Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician II in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician II (Chemo Op Services, Day Shift. 0.7 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assist licensed pharmacists to formulate, label and dispense medications and other health care products in accordance with regulatory requirements.
Fills and dispenses unit dose, IV Admixtures, and/or chemotherapeutic medications under the direction of pharmacists.
Collect & verify patient medication histories.
Perform routine pharmacy work that may include inventory, sterilization and maintaining patient records.
Calculate drug volumes to deliver correct dosages.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent
Certified by the National Certification exam (PTCB or ExCPT) as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
Current license to practice as a pharmacy technician in the state of Montana
Upon hire: Valid Montana State Driver’s License, motor vehicle record, and current insurance
Experience with the preparation of all types of I.V. admixtures including minibags, syringes, and large volumes
Working knowledge and experience of all policies and procedures related to the preparation of I.V. admixtures
Knowledge of I.V. admixture pumps and related computer software
Working knowledge of aseptic technique
Clear understanding of medication names and medical terminology
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
One (1) year of experience working in an I.V. admixture service within an acute care setting
Previous practical experience in a hospital pharmacy
About the hospital you will serve.
St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Req ID: 199721