Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Sterile Compounding Center, Day Shift, 0.0FTE) to Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Position Details: This is an on-call position that will cover hours between 9:30am to 6pm, Monday through Friday. This position will cover some weekends (Weekend staffing will be roughly once every 5-6 weeks) and 1-2 holidays per year are expected. This position is non-benefited but has per diem pay.
In this position you will:
Sterile and accurate admixture of IV products under a laminar flow hood or vertical flow biological safety cabinet.
Communicate effectively and appropriately with pharmacists, nurses, pharmacy technicians, dietitians, billing, and external customers to facilitate accurate, safe care for the patient.
Maintain inventory of all medications, solutions and supplies stocked in the department.
Use of automated compounding devices.
Track expiration dates of medications and solutions.
Clean and maintain laminar flow hood and biological safety cabinet in accordance with applicable standards and laws including The Joint Commission and USP 797.
Complete and maintain required documentation per Providence requirements and USP 797 guidelines.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of approved pharmacy technician training program
Current Pharmacy Technician certification in Washington State
Current national Pharmacy Technician certification (or must obtain within 3 months of hire)
Knowledge of generic and trade names commonly prescribed IV medications
Knowledge of aseptic technique
General computer and data entry skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Hospital experience in sterile parenteral product preparation
Customer Service experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila and Spokane, Washington provides pharmaceutical services to patients in communities throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Montana. Patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes are our priorities. Our services include nutrition and pharmacological therapies to patients in their homes or in our Ambulatory Suites, disease management and related specialized infusion therapies, and clinical nurse, pharmacist, and nutrition consulting and support services.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Req ID: 145349