Tufts Medicine Pharmacy Inventory Tech in Lowell, Massachusetts
Under the direction and supervision of a Pharmacy Operation Manager & the Pharmacy Charge and Inventory Analyst, maintains and analyzes inventory levels. Facilitate the management of medication inventory by making sure the drug counts are correct and are within dates. Supports pharmacy buyer in inventory management including receiving, ordering and facilitating returns.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Maintains expert level competence in Epic, Verity and other vendor software as required to execute inventory control.
Perform weekly and quarterly cycle count inventory and adjust any negative balances.
Run balance changes report for both campuses daily.
Maintains and adjust Par/Optimum/preferred NDC for purchasing.
Perform cycle counts inventories including counting, investigating and rectifying discrepancies.
Responsible for importing and exporting of drug inventory cycle count files in the system to maintain compliance within the department policy.
Ability to run and review inventory reports from the pharmacy system.
Facilitates the management of medication inventories by; making sure the drugs are within date and rotate inventory as necessary.
Ensure the storage areas are clean and organized
Familiar on how to place orders for medications, supplies and other materials as required by the department, in accordance with Hospital and Department policies and procedures.
Supports buyer on maintaining, managing and documenting recalls.
Support buyer on tracking and account for all transfers, drop ships, and lending and borrowing of pharmaceutical products.
In conjunction with Pharmacy IT, develop and maintain a process for maintaining NDCs, and barcodes in the pharmacy system.
Participate in department meetings, and pharmacist practice council.
Support buyer on coordinating house wide annual and biannual pharmacy inventory.
Support buyer on managing, maintain and ensure compliance the Massachusetts free vaccine program.
Performs all other tasks promptly as assigned.
2 years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician in a hospital setting
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Registered Pharmacy Technician in Massachusetts
What We Offer:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with company match
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General Hospital:
This is a great opportunity to be part of a 3-time Magnet Recognized, community hospital. Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second-largest community hospital in Massachusetts and are proud to be a Magnet hospital. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care for a 3rd designation. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 2% of hospitals have attained their 3rd Magnet designation.
We are a proud member of Tufts Medicine and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.