The best of modern health care technology, plus the best of small town America!
Located in the midst of the beautiful rolling hills and woodlands of Pennsylvania, you don't have to be a native to feel at home here. No matter where your roots, you'll quickly recognize that the staff at DuBois Regional Medical Center (DRMC), like other residents of the community, will make you feel right at home.
DuBois Regional Medical Center (DRMC) offers residents of west central Pennsylvania a rare combination of technologically advanced health care in a warm, friendly environment. Widely recognized as one of the leading health centers of its kind in the commonwealth, DRMC is an oasis of clinical and technical excellence, with a focus on patient-centered care. Its rural setting is just far enough from the hustle of the city life to make it peaceful, but close enough to provide easy access to sought-after urban attractions.
THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN IS RESPONSIBLE TO THE DEPARTMENT MANAGER, PHARMACY SUPERVISOR, AND PHARMACIST. UNDER THE DIRECT SUPERVISION OF A PHARMACIST THE TECHNICIAN PERFORMS IV ADMIXTURE PREPARATION, FILLS MEDICATION ORDERS, AND MAINTAINS DRUG INVENTORY AND RECORDS. THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN IS COMPETENT IN ALL BILLING AND CREDITING PROCESSES WITHIN THE PHARMACY DEPARTMENT.
* Complies with DRMC polices and procedures, with accreditation agency requirements, federal, state, or local law and regulations.
Prepares IV admixture and hyperal using proper technique accurately.
Enters patient orders, reorders, patient information (allergies, etc) into the computer accurately
Charges and credits patients accurately in the computer
Fills all drug orders and floor stock orders correctly
Check code carts daily for lock integrity & monthly to document lock numbers
Replace and restock clinic boxes
Make labels for bulk medications and prescriptions
Picks medications accurately into profiles
Checks code carts and restock when necessary
Picks up and delivers medications and carts according to set schedule
Checks drug storage in nursing units and in the pharmacy under the direct supervision of a pharmacist
Packages bulk medication in to unit dose according to the pharmacy.
Completes narcotic sheets and delivers narcotic stock in a timely manner
Initiates and participates in PI projects
Accurately manages purchases and inventory for DSH pricing
Maintains narcotics system per DEA and state regulations
Maintains accudose equipment
Assists with DRMC clinic set up and maintenance
Reviews patient charts for accuracy of medication documentation to assure proper reimbursement
Participates in the orientation and preceptorship of new staff members/students in clinical and dispensing areas of the department.
Assumes responsibility as a professional as evidenced by:
Utilizes effective interpersonal skills relating to the patient, family, and members of the health care team.
Other duties as directed.
CURRENT PENNSYLVANIA LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE OR PHARMACY TECHNICIAN OR TEMPORARY PERMIT TO START, THEN HAS 90 DAYS TO OBTAIN LPN REQUIRED.