Certified Pharmacy Technician
William Backus Hospital
 Bridgeport, CT

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Job Summary:

  • Provides distributive pharmacy services and technical support for the

pharmacist.

Responsibilities:

  • Refills and maintains automated dispensing systems.
  • Prepares orders and maintains inventory for the pharmacy department.
  • Repackages bulk medications.
  • Receives and stores incoming supplies.
  • Demonstrates the ability to staff all Technician assignments and efficiently

completes all associates responsibilities.

  • Assists (within scope of practice) with patient and staff education,

resident/student training, peer interviewing and coaching, process

improvement, and discharge prescriptions.

  • Demonstrates a thorough working knowledge of pharmacy systems and

processes in order to promote 200% accountability, High Reliability and

Relationship Based Care.

  • All other responsibilities as assigned by Pharmacy Executive Director,

Pharmacy Managers, Pharmacy Supervisor or Pharmacists on Duty.

  • Other Duties as assigned

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
  • Certified Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Pharmacy Technician

Certification Board (PTCB) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or

job transfer date.

  • Registered Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Connecticut Department of

Consumer Protection obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job

transfer date.

Work Experience:

  • Hospital or Retail experience preferred.

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