Pharmacy Technologist at Kilimani Children’s Clinic

The Kilimani Children’s Clinic opened its doors to the public in November 2018.. Since then we have experienced a steady growth thanks to our dedicated team of consultant paediatricians, nurses and other health professionals.

Reports to: Head of Clinical Services

Responsibilities

  • Scrutinizes Patient Treatment Sheets and Prescriptions for suitability of prescribed drugs in relation to dosing accuracy, drug interaction and route of administration
  • Provide drug information to patients, doctors, nurses and other medical staff.
  • Timely and accurate posting dispensed drugs for billing purposes.
  • Assist the Pharmacy in-charge in placing orders for stock replenishment to the Pharmacy Store to maintain optimal stock levels
  • Participates in regular drug expiry monitoring in the pharmacy to identify and document items with expiry of less than the required.
  • Compounding, re-packaging and dilutions of drugs according to laid down guidelines.
  • Counsel patients appropriately to ensure adherence to drug therapy.
  • Participate in stock take exercise and ensure timely explanation of stock variances.
  • Entering prescriptions orders into the computer and making labels appropriately
  • Assist in preparing and sending periodic management reports.
  • Document adverse drug reactions on patients.
  • Participate in internal and external audits
  • Receiving drugs and verifying against the Stock transfer printout
  • Shelving of items appropriately
  • Performing stock counts and stock movement analysis

Qualifications

  • A Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized Institution.
  • Registered with the Pharmaceutical and Poisons Board of Kenya.
  • Excellent Public Relations and Communication skills.
  • Aptitude in problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Good knowledge of drug administration and health & safety guidelines.

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