Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Pharmacy Technician

Akron, Ohio

Job Description


Position Responsibilities


·         Delivers medication to nursing units

·         Stocks medication in automated dispensing machines

·         Fills inpatient medication orders by reviewing the medication label, obtaining the correct type and quantity of medication and placing the medication with the label for the pharmacist to check. 

·         Prepackages bulk medication into unit of use packages

·         Prepares oral syringes of patient medication

·         Refills patient medication carts with a 24 hour supply of medication

·         Prepares intravenous medications

·         Performs medication inspections and removes outdated medication from stock

·         Answers the telephone and assists nurses with medication supply issues

·         Must be able to work primary shift and any other shift required










·         High School Graduate

·         National Pharmacy Technician Certification Required

·      Ohio Board of Pharmacy “Certified Technician” required

·         Prior IV admixture experience highly desired


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