Pharmacy Technician Buyer - Full Time | Pharmacy:
Sanford Health

961231032
Sanford Health
Fargo North Dakota
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Facility: Sanford Medical Center Fargo

Location: Fargo, ND

Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts

Job Schedule: Full time

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The technician buyer position would be in charge of ordering all medications and supplies for the inpatient hospital pharmacy at Sanford Medical Center Fargo. Day to day workflow includes but is not limited to: receiving daily Cardinal order, invoicing, preparing DEA 222 forms for narcotics transferred between campuses, inventory management for IV room, carousel, hospital stock, and bulk bottles. Training would also include an overview of the 340B program and Lawson ordering. This is a daytime position Monday through Friday with no evenings, weekends or holidays. In a medical center or institutional setting, the Pharmacy Technician duties consist of unit dose dispensing, IV admixtures, compounding and automated dispensing devices. Ensures that equipment is functioning properly and assists in resolution of equipment maintenance and repair. Responsible for assisting the pharmacist in the provision of pharmaceutical care to the patients of Sanford by following established regulations, standards and practices (including the preparation of IV admixtures). Must possess the skills necessary to understand written policies and procedures, perform various functions under the supervision of a registered pharmacist and participate in departmental problem-solving when needed. Must demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills and be able to learn and utilize new technology as the profession of pharmacy evolves. Assists with billing related functions. May assist with departmental quality assurance and other customer- or patient-focused services with oversight from supervisory staff; assists in the creation and maintenance of a safe working environment and conditions that adhere to state laws and regulations. Requires use of and proficiency in multiple computer programs.

The Pharmacy Technician position is located in different work environments and duties may vary based upon location or setting; also depending on location, there may be an overlap of retail/inpatient responsibilities.

Department Details

The technician buyer position would be in charge of ordering all medications and supplies for the inpatient hospital pharmacy at SMCF. Day to day workflow includes but is not limited to: receiving daily Cardinal order, invoicing, preparing DEA 222 forms for narcotics transferred between campuses, inventory management for IV room, carousel, hospital stock, and bulk bottles. Training would also include an overview of the 340B program and Lawson ordering.

This is a daytime position Monday through Friday with no evenings, weekends or holidays.

Qualifications

High School graduate or general education diploma (GED) required.

North Dakota: Pharmacy Technicians must register as a Pharmacy Technician or Technician in Training with the ND Board of Pharmacy, before beginning employment in the pharmacy. An applicant for registration as a pharmacy technician must have obtained certification by a national certification body approved by the board of pharmacy. A technician registered after August 1, 1995, must obtain certification by a national certification body approved by the board of pharmacy. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or National Healthcareer Association (NHA) are approved certification bodies. An applicant for registration as a pharmacy technician in training, will have two years to complete Sanford provided (or equivalent) education and national certification. Failure to obtain National Certification within two years of registering as a technician-in-training will result in termination of position.

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Job Function: Allied Health

Req Number: R-30403

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