Experienced locum Medicines Management technician required.
Our well established, friendly team of Medicines Management Technicians (MMT’s) form an important and valued part of our clinical services and work closely with other professionals to provide ward based medicine management and optimisation including medicine reconciliation, patient counselling and ensuring the quality, safety and timelines of discharge medicine.
Take an active role in the pharmacy team and provide support to less experienced staff.
Seek advice from senior pharmacy colleagues as appropriate in order to provide advice to
Participate in the provision of clinical pharmacy services to CMHTs and other community
mental health services.
Receive prescriptions from out-patients, ward staff and other clients, taking payment for
prescriptions, identifying, resolving or referring any queries at the point of reception and
forwarding prescriptions to the correct location for dispensing.
Dispense in-patient, out-patient, and leave/discharge prescriptions and clinical trial materials
within main pharmacy department or ward setting as appropriate. Process prescriptions
using the pharmacy IT system; select, compile, package, label and record prescription items
according to departmental procedure.
Assess patients own drugs for use during an in-patient episode; dispense leave/discharge
medication from ward-based stock complying with all department procedures and relevant