UT Health East Texas
Certified Pharmacy Tech
Full-time
UT Health East Texas
UT Health East Texas
2000 S. Palestine
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

Assists pharmacists in various pharmaceutical activities to include the preparation and distribution of medications, the maintenance of drug inventory, patient records and financial records. Works only under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist. Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Assists pharmacists in various pharmaceutical activities to include the preparation and distribution of medications, the maintenance of drug inventory, patient records and financial records.
  • Works only under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist. 
  • Performs clerical functions such as entering data, filing and answering telephones.
  • May perform basic cashiering duties to include collecting payment and closing and balancing cash registered.
  • Maintains adequate stock of medication and supplies according to established policies and procedures.
  • Interacts with patients in a professional, courteous and customer friendly manner.
  • Assists pharmacists with validating patient demographic information and medication profiles. Processes medication orders as requested
  • Collects and maintains data, conducts quality monitors, logs, records and other required documentation as assigned.
  • Attends departmental meetings and maintains competencies and/or certification.
  • Takes ownership of assignments; other duties as assigned or requested.
  • Communicates and listens effectively with internal and external customers; effectively understands instructions and shares knowledge.
  • Cooperates and interacts with supervisors, peers, other departments, and all customer groups demonstrating our commitment to “service”.
Education/Experience: 

Education Minimum:  Graduate of an accredited pharmacy technician program or equivalent training

Experience Minimum:  No directly related experience.  Desired Experience: (6) months of related experience.

Special Skills/Abilities/Knowledge: 

Ability to communicate effectivly; Basic Computer skills

Licensure: TX Board of Pharmacy registration