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AdventHealth Pharmacy Technician in Burleson, Texas


Description

Pharmacy Technician - Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX  76028

Top Reasons to Work At Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.
  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.
  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.
  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.
  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.  

 

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

Evening Shift

2:30pm- 11:00pm, with some variation

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

Pharmacy Operations

Actively performs all pharmacy technician functions and maintains active proficiency in:

·         Standard work parameters

·         Operational programs

·         Delivery and compounding systems

·         Hospital computer systems

·         Medication ordering systems

 

Maintains operational expertise in and actively provides coverage of the technician services provided by

·         Central Pharmacy

·         IV Room

·         Delivery

·         Controlled Substances

 

Oversees appropriate utilization of medication automation, technology, and computer systems

·         Accurately interprets electronic records

·         Maintains expertise in Cerner processes

 

Accurately oversees the management of medication inventories and the preparation and delivery of patientspecific medication doses

·         Manages medication delivery activities

·         Prepares accurate medication products for delivery

·         Prevents improper drug, dose, dosage form selection, expiration dating, and barcode scanning issues when checking products

·         Performs oral and injectable product compounding

 

Pharmacy Practice

Facilitates medication safety practices

·         Identifies, mitigates, and reports potential medication errors such as lookalike sound-alike medications

 

Maintains continuous learning and pharmacy practice development

·         Maintains personal continuing education plan including documentation of an annual selfevaluation and plan for self-development

·         Completes CE modules as part of Pharmacy Technician licensure renewal

 

Provides patientcentered care services

·         Provides accurate, safe and timely medication therapy

 

Clinical Pharmacy Services

Supports practice in decentralized areas

·         Collaborates with other pharmacy staff

·         Collaborates with care providers and Pharmacists to optimize care and improve services

 

Teamwork and Inter-Professional Collaboration

 

Presents to assigned areas on time, ready to work and does not exhibit unscheduled absenteeism

·         Adheres to lunch and break schedule

 

Assures continuity of care between shifts, among pharmacy staff assignments, and across pharmacy practice areas

·         Assures appropriate handoff between shifts and participates in Energizers/Meetings

·         Accepts any necessary work from preceding and does not leave excessive work for following shift

 

Works effectively with all members of the healthcare team to ensure the best outcome for the patient

·         Demonstrates sensitivity to the perspective of the patient, caregiver, or health care colleague in all communications

·         Actively supports teammates (pharmacists, technicians, managers)

·         Uses effective negotiation skills to resolve conflicts

 

Teaching, Training, Precepting, and Mentorship

Mentors new-staff and assists with training

Supports experiential training of pharmacy trainees in areas of expertise

·         Actively engages in pharmacy technician student learning experiences

 

Demonstrates desire and aptitude for teaching and competency of

·         The teaching roles: Instructing, Modeling, and Coaching

·         Teaching clinical problem solving

·         Evaluating experiential performance

·         Providing criteria-based feedback

 

Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation

Supports and participates in medicationuse process improvements led by colleagues and peers

Supports regulatory compliance initiatives and supports institutional accreditation processes

 

Professional Activities and Practice Advancements

Maintains a commitment to pharmacy practice via participation in pharmacy technician professional activities and practice advancement accomplishments. Supports improvements in and contributions to pharmacy practice

 

Leadership and Organizational Involvement

Participates in departmental meetings (75% attendance as scheduled)

Participates in departmental educational activities (100% completion)

Supports practice advancement initiatives, clinical research projects, and stewardship initiatives led by colleagues and peers

Maintains professional image

·         Actively participates in a Departmental Practice Council(s) as requested

 

Schedule and Human Resources Management

Must meet work performance standards

·         Failure to meet performance standards may prevent tier advancement and can lead to positive discipline and a demotion


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

·         High school degree REQUIRED

·         Registered Pharmacy Technician in Texas REQUIRED

·         Sterile Compounding Certification REQUIRED

·         Bachelor of Science degree, preferably in a physical science, business or healthcare preferred

·         One year of Contemporary hospital pharmacy experience preferred

·         Current certification from Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or from the Institute for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ICPT) preferred

 

 

Job Summary:

Prepares and organizes pharmacy medications by name and dosage, as listed on patient orders. To provide safe and accurate medication services and to support all those involved in direct patient care.

 



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

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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