Pharmacy Technician at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    6/28/2019
  • Job ID:
    19010144
  • Job Family
    Pharmacy
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    2 - Evening
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Hendersonville

Job Description


Description

Pharmacy Technician AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: 100 Hospital Dr, Hendersonville, NC 28792  

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

  • Community Involvement
  • Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
  • Great Benefits
  • Co-workers that feel like family
  • Faith Based 

Work Hours/Shift:

FT - Evenings - Rotating schedules

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Aseptically prepares, compounds, and dispenses intravenous medications in compliance with USP797 regulations.
  • Understands all resources available to research drug information.
  • Maintain clean and safe operation of laminar flow hood, work area and pharmacy equipment to adhere to JCAHO and ASHP standards.
  • Assists the pharmacist in providing medication, drug information and pharmaceutical services to patients, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.
  • Ensures compliance with accreditation, quality assurance, legal and other regulatory requirements.
  • Participates in departmental and organizational performance improvement and CQI activities.
  • Loads medications into appropriate Pyxis station upon receipt of order for new medication(s) not currently stocked in said Pyxis.
  • Demonstrates ability to perform appropriate calculations for proper preparation of medications for all patient populations.
  • Recognizes inappropriate dosing based on available dosage forms for various age groups and obtains clarification from pharmacist if dose does not seem appropriate.
  • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of errors.
  • Performs other pharmacy related duties as requested or required. 


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School diploma or the equivalent.
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Status.
  • North Carolina Board of Pharmacy registration required within 3 months of hire. 

Job Summary:

Under the supervision of a registered pharmacist, fills physician orders for medications; prepares IV admixture solutions, using proper aseptic technique; maintains accurate records for all medication compounding; properly labels and prepares medications for dispensing.




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

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