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Pharmacy Technologist - Emali Clinic Kenya

Pharmacy Technologist - Emali Clinic Kenya

Req No 
2017-6749
Job Locations 
Kenya-Nairobi
Category 
Healthcare
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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WHO WE ARE

 

AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

 

 

 

Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

 

 

 

If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

 

 

 

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

 

  

 

AHF’s core values are to be:

 

 

 

• Patient-Centered

 

• Value Employees

 

• Respect for Diversity

 

• Nimble

 

• Fight for What’s Right

 

 

 

 

 

STILL INTERESTED? Please continue!

 

 

 

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!

Job Summary

Pharm Techs role is to provide technical and management oversight at the clinic.  The major roles are oversight of pharmacy section of Clinic including planning, procurement and management. He/ She ensures standards of pharmacy practice are upheld in the clinic.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plans and forecasts for program drugs and medical supplies
  • Receives and verifies drugs and medical supplies delivered to the central stores
  • Participates in the procurement of drugs and medical supplies
  • Maintain stock, storing and handling it properly.
  • Maintain records, such as pharmacy files, inventories, control records for narcotics and controlled drugs
  • Ensures timely delivery and adequate stocks of drugs and medical supplies are available in the sites
  • Review prescriptions to assure accuracy and to evaluate their suitability.
  • Provide information and advice regarding drug interactions, side effects, dosage and proper medication storage.
  • Dispense prescriptions and provide additional support to the medical team
  • Compile reports
  • Attend and participate in team conferences as requested.
  • May act as a team leader to assist with the provision and supervision of patient care.
  • Serves as AHFs advocate at the site level