PHARMACY TECHNICIAN - PHARMACY
Company: St. Joseph Health
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Advance your career working at a Magnet recognized hospital
known for clinical quality and patient safety. Our team is looking
for an experienced Pharmacy Technician to join our Pharmacy at St.
Joseph Hospital of Orange. This is a part time, 8-hour variable
shift for a total of 40 biweekly hours. In this position you will
have the following responsibilities: * Assist the pharmacist in all
aspects of the departmental operation. * Filling and maintain of
the unit-dose, patient medication cassettes, IV admixture,
floorstock, and drug inventory systems. * Perform relevant tasks
including repackaging, compounding, record keeping, billing,
clerical functions, and other tasks as assigned. * Participate in
quality assurance and performance improvement activities, as well
as departmental education and training. * Maintain departmental
standards and translate policies and procedures into the daily
practice. * Report directly to the pharmacist on duty and
indirectly to a supervisor or manager. Qualifications and Skills
needed for this role: Required Qualifications: * High school
diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution. * Current,
valid Pharmacy Technician certificate from the State of California.
* Knowledge of pharmacy laws, technician's scopes of practice, role
and functions of a pharmacist. * Knowledge of proper aseptic
techniques. * Must possess basic typing skills and have experience
working with computers. * Knowledge of basic drug terminology,
pharmaceutical calculations, and basic pharmacology. * Excellent
verbal communication skills. Preferred Qualifications: * At least
one (1) year experience as a Pharmacy Technician in an acute care
hospital environment. * Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
(PTCB) certification. About the department you will serve: Our
Pharmacy is a very busy department that relies on teamwork and
accuracy to produce great results. This position will be primarily
on the evening shift and the ideal candidate will be a team player
who is committed to quality, flexible and willing to learn,
motivated, and experienced in an acute care, hospital environment.
Comprehensive Range of Benefits: Professional Advancement:
Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition
reimbursement, motivating managers Health: Medical - Cigna HMO and
POS plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans,
Employee Assistance Program Wellness: Retirement - 401(K),
Paid-Time Off - Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years
of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage,
Flexible Spending Accounts, optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan Apply
Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with
some additional questions from our Modern Hire system. Compassion.
Dignity. Justice. Excellence. Integrity. These timeless values form
the heart and soul of St. Joseph Hospital. They are the prime
reason that we attract and retain high-caliber employees who
believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.
As a result of this affinity, most of our employees have remained
with us for at least five years. Over 40 percent of our new
employees were either referred by friends or applied to work at St.
Joseph based on our reputation. It is little wonder, then, that
retention rate is significantly higher than the average for
healthcare institutions in our community. Clinical Excellence When
you take the latest in medical technology and place it in the hands
of highly skilled clinicians, recognition is sure to follow. In
July 2007, 2008 and 2009, St. Joseph Hospital was named one
"America's Best Hospitals" for Orthopedic Care by U. S. News and
World Report. This highly esteem recognition is testimony to our
unique blend medical science and compassionate, values-based care.
A haven that feels like home. St. Joseph Hospital offers a unique
environment in which healthcare givers who share a kindred spirit
can do important work and grow both spiritually and professionally.
Here, values-based employees view their jobs not simply as careers
but also as callings. Care to get acquainted? Then we warmly invite
you to explore the many career opportunities offered by St. Joseph
Hospital! St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment
opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements,
St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws
governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in
which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms
and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring,
placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves
of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as "on
call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled
on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.
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