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Cardinal Health

Technician II, Nuclear Pharmacy

Cardinal Health - Dallas, TX


JOB TITLE: Technician II, Nuclear PharmacyAt Cardinal Health, we're developing the innovative products and services that make healthcare safer and more productive. Join a growing, global company genuinely committed to making a difference for our customers and communities.Function: Pharmacy OperationsFamily: Nuclear PharmacyWhat Nuclear Pharmacy contributes to Cardinal Health Nuclear Pharmacy is responsible for providing radiopharmaceuticals and other drugs to medical care providers under highly regulated State and Federal guidelines; may also consult with or advise physicians and nuclear medicine technologists on the safe and efficacious use of radioactive drugs for diagnosis and therapyWhat is expected of you for success in your role
Demonstrates working knowledge of radiopharmaceutical compounding and dispensing procedures
Routinely practices basic radiation safety principles in accordance with company policy
Enters and processes prescription and inventory information in the company computer system
Compounds and dispenses routine prescription orders, under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist and where allowed by law
Independently performs non-dispensing activities
Independently operates survey meters, dose calibrators, and wipe test analyzers
What is expected of you and others at this level in Pharmacy Operations for functional success
Works to understand complex functional situations by paying attention to the details of the tasks at hand and by breaking them down into smaller pieces
Proactively develops and maintains broad knowledge of the technical disciplines in own functional area(s); applies broad knowledge of trends and
Ensures that customers have a positive experience; commits to meet or exceed customer expectations.
Jointly develops practical implementation plans that consider cultural sensitivities with other accountable parties.
Measures and evaluates the effectiveness of protocols, programs or deliverables; compares measurement results to standards and takes
Accountabilities in this roleUnder the immediate direction of a qualified licensed Staff Pharmacist, you will be trained to draw, dispense, and package radiopharmaceuticals in accordance with the regulations of the State Board of Pharmacy. This shift will either operate Monday-Friday from 1:30am-10:00am or Monday-Friday from 7:30am-4pm.Many of your duties will include:
Prepare prescriptions by typing labels and obtain Staff Pharmacist approval
Draw doses into either a syringe or vial
Make deliveries to accounts with company vehicles as needed
Perform quality assurance tests on instruments and radiopharmaceuticals in accordance with Federal, State, Company and manufacturer's guidelines
Receive, document, and store incoming and outgoing pharmaceuticals according to the Department of Transportation and Company guidelines
Maintain computer inventory and records to ensure proper utilization of materials and accounting for Rx drugs
Assist and/or perform in the labeling of blood cell products
Perform general laboratory and facility clean up
May perform clerical and administrative services including maintenance of daily records, preparation of receipts, report preparation, and maintenance of billing records
Make deliveries to accounts with company vehicles as needed
Qualifications
High school degree or equivalent strongly preferred
Strong verbal and written communication skills required
Strong customer service skills required
Previous experience as a Pharmacy Technician is required
Valid driver's license and good driving record required
Ability to lift 75 lbs required
National Pharmacy Technician Certifications is preferred
Flexibility to work various shifts is preferred
Comfortable performing repetitive motions/tasks is required
Comfortable working in a nuclear environment is required
Past IV experience is a plus
Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook are highly preferred

14 days 10 hours ago

Cardinal Health

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Technician II, Nuclear Pharmacy Cardinal Health - Dallas, TX, United States

   

Location: Dallas, TX

Company Profile:
Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a $103 billion health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of health care. As the business behind health care, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices focus on patient care while reducing costs, enhancing efficiency and improving quality.