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Certified Pharmacy Tech - Mary Immaculate Hospital

Company: Bon Secours Mercy Health
Location: Newport News
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

At Bon Secours Mercy Health, we are dedicated to continually improving health care quality, safety and cost effectiveness. Our hospitals, care sites and clinicians are recognized for clinical and operational excellence.

Bon Secours - About Us

As a faith-based and patient-focused organization, Bon Secours exists to enhance the health and well-being of all people in mind, body and spirit through exceptional patient care. Success in this goal requires a culture of compassion, collaboration, excellence and respect. Bon Secours seeks people that are committed to our values of compassion, human dignity, integrity, service and stewardship to create an environment where associates want to work and help communities thrive.

Certified Pharmacy Technician - Mary Immaculate Hospital

Location

Mary Immaculate Hospital - 2 Bernardine Dr. Newport News, Virginia 23602

Shift/Schedule

Combination of first and second shift (team rotation)

Job Summary:

The Certified Pharmacy Technician is responsible for providing pharmacy services, including, but not limited to preparing pharmaceuticals, performing inventory control, compliance audits, and financial transactions, providing customer service, and maintaining pharmacy records. The Certified Pharmacy Technician works as part of an interdisciplinary patient care team, and under the direction of the Pharmacist.

Essential Functions:

Receiving and verifying the accuracy and authenticity of prescriptions

Reviewing and recording patient information with their prescription in compliance with the guidelines of the General Pharmaceutical Council

Providing instructions to educate people on the correct way to take their medicine

Supporting the Pharmacist in the daily operation of the pharmacy

Protecting employees and patients by adhering to infection-control protocols and policies

Other duties as assigned

Education:

High School Degree or GED

Licensure/Certification:

Valid ExCPT Certification provided by the National Health Career Association or Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification and registration with State Board of Pharmacy (required)

Experience:

Previous experience working in Retail, Ambulatory, Outpatient, Hospital, Acute Care, or Home Infusion Pharmacy (preferred)

Skills & Abilities:

Ability to be proactive in a rapidly changing environment

Engage with staff and patients in a professional manner

Possesses problem-solving skills with excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Requires knowledge of pharmacy terminology, medication names, and aseptic technique

Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:

Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans

Prescription drug coverage

Flexible spending accounts

Life insurance w/AD&D

Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible

Paid time off

Educational Assistance

And much more

*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com . If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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