Pharmaceutical Technologist

at Bliss Healthcare (view profile)
Published February 12, 2024
Expires March 4, 2024
Location Nyeri, Kenya
Category Health and Medical  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Core Responsibilities

  1. Actualize annual Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) set by the management
  2. Implement the pharmacy processes outlined in the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), guidelines and policy manuals
  3. Ensure the correct dispensing of Health Products and Technologies (HPT) commodities at the dispensing pharmacy units
  4. Participate in the medication management committee at the medical center in monitoring and addressing medication errors
  5. Uphold pharmacovigilance practices at the medical center and manage relevant reports of adverse drug reactions, adverse events following immunization, poor quality HPT, medical devices incidents and medication errors
  6. Ensure there is adequate HPT in the dispensing pharmacy store through correct quantification, indenting, receipts and dispensing with no pilferages.
  7. Ensure continuous inventory stock hygiene practice using the ABC analysis algorithm
  8. Ensure monthly complete stock audit with proper explanations for stock discrepancies
  9. Responsible for ensuring proper handover between relevant staff
  10. Timely Issue daily, weekly and monthly reports to the Pharmacy In-charge and Center Manager
  11. Ensure there is proper entry of information in the narcotic drugs register and proper filing of prescriptions on the same
  12. Ensure proper filing of various documents in the pharmacy
  13. Ensure monitoring and management of expiring HPT commodities every last week of the month; prepare an expired items list and forward to the warehouse within the first week of the month. A report of the same to be sent to the QM pharmacy.
  14. Carry out inter branch stock transfer following the defined process
  15. Ensure the monitoring and management of cold chain integrity and temperature sensitive HPT.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Diploma in Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Registered/Enrolled by the Pharmacy & Poisons Board (PPB)
  • Valid practice license
  • Member of KPA/PSK

Experience

  • 1 + years of experience

Technical skills/Leadership competencies

  • Upholds ethics and professionalism
  • Excellent communication and collaboration
  • Proper Medicine management skills
  • Patient centered care
  • Superior customer services
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