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Ambulatory Pharmacy Tech

St Anthony Hospital Gig Harbor, Washington
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The posted compensation range of $23.87 - $36.37 /hour is a reasonable estimate that extends from the lowest to the highest pay CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job, based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law.

Requisition ID 2024-366919 Employment Type PRN Department Pharmacy Hours/Pay Period 0 Shift Day Weekly Schedule Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm and Monday-Thursday 5pm-3 Remote No Category Pharmacy
Overview

In 2020 united in a fierce commitment to deliver the highest quality care and exceptional patient experience Virginia Mason and CHI Franciscan Health came together as natural partners to build a new health system centered around the patient: Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. Our combined system builds upon the scale and expertise of our nearly 300 sites of care including 11 hospitals and nearly 5000 physicians and providers. Together we are empowered to make an even greater impact on the health and well-being of our communities.


Responsibilities

Job Summary: 

Performs a variety of tasks in support of the daily workflow of the ambulatory pharmacy department to include the appropriate distribution of drug therapy under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist and in compliance with State and Federal Laws and in accordance with FHS policies and procedures. Incumbents are accountable for 1) order entry, 2) preparation and dispersion of prescribed medications, 3) insurance billing 4) cashiering/customer service,  5) taking inventory/stocking and tracking medication and supply orders, and 5) performing routine clerical/administrative tasks.  Incumbents may oversee the operational dispensary.

Incumbents are also accountable for: maintaining a clean and safe environment; using appropriate aseptic technique; handling controlled substances appropriately; completing all educational modules; attending regular staff meetings; keeping abreast of departmental changes/current FHS policy and procedures and The Joint Commission requirements. 

Essential Duties:

  • Receives and enters pharmaceutical orders in systems. 
  • Prioritizes and organizes daily work for optimal operations of pharmacy.
  • Prepares and distributes medications in accordance with American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) guidelines.
  • Maintains proper stock levels in assigned pharmacy locations.
  • Performs insurance billing and administrative support functions.
  • Contributes to the department’s safe and accurate operations.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Qualifications

Education/Work Experience Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited Pharmacy Technician training program, and one year of hospital work experience or hospital rotation within an accredited training program that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

  • Current License as a Pharmacy Technician by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy.
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While you’re busy impacting the healthcare industry, we’ll take care of you with benefits that may include health/dental/vision, FSA, matching retirement plans, paid time off, tuition assistance, adoption assistance, and more!

Unless directed by a Collective Bargaining Agreement, applications for this position will be considered on a rolling basis. CommonSpirit Health cannot anticipate the date by which a successful candidate may be identified.

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