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Dispenser

  • Diploma, Associate's degree
  • Medical, health
  • Basic level (worker)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

To ensure quality preparation of medicines and dispense medicine to patients


Responsibilities

  1. Adhere to professional code of conduct and ethics.
  2. Participate in training of students and other health workers.
  3. Compound drugs and give out medicines to patients.
  4. Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
  5. Prepare sterile and pathogens free infusions.
  6. Advise patients and attendants in the proper use and storage of medicines.
  7. Compile reports on drugs usage and submit to the Senior Dispenser.
  8. Carry out regular equipment servicing and ensure that they are functional.
  9. Identify and classify drugs, keep stock


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Uganda
Area of work: Medical, health
Seniority: Basic level (worker)

Job Requirements

Required education: Diploma, Associate's degree
Required relevant work experience: 6 months
Required skills: Following care plans; Medication and prescription administration; Reporting; Patient care; Training delivery; Stock and inventory management
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Health Service Commission (Uganda)

Health care, medicalCompany size: 500-1000 people

The main policy objectives of the Commission are designed to achieve the goals relating to human resources for health as embedded in the Sustainable Development Goal 3 (on health), the National Development Plan (NDPII), the National Health Policy (2010 - 2020), and the Health Sector Development Plan (HSDP) 2015/16 – 2019/20.


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