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AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Zambia
Posted Job
over 2 years ago

Pharmacy Technologist

  • 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!

  • Assists the pharmacist in the retrieval of accurate, concise, applicable and timely drug information.
  • Collects patient specific data for prescription processing including allergies, etc.
  • Provides instruction and information regarding correct use of drugs supplied
  • Receives and stores incoming supplies; counts stock and enters data in computer to maintain inventory records
  • Assists pharmacist in stock management, including regular stock takes
  • Maintains clinical competency, as demonstrated in providing directing and monitoring patient care; begins clinic on time: advices patients concerning diet, hygiene and method for prevention of diseases.
  • Assists and communicates with medical staff concerning patient care issues (e.g. drug allergies.)
  • Participates in the case management of individual patients to ensure the continuity care

Participates in Developing internal working systems relevant to the medical/pharmacy operations within a clinic setting:

  • Produces required reports on a timely basis;
  • Maintains compliance with Health Professional Council of Zambia and National Public Health policies and other standards/guidelines.
  • Directs Pharmacy activities in a manner reflective of the philosophy of AIDS

Healthcare Foundation:

  • Provides education to patient and patient’s personal support system in areas such disease management including treatment adherence.
  • Promotes team work, good interpersonal relations and communication among staff at the healthcare setting partner organisations, governmental organs etc.;
  • Participates in pharmacy and clinic staff orientation
  • Plans and participates in educational programs for the pharmacy and clinic staff;
  • Works with the clinic team to ensure that supplies that directly impact patient care are available.
  • Exercises appropriate judgment and good decision-making skills; and
  • Assumes additional responsibilities as necessary

Participation in AHF Meetings/Committees

  • Medical Staff Meeting
  • General Staff Meeting
  • CME activities

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