Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Pharmacy, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila, Washington. 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.
This a closed door pharmacy setting providing home infusion services across Washington state. Hours are Monday – Fridays variable between 8:30am-5pm; 9-5:30pm; and 10:30am – 7pm. Rotation includes 1 shift in every 6 weekends and rotating holiday.
In this position you will:
Perform data entry including prescription order entry and refill processing.
Prepare prescription labeling, compound order printing and pull medication for sterile compounding.
Prepare completed pharmaceuticals for delivery by mail or courier service.
Calculate drug volumes/days supply to deliver correct dosages.
Locate outpatient lab results by contacting labs and hospitals.
Contact patients/caregivers prior to deliveries to review supply usage and needs
Maintain patient profiles and medication lists by documenting services provided
Coordinate delivery with patient, warehouse, and delivery service under direct supervision of pharmacist, nurse or dietitian
Coordinate with nurse coordinator, nursing home and infusion clinics to maintain routine stock
Communicate effectively and appropriately with pharmacists, nurses, pharmacy technicians, dietitians, billing, and external customers to facilitate accurate, safe care for the patient
Required qualifications for this position include:
Completion of approved pharmacy technician training program
Current certification and license by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician
Current National Pharmacy Technician certification, or within 6 months upon hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Long term care or home infusion pharmacy service
Customer service experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Infusion and Pharmacy Services in Tukwila and Spokane, Washington provides pharmaceutical services to patients in communities throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho and Montana. Patient safety, patient satisfaction, and clinical outcomes are our priorities. Our services include nutrition and pharmacological therapies to patients in their homes or in our Ambulatory Suites, disease management and related specialized infusion therapies, and clinical nurse, pharmacist, and nutrition consulting and support services.
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: 223051