Compounding Pharmacy Technician - 161740

Company: Preferred Homecare - LifeCare Solutions ( Learn More )

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US-NV-Las Vegas
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Job Description Compounding Pharmacy Technician - 161740 Las Vegas, NV 89119 Position Summary: The Compounding Pharmacy Technician prepares/compounds sterile admixtures, including but not limited to parenteral nutrition, antibiotics, and chemotherapy, and hydration, narcotic analgesics with RPh oversight, using aseptic techniques and under the direct supervision of a pharmacist. Prepares and generates batch for preparation of sterile admixtures. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 
  • Ensures the compounding room and related equipment are cleaned and maintained per organizational policy and procedure. 
  • Performs and records various quality control activities including end product sterility testing and media fill.
  • Prepares labels for sterile admixture and places with the respective compounding record. 
  • Ensures the compounding room and related equipment are cleaned and maintained per organizational policy and procedure. 
  • Participates with the pharmacist and pharmacy manager in monitoring/maintaining drug inventories and preparing orders for drugs and related supplies.
  • Performs and records various quality control activities including end product sterility testing and media fill.  Reports all “positive” results to the pharmacy management immediately. 
  • Education/Experience:
  • High School diploma is required. 
  • At least one year related experience is required. 
  • Knowledge of basic drug terminology, pharmaceutical calculations, drug use and aseptic technique. PTCB certification is mandatory. 
  • Completion of an approved/accredited pharmacy technician training program or home care experience is preferred.  Recent compounding experience preferred. 
  • State BOP registration as required per state guidelines.
  • Job Requirements