AdventHealth Pharmacy Technicican in Hendersonville, North Carolina

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:

Full Time – Days – 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.

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.