Pharmacy Technician I PRN Day AdventHealth Gordon at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/20/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Calhoun, GA
  • Date Posted:
    9/20/2021
  • Job ID:
    21029904
  • Job Family
    Pharmacy
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Pharmacy Technician AdventHealth Gordon

Location Address:  1035 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon

Located in the foothills of North Georgia Mountains

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith based organization

Employee Referral Program

Educational Reimbursement Plans

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Day

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Actively performs all pharmacy technician functions and maintains active proficiency in standard work parameters, hospital and pharmacy specific computer systems, and operational programs
  • Maintains operational expertise and competency in, and actively provides coverage of technician services provided by central pharmacy operations
  • Appropriately utilizes medication automation, technology, and computer systems. Maintains expertise in electronic medical records processes and accurately interprets records
  • Accurately completes medication inventories and accurately prepares and dispenses patientspecific medication doses. Prevents improper drug, dose, dosage form selection, expiration dating, and barcode scanning issues when checking products
  • Understands how to handle process and appropriately dispose of all waste materials, including all levels of hazardous waste, within the department. Knowledgeable about the appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Hazardous Medication Spill Kits in the event of a cytotoxic spill.
  • Facilitates medication safety practices by identifying and reporting potential medication errors such as look-alike sound-alike medications.
  • Prepares and delivers accurate, safe and timely medication
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School Grad or equivalent
  • Pharmacy Intern
  • Registered Pharmacy Technician
  • Sterile Compounding & Aseptic Technique-IV Cert Course

Job Summary:

Primary responsibility is the provision of medication distributive functions and pharmacy operational tasks, which includes but is not limited to assisting the pharmacist with all duties of preparing and dispensing of medications, inventory management, and regulatory compliance.  Performs duties necessary for the effective daily operation of all department services and programs.  Accurately responds to medication dispensing requests, prepares medications for pharmacist final review/check, delivers checked medications, and returns unused or expired medications to appropriate pharmacy areas. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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