- Reports to: Medical Officer In-Charge
Duty Station: Catholic Wamba Hospital
Job Purpose: The job holder will provide services associated with preparation, storage and dispensing of pharmaceuticals.
Roles and Responsibilities;
- Dispensing of drugs to patients.
- Compute charges for medications dispensed and enter data.
- Receive and store incoming supplies, verify quantities against invoices and inform supervisors of stock needs and shortage.
- Establish and maintain patients’ profiles, list of medication etc.
- Maintain proper storage and security for drugs.
- Answer calls, respond to questions and requests.
- Pre and post pharmacy counseling.
- Responsible for timely monthly reports.
- Maintain pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed medication and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt; removing outdated drugs.
- Maintain a safe and clean pharmacy by complying with procedures, rules and regulations
- Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocol
- Organize medications for dispense by reading medication orders and prescription preparing labels; calculating quantities, assembling intravenous solutions and other pharmaceutical therapies.
- Perform related duties as assigned
Qualification and Experience:
• A Degree / Diploma A Pharmacy Technology from a recognized institution.
• At least two years in a busy Pharmacy
• Excellent knowledge of Pharmacy operations and procedures
• Ability to write and review SOP’S
• Must be duly registered.
• Very adept at handling drugs
• Highly disciplined
• Attention to detail
• Must be able to perform under pressure.
How to Apply
If you believe you meet the above requirements and are interested in this position, please send your application together with detailed curriculum vitae.
Deadline: Friday 31st March 2017 at 5.00 pm.
Human Resources Officer,
Catholic Diocese of Maralal,
P.O. Box 350 – 20600
email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Clearly mention the position you are applying for in the subject line Hand Deliveries to be dropped at the reception at Catholic Diocese of Maralal Secretariat offices/Catholic Hospital Wamba.