BAND 5 - Pharmacy Technician

Wales, United Kingdom
Nov 14, 2017
Dec 01, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
BAND 5 - Pharmacy Technician We are looking for a well-organised and conscientious Pharmacy Technician to deliver quality clinical care to work within hospitals as part of the ward based pharmacy team . You would need to provide a skilled and technical pharmacy support service to wards, working as part of a ward based team. To improve near-patient services by managing medication on the ward, including stock management. Mental health experience would be an advantage but not essential. Pharmacy Technician Job Duties: * Dispenses prescription drugs and other health care items to patients as directed by licensed pharmacist * Responds to patients questions about medications by arranging for them to speak with the pharmacist * Counts, pours, mixes, packages, labels, and prices prescription medications * Collects, sorts, and evaluates patient medical information * Communicates with prescribers about patients and medications * Maintains electronic database of customer and prescription information * Complies with pharmacy procedures and all regulations Pharmacy Technician Requirements: * Ensure that new medicines are safe to use with other medication * Provide information to patients on how get the maximum benefit from the medicines they are prescribed * Start Date - ASAP * CRB/DBS dated within a year Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy