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    Summary

    The incumbent serves as a Pharmacy Technician at the Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks, Pharmacy Department. He/she may be assigned to any area of the pharmacy including expanded distributive function assignments.

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    Responsibilities

    Vacancy extended - Initial reviews will be conducted the week of November 16th.

    Current Permanent Federal Employees apply to Vacancy CBST-10946649-21-LA

    Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Correctly reads, interprets, fills and dispenses prescriptions according to established guidelines and VA policy after appropriate pharmacist review;
    • Inventories and replenishes emergency carts with a pharmacist review;
    • Collects drug use evaluation data for quality improvement purposes;
    • Operate and maintain pharmacy dispensing/pre-packing equipment;
    • Compounds and/or reconstitutes IV, oral, topical or external medications with a pharmacist review;
    • Answer questions from pharmacy and non-pharmacy personnel regarding drug distribution;
    • Assist in total quality improvement activities by participating in medical center and service process assessment and action teams and continually seeks to improve services;
    • Conduct monthly ward inspections of patient care areas as assigned;
    • Maintains, verifies, stocks, and replaces outdated or short dated medications in patient care areas;
    • Monitors inventory needs in patient care areas, relays this information to the Pharmacy Supply Technician.
    Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Work Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m., may include nights, weekends and holidays (Subject to change based upon agency needs)
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/582748000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.