Specifications include, but are not limited to: 1. Examine prescription requests, determines ingredients, quantities and strengths and dosage prescribed, retrieves
medication, prepares, packages and labels prescriptions for final review by pharmacist prior to dispensing. Follows
standardized formulas in weighing, measuring, and mixing bulk quantities or routinely used pharmaceuticals such
as solutions, ointments, or powders. Prepares, stores, and issues sterile solutions such as irrigating and saline
solutions. Refer any questionable prescriptions to the pharmacist. Provides pre-printed information to institution
personnel and population regarding drug action, interactions, and possible side effects.
2. Be familiar with drug nomenclatures, generic and brand name equivalents in order to satisfy labeling requirements
of drug products and record keeping functions associated with medication
3. Fill blister cards using an RX Systems Packaging Machine.