- This is routine pharmaceutical work providing assistance to pharmacists in dispensing drugs and medications prescribed by medical practitioners and repackaging bulk medication for distribution to various medical facilities. Employees in this class receive prescriptions from health center patients, package medications into prescribed quantities, and repackage bulk medications for use by disease control programs. Contact with health center patients is a significant aspect of the work. Work is performed under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
(The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)
- The positions must assist licensed pharmacists in dispensing drugs and medications prescribed by medical practitioners and/or repackage bulk medications for distribution to various medical facilities.
- The positions must perform the work in the Health Department.