HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacy Technician in McKinney, Texas
Pharmacy Technician _Schedule_: Full time - No Weekends _Location_: Medical City McKinney Hospital
JOB SUMMARY: Pharmacy Technicians routinely assist the pharmacist in dispensing medications, including IV admixture and compounding. To assure the delivery of continuous quality pharmacy service to patients by making certain all drugs are handled, packed, prepared, charged and delivered accurately and timely for medication distribution. The pharmacy technician must show the ability to unit dose and prepack medications independently with pharmacist approval. Must learn to accurately stock medications in the Automated Dispensing Machines. Must be competent in IV admixture and compounding. Will be required to assist in the maintenance of the pharmacy stock including reordering medication products and monthly removal of expired medications.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: * High school graduate or equivalent degree is required * Two years of experience in pharmacy with at least one year in a hospital pharmacy preferred LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: * National Pharmacy Tech Certification * Current license/registration in good standing as a pharmacy technician with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: * Solving simple math equations, and memorizing drug trade and generic names * Able to work independently in IV, Epidural and PCA admixtures and compounding with pharmacist approval * Ability to monitor telephone calls, complete work and respond to STAT requests with frequent interruptions
About Medical City McKinney: Medical City McKinneyis a growing 260-bed hospital with a 90-year history of serving the health care needs of McKinney and the surrounding communities. Over the past several years, we have strengthened our medical foundations by adding two new surgical robots, a newly remodeled labor and delivery suites, a Level III NICU and an advanced biplane Catheterization Lab to treat heart rhythm disorders.
Medical City McKinneyis proud of our team for all the well-deserved recognitions and acknowledgements we’ve received to better serve you--Joint Commission accredited, Advanced (Level III) Trauma Center, Accredited Chest Pain Center, a Texas 10 Step Facility, CLIA certified laboratory; CAP accredited clinical and anatomical pathology services, "Top Performer on Key Quality Measures" for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care by Joint Commission and Intersocietal Commission of Vascular Labs in ultrasound for peripheral vascular ultrasound.
At Medical City, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a plan just for you. You can enroll in several different medical plans, if eligible, which includes vision and dental. You can even select additional à la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service), flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, participate in our tuition reimbursement/assistance and student loan repayment programs, paid personal leave, identity theft protection discounts; auto, home, and life insurance options, and adoption assistance.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech
Title: Pharmacy Technician
Location: Texas-McKinney-Medical City McKinney
Requisition ID: 06264-154261