29 days old

Pharmacy Technician - Acute Care (0.6FTE)

Essentia Health
Duluth, MN
  • Job Code
    R009987
  • Jobs Rated
    36th

Building Location:

St Marys Medical Center

Department:

12410 Inpatient Pharmacy

Job Description:

Is responsible for the accurate preparation of IV solutions, sterile injectable products, and sterile and non-sterile extemporaneous preparations. Job duties also include unit-dose preparations; inventory control; medication delivery, distribution, and storage; care of supplies and equipment; and management of automated medication dispensing systems. Assists the pharmacist in all aspects of the daily departmental activities, including training of new staff and pharmacy students, billing, record keeping and other clerical functions, monthly audits, and other duties as assigned by the pharmacist.

If posting for department 12450, use this summary.

Under the direction of the pharmacist, will be responsible for the ordering, receipt, storage, distribution, inventory and maintenance of investigational drugs. Job duties also include providing timely customer service to a broad customer base including research nurses, clinical assistants, sponsor monitors, auditors and pharmacy staff at all Essentia Health research sites. Is also responsible for the accurate preparation of injectable allergy dilutions. Assists the pharmacist in all aspects of the daily departmental activities, including training of new staff and pharmacy students, billing, record keeping and other duties as assigned by the pharmacist.

Education Qualifications:

If working in a MN location, must meet one of these three education/experience categories as defined by the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy:
Previous experience as a pharmacy technician with maintenance of continuous registration as a pharmacy technician with the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy dating back prior to January 1st 2013.
Completion of a board-approved technician training program.
Willingness to complete the Essentia Health employer-based technician training program within first 90 days of employment.
If working in a ND location, must meet one of these education requirements, as defined by the North Dakota Board of Pharmacy:
Successful completion of an American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists accredited academic program
An American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists accredited on-the-job training program and must have obtained certification by a national certification body approved by the Board of Pharmacy. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board is an approved certification body.

Licensure/CertificationQualifications:

PTCB Certification(General) must be completed within one year of hire unless currently enrolled as a Pharmacy student in an accredited Pharm.D. program if working in either state.

Ongoing continuing education and license renewal as required by the state Board of Pharmacy.

FTE:

0.6

Shift Rotation:

Day/Eve Rotation (United States of America)

Shift Start Time:

Varies

Shift End Time:

Varies

Weekends:

Yes

Holidays:

Yes

Call Obligation:

No

Union:

USWA Technical Workers SMMC (UTECH)

Union Posting Deadline:

01/23/2019 11pm





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Posted: 2019-01-17 Expires: 2019-02-15
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