Pharmacy Technician Coordinator/Buyer, Inpatient Pharmacy

Job Description

Pharmacy Technician Coordinator/Buyer, Inpatient Pharmacy

UC Health is hiring a full-time Pharmacy Technician Coordinator/Buyer for the Inpatient Pharmacy department at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The Pharmacy Technician Coordinator/Buyer will be a buyer and coordinate the day-to-day operations of the inpatient pharmacy storeroom. Under the direction of the Director of Nuclear Medicine assists in developing, interpreting and applying the organization policies, budget and long-range plans for facilities, equipment and personnel as they apply to the Nuclear Medicine Department. Maintains and evaluates statistical records.

About University of Cincinnati Medical Center

As part of the Clifton Campus of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, University of Cincinnati Medical Center has served Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for nearly 200 years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of patients receive care from our world-renowned clinicians and care team. Our experts utilize the most advanced medical knowledge and technology available, providing a level of specialty and subspecialty medical care that is not available anywhere else in Greater Cincinnati.
UC Medical Center is also home to medical breakthroughs- our physician experts conduct basic, translational, and clinical research, leading to new therapies and care protocols, and connecting patients to the latest and most advanced treatments. UC Medical Center houses Greater Cincinnati's only Level I adult trauma center, which includes the right mix of specialist and medical resources available at a moment's notice for a wide variety of the most complex medical conditions and injuries.


  • Responsible for preparation of reports, documents, provides backup for payroll records, statistical surveys and other data required. Will coordinate with the personnel office recruitment of necessary personnel, their selection and appointment. Interprets and enforces personnel policies.
  • Evaluates orders for purchasing of supplies and signs them for approval. Maintains and evaluates statistics. Troubleshoots and corrects reporting issues.
  • Maintains personnel educational/training records for ODH, NRC and other radiation regulatory body compliance. Distributes, collects and coordinates radiation dosimeters for staff in all of the departments at University Hospital who use radiation generating equipment or handle/work around radioactive materials.
  • With the Department Director, discusses and evaluates department problems. Correlates and implements solutions and evaluates the success of those solutions.
  • Assists in preparation and maintenance of departmental budgets. Evaluates supply expenditures and reviews charges against budget, when necessary.
  • Organizes and coordinates the residency training files including monitoring attendance and maintaining educational records for training modules, CBTs and classroom lectures. Serves as liaison to the Radiology and GME program coordinators.
  • Oversees, coordinates and monitors registration, receptionist activities and private practice functions.
  • Provides administrative assistance.
  • Develops and coordinates support staff work schedules.


  • At least one year in an approved business program, with in a medical setting OR such within a department as to be considered adequate evidence of technical and administrative leadership capability by the Director.
  • 5 years preferred.