Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a PharmacyTechnician (Outpatient Pharmacy, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to ProvidenceSacred Heart Outpatient Pharmacy in Spokane, Washington.

Our outpatient (retail) pharmacy provides a high

level of service that includes a bedside delivery service, stocking specialty

medications, and maintaining close relationships with hospital and clinic

providers. We work closely with our providers, nursing staff, and social

workers to ensure everyone receives the care they need.

As one of our pharmacy technicians,

you will be trained for a diverse skillset. Our technicians help maintain

provider relations, navigate complex billing situations, and work with

specialized medications that are not commonly seen in a typical community pharmacy.

Our compensation reflects this higher level of responsibility, providing you

with a challenging, rewarding career.

This is a supplemental variable

shift role and will work day, and evening shifts as well as some weekends and

holidays. You will also be expected to cover sick calls on short notice

in addition to filling scheduled shifts.

In this position you will:

  • Assist licensedpharmacists to formulate, fill, label and dispense medications and otherhealth care products in accordance with regulatory requirements.

  • Fill and dispensechemotherapeutic and other specialty medications under the direction ofpharmacists.

  • Extemporaneouslycompound medications that are not commercially available.

  • Collect &verify patient demographic information, medication histories, allergyinformation, and insurance coverage.

  • Perform routinepharmacy work that may include order entry, billing, inventory,sterilization and maintaining patient records.

  • Calculate drugvolumes to deliver correct dosages.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent

  • Washington state pharmacy technician certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Pharmacy technician experience in a retail setting preferred

  • Preference for demonstrated initiative

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 188295