Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician 1 - Acute Care in Hood River, Oregon
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician 1- Acute Care (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital in Hood River, OR.
We are seeking a Pharmacy Technician 1 Acute Care who will perform duties relating to the filling and dispensing of unit dose and stock medications from the pharmacy to the nursing units and other ancillary departments in a prompt accurate manner. Fill/dispense oral and IV medications, triaging patient orders and maintaining the integrity of the Pyxis Profile System.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Prepare sterile IV medications calculating the correct amount required to deliver the prescribed dose, measuring accurately the appropriate dose for volume and concentration of solution necessary.
Fill and deliver medications for both inpatients and outpatients.
Prepare medications (extemporaneous solutions and IV solutions) for batches (cart fill).
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Current Oregon Board of Pharmacy Technician registration
1 year (2080 clock hours) of inpatient practice in an integrated health system
Experience with current pharmacy information systems (i.e. EPIC, Pyxis applications)
For internal promotion candidate must be competent in all four Tech 1:
Central Pharmacy duties (as describe in the job description) including:
Code Cart and Anesthesia Tray Replenishment.
Conducting unit inspections on-time per facility requirements.
Pyxis replenishment and returns, CS distribution and documentation.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Graduate of a Pharmacy Technician program
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As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
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Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Location: Oregon-Hood River
Req ID: 250952