Pharmaceutical Technologist

On Thursday, May 30th, 2013
Pharmaceutical Technologist

Responsibilities

The incumbent will:
  • deliver drug discharges to patients in the outreach clinics for effective provision of pharmaceutical services
  • receive prescriptions from patients, verify and dispense drugs within approved standards and procedures
  • ensure the accuracy of the label before dispensing for right patient, right drug and right quantity, for effective service delivery
  • verify expiry dates of drugs prior to dispensing to prevent anomalies in service delivery
  • counsel patients on drug administration for optimum customer satisfaction
  • compound drugs when required, for effective service provision
  • contact the physician for inaccuracy in prescription order, proper documentation and communication of it to nursing and pharmacy staff
  • ensure complete documentation of all patient documents, interventions, incidents and other records kept in the outreach clinic
  • complete the expiry list accurately and in timely manner for proper recording and monitoring of drugs
  • maintain and update personal drug knowledge data base to ensure accurate provision of pharmaceutical care of general disease states as well as specialized knowledge in the assigned area of expertise
  • ensure that the variance levels in the stock-team are kept to a minimum
  • comply and observe the environmental health and safety measures and regulations
Requirements
Applicants should:
  • have a Diploma in Pharmacy
  • have a Practicing License from the Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Kenya
  • be registered Kenya Pharmaceutical Association
  • have a minimum of six year’s hospital experience working in pharmaceutical services. Clinical pharmacy experience and evidence of continuous education will be an added advantage.
To apply kindly profile yourself at http://goo.gl/vyRUw by 4th June 2013
Posted in Health Care
Displaying No Comments
Have Your Say

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

css.php