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Methodist Health System PHARMACY TECH CERTIFIED in DALLAS, Texas

Your Job: The Pharmacy Technician will assist in performing paraprofessional tasks that will ensure a high quality of pharmacy service.

Supports the mission, vision, values and strategic goals of Methodist Health System.

Your Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required

  • IV certification preferred

  • Registered technician with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy or Pharmacy student current Pharmacy Intern License

  • 1 year of Pharmacy experience required

  • Hospital Pharmacy experiences preferred

  • Computer skills preferred, but not required

  • Ability to maintain confidentially and patient privacy standards set by the department as well as hospital

    Your Job Responsibilities

  • Answers the telephone and front window.

  • Compounds products in IV Lab using sterile, aseptic technique

  • Gathers items needed for miscellaneous requisitions, orders, crash carts, etc. to be checked by pharmacist prior to dispensing.

  • Maintains clean and orderly work area; restocks returned medications, restocks work area to appropriate levels.

  • Assists in maintaining inventory levels of pharmaceuticals and supplies by notifying purchasing when items become low or increased usage of particular items in observed: utilized the “short list”.

  • Maintains drug storage systems through restock and trouble-shooting functions

  • Maintains Unit Inspections outside the department

  • Makes scheduled rounds to all nursing units for the delivery of medications and the pick-up of discontinued medications and orders as needed.

  • Makes non-scheduled rounds to any nursing unit as required.

  • Perform charges and credits for floor stock sheets, narcotic sheets, miscellaneous charge slips, and returned medications into computer system.

  • Processes medications in assigned area (OR, IV lab, first fill) in preparation of final dispensing by the pharmacist.

  • Trains new employees as assigned.

  • Other duties as assigned

Methodist Dallas Medical Center is one of North Texas’ best places to work. And it just gets better. Magnet® designated for nursing excellence and the flagship hospital of Methodist Health System, Methodist Dallas is a 556-bed teaching and referral hospital and home to one of only three Level I Trauma Centers in Dallas County. We are a certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission and have highly rated adult liver, kidney, and pancreas transplant programs. Celebrating more than 90 years of service, Methodist Dallas strives to have a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve — one that is welcoming of the skills and talents of all groups. Our reputation as an award-winning employer shows in the honors we’ve earned:

  • Magnet®-designated hospital

  • Grade A Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group®

  • First member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network in Texas, since 2015

  • First in the U.S. certified by The Joint Commission for pancreatic surgery and pancreatitis

  • First in Texas certified for pancreatic cancer

  • Hip and knee joint replacement programs certified by The Joint Commission

  • Chest Pain – MI Registry™ Platinum Performance Achievement Award by the American College of Cardiology for excellence in heart attack care.

Our Care Commitments

  • Take Care of Patients

  • Take Care of Each Other

  • Take Care of Ourselves

  • Take Care of Methodist

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