Overview

Pharmacy Technologist

Role Summary:

We are searching for smart, caring and responsible Pharm Techs who want to become amazing all-around, evidence-based Pharm Techs. This is a key clinical position that will provide a critical impact on our ability to provide comprehensive healthcare to our patients.

 

Responsibilities

Prepare medications by reviewing and interpreting clinician’s prescriptions
Dispense medications, packaging, and labeling pharmaceuticals as per the prescription
Control medications by monitoring drug therapies, advising on interactions and advising clinicians on alternatives
Provide pharmacological information by answering questions and requests of health care professionals; counseling patients on drug therapies
Maintain pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory levels, anticipate needed medications and supplies, place orders and manage short expiry drugs
Receive, verify, bill, fill and dispense drugs/medical supplies as ordered or prescribed by a qualified medical practitioner.
Enforce loss prevention policies at the pharmacy
Enforce the Dangerous Drugs Act regulations in the Pharmacy
Be an integral member of the whole medical centre team in providing an amazing patient experience. Handle patients with empathy and understanding
Be a great teammate and go above beyond by actually making sure your teammates love their work. Work well with other colleagues and go above and beyond what is expected from you.

Requirements

Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology required
Must be registered with Pharmacy and Poison Board
Minimum 3 years’ experience in health or community-related work
Outstanding patient interaction skills are a must
Great team player with drive for results and enjoys being part of a team

MODE OF APPLICATION

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About Penda Health

Penda Health is a chain of outpatient Medical Centres that offer the highest quality outpatient care for the whole family and unbelievable patient experiences at surprising affordable costs. Open since 2012, we now operate two of the busiest and most well respected Medical Centres in Kitengela, Umoja and we aim to be operating 50+ medical centres across Nairobi by 2020.