Days (Rotating Weekends)
Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist and the general direction of the Director of Pharmacy, is responsible for non-judgmental aspects of order review and entry; preparation, delivery, and charging of medication/IV's; restocking of Pyxis cabinets and par medications/IV 's; purchasing; repackaging; training of new personnel and performance of related duties as assigned. All work must be checked by a pharmacist prior to any medication leaving the Pharmacy.
Registered in Texas as a Pharmacy Technician; Certified by PTCB
At least 1 year hospital pharmacy experience including preparation of IV admixtures.
Special Skills & Qualifications:
Must be able to type and perform dose calculations.
EDUCATION: (indicate minimum)
High School education / GED
MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Manage stress appropriately
Make decisions under pressure
Manage anger/fear/hostility/violence of others
Handle multiple priorities
Work in areas that are confined and/or crowded
Exposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents
Exposure to moving mechanical parts
Exposure to communicable diseases
Exposure to potential electric shock
Category System For Potential Contact With Blood, Body Fluids or Tissues: Category I, II or III.
Category III = No risk in the routine performance of the job or task.
INSIDE - Spends approximately 75% or more of time inside. Inside work has good ventilation, comfortable temperature
WORK POSITIONS (defined in 10% increments of work time):
20% Sitting 50% Standing 30% Walking
LIGHT WORK - Lifting 20-lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 lbs.
OTHER - Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the average patient specific to the department
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom