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Dispenser - Larkana - Programmatic Management of Drug Resistant TB (PMDT)


At least 2-3 year prior work experience required


Matric with Dispenser Diploma

Last Date

1/19/2020 12:00:00 AM

Job Description

Job Summary

The role of the Dispenser involves (but is not limited to) preparing and distributing medications, requisitioning pharmaceutical supplies and monitoring inventory.   

Job Resposibilities

  • Coordinate with Pharmacists to ensure Pharmacy inventory is adequately maintained and protocols are followed during change of shifts, under the supervision of shift Incharge Pharmacist. Maintain all records and relevant documentation.
  • Under the supervision, of Pharmacist fill patient requisitions accurately according to the issued requisitions and patient’s drug profiles.
  • Ensure unit-dose medications are packed, labeled and promptly delivered to the inpatients.
  • Monitor collected empty vials, ampoules, packs etc. and update the Pharmacy inventory accordingly by issuing requisitions on the HMIS.
  • Maintain and monitor adequate inventory stock and prepare the requisitions of required items.
  • Receive the goods from Pharmacy store, ensuring all stock is stored at the proper location and temperature. All stock is to be issued according to FEFO method.
  • Maintain records of all Pharmacy related documentations and provide assistance to Pharmacy Assistant when required. Provide dispensed drugs to Nursing stations in the absence of the Pharmacy Assistant.
  • Maintain record of all stock detailing fast moving / slow moving / short expiry / expired / broken, damage items.
  • Coordinate with House Keeping and Maintenance to ensure temperature, light and cleanliness standards are adhered to in the Pharmacy.
  • Assist Pharmacist in regularly auditing stock.
  • Perform all related tasks assigned by the Shift In-charge Pharmacist / Assistant Manager Pharmacy Services.