Jan 13, 2022

Acute Care Pharmacy Technician II - Certified 2021-107689

  • Novant Health
  • Winston-Salem, NC, USA
PRN Pharmacy

Job Description

Overview

Novant Health is seeking an Acute Care Certified Pharmacy Technician II, for our Pharmacy Float Pool, to serve as a part of the healthcare team that collaborates with other team members to provide optimal, personalized care across all dimensions of care, every time. Float Pool team members will support the facilities in the Winston Salem Market including Forsyth Medical Center, Thomasville Medical Center, Clemmons Medical Center, Kernersville Medical Center and Medical Park Hospital. Applicants will need considerable knowledge and application of basic math skills, including ratio and proportion relationships; experience in IV compounding as well as distributive functions in an acute care setting. This individual will need the ability to travel to all facilities in the market as scheduled.

Novant Health is an integrated system of physician practices, hospitals, outpatient centers, and more – each element committed to delivering a remarkable healthcare experience for patients and their families. With world-class technology, personal connections, and care that’s easier to access and understand, Novant Health is with patients every step of the way on their journey to health and wellness.

Are you seeking a career that will challenge you to never stop short of #remarkable? Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets quality service, in every dimension, every time. Let Novant Health be the destination for your professional growth. Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center is seeking Pharmacy Tech II-Certified for immediate interview.

Benefits of work at Novant Health:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • 403b and matching program
  • Potential relocation assistance available for qualified applicants
  • Leadership development programs, tuition reimbursements & financial assistance with certifications
  • Recognized as one of the 50 best places for women and managers of diverse backgrounds to work

To learn more about Novant Health as an organization, its culture, Team Members and the communities we serve, visit . #JoinTeamAubergine #NovantHealthPharmacy #PharmacyTech

Qualifications

  • Education: High School Diploma required. Associates Degree preferred.
  • Experience: Acute Care: Prior experience in a minimum of two pharmacy skills (examples may include medication distribution, sterile compounding, and/or medication listing activities) required. OR…hired as a Pharmacy Tech 1 Certified and now competently performing a second pharmacy skill as described above required. Outpatient Oncology: Minimum of two years’ experience in any setting with one year of experience in sterile compounding (of IV and/or chemotherapy admixture). Specialty Pharmacy: Minimum of two years in any setting required with one year in specialty setting preferred required.
  • Licensure / Certification / Registration: Current registry with applicable State Board(s) of Pharmacy required. PTCB Certification within 60 days of hire, or proof of enrollment in pharmacy school/FPGEE/FPGEC required.
  • Additional Skills/Requirements required: State Registration and/or evidence of renewal is required for both Pharmacists and Technicians fifteen days prior to expiration and Technicians are required to be either certified through Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), or be actively enrolled in pharmacy school, or be active in Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Examination (FPGEE) or Foreign Pharmacy Equivalency Certification (FPGEC). Considerable knowledge and application of basic math skills (including ratio and proportion relationships), strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to follow verbal and written instructions. Basic technology skills. Other duties as outlined in Novant Health and facility specific policies and procedures. Ability to drive/travel to multiple facilities/locations as needed. Ability to work as part of a high performing, change ready and resilient team.
  • Additional Skills/Requirements preferred: Considerable knowledge of medication names (both trade and generic) and their doses, routes of administration, and adverse effects; the ability to demonstrate patient interview skills and strong written and verbal communication skills with other healthcare professionals. Experience with inventory management.

Responsibilities

It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".