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
Facilitates medication safety practices by identifying and reporting potential medication errors such as look-alike sound-alike medications.
Clinical Pharmacy Services
Supports practice in decentralized areas and collaborates with other pharmacy staff
Teamwork and Inter-Professional Collaboration
Presents to assigned areas on time and ready to work and does not exhibit unscheduled absenteeism
Assures continuity of care between shifts, among pharmacy staff assignments, and across pharmacy practice areas
Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation
Supports and participates in medicationâuse process improvements led by colleagues and peers
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
One (1+) year of Contemporary hospital pharmacy experience, retail or ambulatory experience acceptable
Associates degree or technical degree in a related field or specific certification related to the position, preferably in a physical science, business or healthcare
Practice experience in an integrated health care system of 3 or more hospitals in the system
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Must be registered with the State of Florida Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Current certification from Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or from the Institute for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ICPT)
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.
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