Infusion Specialist: MHW - Pharmacy Oncology-West
Company: Memorial Healthcare System
Posted on: November 17, 2023
Supports pharmacy department infusion and sterile compounding
operations Detailed responsibilities:
--- Prepares sterile compounded preparations, including specialty
and complex drug preparations such as total parenteral nutrition
--- Gathers, packages and coordinates shipments and returns of
supplies and equipment required for medication administration
including but not limited to durable medical equipment, drugs,
tubing, flushes, disposal containers etc. based on departmental
--- Performs confirmation of product NDC, quantity used and
manufacturer to ensure accuracy with billing and reimbursement
--- Assists with maintenance of USP environmental monitoring per
--- Assists with supply and drug inventory management, including
inventory system up keeping.
--- Communicates with external customers, patients and caregivers
to ensure receipt of all medication therapies and supplies
dispensed as needed
--- Assists with education and training of new hires and existing
staff requiring cross training in sterile compounding, hazardous
--- Troubleshoots issues with available automation (i.e.
compounder, IV prep software application and automated dispensing
--- Able to perform all activities within the pharmacy technician
scope of practice
Competencies and skills:
--- STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR: Acts in a manner that supports the
standards of communication, respect, privacy, and teamwork by
demonstrating a commitment to professional and ethical conduct.
--- CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrates commitment to service excellence
by promptly addressing internal/external customer issues/requests,
resolving concerns while maintaining a professional image and
behavior to build and enhance the patient/family/customer
--- ACCOUNTABILITY: Accepts ownership of job roles and specific
assignments/goals; works independently, takes responsibility for
own actions; admits mistakes and judgment errors; and accepts
constructive feedback. Connects personal work results to the
accomplishment of team and organizational goals.
--- RESPONDING TO CHANGE: Accepts change and adapts in a positive
and productive manner; handles unexpected situations and changes in
direction calmly and with confidence. Views new assignments and job
responsibilities as an opportunity for growth.
--- MEDICATION FILLS: Fills medication accurately.
--- SPECIALTY SOLUTION PREPARATION - INFUSION SPECIALIST: Prepares
--- AUTOMATED IV COMPOUNDERS: Operates, maintains, and supports the
use of automated IV compounders.
--- ORGANIZATION SKILLS: Organizes work to achieve maximum
--- High School Diploma or Equivalent
--- Registered Pharmacy Technician - FL
--- Certified Pharmacy Technician
Education equivalent experience:
Complexity of Work: Critical thinking skills, excellent ability to
build relationships and interact with various levels of people.
Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal
skills. Strong organizational skills.
Required Work Experience: Three (3) years of infusion
--- Keyboard Entry 80.00%
--- Lifting or Carrying 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 20.00%
--- Lifting or Carrying 25.01 lbs - 75 lbs Non-Patient 20.00%
--- Pushing or Pulling 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 20.00%
--- Reaching 20.00%
--- Sitting 80.00%
--- Computer Monitor 80.00%
Memorial Hospital West opened in 1992 with 100 beds to serve the
growing population of western Broward. Today, the hospital has 384
beds and is one of the busiest and most technologically advanced in
Memorial Hospital West's many respected specialty programs
--- Medical and Surgical Services
--- Adult and Pediatric Emergency Departments
--- Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute
--- Memorial Cancer Institute
--- Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, including Broward County's
first adult inpatient autologous transplant unit
--- Memorial Neuroscience Institute
--- Memorial Rehabilitation Institute
--- Bariatric/Weight-Loss Surgery Program
--- The Family Birthplace
--- Women's Services
Truven Health Analytics and Modern Healthcare magazine named
Memorial Hospital West one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals in
2013 and 2014 - and the hospital has been consistently recognized
by The Leapfrog Group with an "A" Ranking for Patient Safety.
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be
construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills,
efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is
intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed
by employees within this classification.
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