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Friday, July 23, 2021

PHARMACIST – (1 POSITION) & PHARMACY TECHNICIAN – (1 POSITION) at Reenbook Polyclinic Lab

 



PHARMACIST – (1 POSITION)


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Verify billing, filling and dispensing of drugs to in and out patients are done in the right, orderly and timely manner.
  • Answer drug information queries from doctors, junior staffs and patients.
  •  Identify, intervene and correct medication errors.
  • Train and educate juniors on current good pharmacy practices and hospital policies
  • Takes inventory of prescription and over-the-counter medications and other pharmaceutical products and records results and check of expiry dates on medicines.
  • Responds to patients’ questions about medications as well as communicating with prescribers about patients and medications
  • Prepare store indents and to ensure drugs availability & storage in the pharmacy
  •  Any other roles assigned by the Supervisor.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy from recognized University
  • Training on Sterile & Chemotherapy admixture will be an added advantage
  •  Maintain licensure in good standing as a Registered Pharmacist in the United Republic of Tanzania
  • Certificate of Full Registration with the Pharmacy Council of Tanzania.
  • Minimum 1 year of relevant experience working in hospital setting
  • Knowledge and understanding of drugs regulation
  • Experience in preparation of medications for administration to patients: analyzing drug therapies regarding patient condition, disease state and concomitant therapies and making appropriate drug related recommendations to medical, nursing and other staff members.

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN – (1 POSITION)

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assisting the pharmacist in the day-to-day operation of the pharmacy
  • Measuring, mixing, packaging, labeling and delivering drugs
  • Restocking medications and related supplies
  • Identifying expired products for disposal, destruction, or return to supplier (MSD)
  • Inputting prescriptions into the computer system
  • Maintaining computerized lists of medications taken by patients
  • Filling medication orders
  • Account for all drugs by maintenance of stock card
  •  Dealing with clients on a one-to-one basis, directing them to items or the Pharmacist for medication consultation
  • Looking after home health-care products
  • Pre-packaging medications (including unit dose packaging)
  • Cleaning and sterilizing dispensing bottles and instruments
  • General filing ensuring proper patient and drug records are kept at all times
  • Monitors drug stock in order to prevent stock outs and loss through expiry
  • Generate reports on drug usage for the COE as required from time to time and submits to the Pharmacist for drug inspection.
  • Participate in drug stocktaking to ensure that the physical stock tallies with the stock as reported on the stock cards
  • Prepare reports on pharmacy as requested.
  • Provide medication information to patients/guardians as neede
  • Any other relevant business as may be required from time to time.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Graduate of an approved Pharmacy Assistant/technician Program or equivalent
  • Certification with the Medical Board or Pharmacists Board is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills both in English and Swahili.
  • Knowledge of relevant computer skills required.
  • Ability to work with a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality to follow specific instructions as there is no room for error.
  • Well organized and have time management skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills
  • Work effectively both independently and as part of a collaborative team
  • Customer service focused

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEWS.

APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED TO: info@reenbookcompany.co.tz  WITH THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE POSITION

CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS END OF BUSINESS DAY ON

24th JULY, 2021