Specification for Class
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
18947 (SEIU LOCAL 1199NW HMC PHARMACY TECHNICIANS)
18038 (SEIU LOCAL 925 Medical/Laboratory Tech)
Perform a variety of technical pharmaceutical tasks in a central or satellite pharmacy.
Under general supervision and control of a licensed pharmacist, independently perform a variety of technical pharmaceutical functions such as compounding medications, preparing prescriptions, preparing intravenous admixtures, and performing order entry of prescriptions into the pharmacy computer.
Compound and prepare medications from physician orders for oral, intravenous, rectal, and topical administration;
Prepare prescriptions from physician orders;
Assist in training pharmacy assistants, interns, and students;
Perform documentation functions in designated areas of the pharmacy;
Assist in the preparation and documentation of the process improvement program;
Perform charging and/or billing functions;
Monitor and perform batch preparation of pharmaceuticals;
Perform order entry of medication orders into the pharmacy computer;
Perform the duties of Pharmacy Assistants
Perform related duties as required.
Six months of experience as a Pharmacy Assistant
State of Washington Pharmacy Technician certification.
New to SEIU 1199NW, March 16, 2017: Class adopted for UW contract classified staff per PERC decision to add this title to SEIU 1199NE pharmacy technician bargaining unit, effective August 4, 2016 (Case #128167-E-16). Incorporates the work of UW classified non-union job code 16038, PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 1/Washington State Job Code 296H.
General revision. Revises title (formerly Pharmacy Technician I), class code (formerly 6038), typical work, minimum qualifications; effective July 1, 2007.
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05
Revise Class/Title: 1-10-2003
Revise Class/Title: 6-3-88
Revise Class: 12-07-78
New Class: 5-17-74