Prescription Drugs

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems is hiring a PRN Pharmacy Technician at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, MO. The Pharmacy Technician provides supportive assistance within the pharmacy to include preparation of I.V. and oral medications, requisitioning of pharmaceuticals and supplies, acquiring patient medication history, maintaining the computerized pharmaceutical records, processing of employee prescriptions, and performing general clerical duties under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist. Pharmacy Technicians are also responsible for drug distribution, stocking medication drawers, maintaining Pyxis system, maintaining crash carts, and inspecting drug storage areas.

Job Description & Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: High School graduate

  • Training and Experience: Previous hospital or pharmacy experience is required, technician certification (CPhT) preferred

  • Job Knowledge: Capable of calculations in algebra and in converting dosages

  • Must be able to type and use computers

  • Able to work with minimum supervision and with high accuracy

  • Should pass certification exam within one year of employment

  • State registration required upon employment