Performs technical duties related to the preparation and delivery of chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy medications to patients in the ambulatory care and inpatient areas. Assists the pharmacists and nurses with the provision of patient's pharmaceutical needs. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and MedStar Georgetown's philosophy, policies, procedures, and standards.
- High school diploma or GED.
- Minimum of three years as a hospital or home healthcare infusion pharmacy technician.
- Some chemotherapy experience is preferred.
- Registry with the D.C. Board of Pharmacy required.
- Extensive knowledge of chemotherapy agents and intravenous admixture preparation.
- Good written and verbal communication skills.
- Basic computer skills.
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