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Providence Pharmacy Technician in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician I (1.0 FTE, Evenings) to work at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

Performs duties relating to the filling and dispensing of unit dose, IV and chemotherapeutic medications from the pharmacy to the nursing units and other ancillary departments in a prompt, safe and accurate manner. Performs all duties in a manner that promotes teamwork and reflects the Sisters of Providence Mission and Philosophy.

In this position you will:

  • Accurately fills medication stock requisitions for departments and clinics.

  • Repackages liquids, injectables and oral medications using proper labeling procedure and following legal requirements.

  • Fills and prepares medications and IV solutions accurately.

  • Delivers medications in a timely manner and to the proper nursing area as established by urgent priority and/or workflow schedule.

  • Consistently uses aseptic technique when compounding IV solutions.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Successful completion of a Pharmacy Technician Level A training program certified by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy or equivalent educ/experience

  • Experience with telephone call prioritization.

  • Experience with stressful/urgent need situations.

  • 3 months Practical experience in a hospital pharmacy under the direct supervision of pharmacist.

  • Experienced in IV admixture/aseptic techniques.

  • Active WA Pharmacy Technician license from the Washington State Department of Health (PHTECHL).

  • Current Pharmacy Technician National Certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) with in 90 days of hire.

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • 1 year hospital pharmacy experience.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 265848

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