UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 1
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
6038 (Classified Non Union)
8038 (SEIU LOCAL 925 Medical/Laboratory Tech)
Perform a variety of technical pharmaceutical tasks in a central or satellite pharmacy.
Under general supervision and control of a licensed pharmacist, independently perform a variety of technical pharmaceutical functions such as compounding medications, preparing prescriptions, preparing intravenous admixtures, and performing order entry of prescriptions into the pharmacy computer.
Compound and prepare medications from physician orders for oral, intravenous, rectal, and topical administration;
Prepare prescriptions from physician orders;
Assist in training pharmacy assistants, interns, and students;
Perform documentation functions in designated areas of the pharmacy;
Assist in the preparation and documentation of the process improvement program;
Perform charging and/or billing functions;
Monitor and perform batch preparation of pharmaceuticals;
Perform order entry of medication orders into the pharmacy computer;
Perform the duties of Pharmacy Assistants
Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union
Six months of experience as a Pharmacy Assistant
State of Washington Pharmacy Technician certification.
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05
New Class: 5-17-74
Revise Class: 12-07-78
Revise Class/Title: 6-3-88
Revise Class/Title: 1-10-2003