intravenous admixtures, cancer chemotherapy and parenteral nutrition patient specific doses using strict aseptic technique. Prepares, packages, compounds and labels non-sterile drug products for specific patients with appropriate final pharmacist checks. Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements. Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements. National recognition in 10 specialties. Watch our stories "We have a culture of patient care first here, one that speaks to our mission and our values: to care, to educate, and to discover." Brian L.Unit EducatorBSN, CMS RN Did you know? 196Stanford Health Care uses 196 solar panels, powering 17% of the hospital's electricity. 17In 2015, we had 17 dogs in our Pet Assisted Wellness (PAWS) Program. 8We're proud to work with 8 All-time Stanford Medicine Nobel Laureates. 1,592Stanford Health Care exhibits more than 1,592 original art pieces. **Qualifications** Education: High School Diploma or GED equivalent Experience: Six (6) months of progressively responsible and directly related work experience, or Pharmacy Technician Externship performed at Stanford Health Care, Department of Pharmacy. License/Certification: CPHT - Licensed as a Pharmacy Technician OR IPH - Licensed as Pharmacy Intern by the California State Board of Pharmacy Ability to adapt to and deal with change and ambiguity Ability to perform routine mathematical calculations; weighing, measuring and documentation with accuracy Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, work independently and meet deadlines Ability to solve problems and identify solutions Ability to speak and write effectively at a level appropriate for the job Ability to work effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization Ability to work in a fast paced work environment Ability to work with devices, information systems, automated and technical equipment utilized in pharmacy Knowledge of computer systems and software used in functional area Knowledge of influence of patient's age, sex, concomitant disease states, concurrent drug therapy, foods and diagnostic procedures on drug activity and disposition Knowledge of local, state and federal regulatory requirements related to areas of functional responsibility Knowledge of Medical terminology and abbreviations; pharmacology and pharmacological nomenclature; medical therapeutics, pharmacokinetics, and disease states Knowledge of methods and procedures involved in proper handling and storing of pharmaceutical supplies Knowledge of physiology, anatomy, pathology, chemistry and mathematics as they relate to pharmacy practice SHC does not discriminate on the basis of Ancestry, Age, Color, Disability, Genetic information, Gender, gender identity, or gender expression, Marital status, Medical condition, Military or veteran status, National origin, Race, Religion, Sex, and Sexual orientation.