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Norman Regional Health System Pharmacy Technician II - Part Time in Norman, Oklahoma

Mission Statement: As a proactive and progressive department, the Department of Pharmacy Services will seek to optimize pharmacy care* in all settings through collaboration with the patient, physician, and other health care providers.

*Pharmacy care is defined as the direct, responsible provision of medication related care for the purpose of achieving definite outcomes that improve a patient’s quality of life.

The Norman Regional Health System Pharmacy Department is a highly eclectic group, employing 42 registered pharmacists (including 3 pharmacy residents), 32 technicians, and a department assistant. Of the pharmacists, 13 have completed a pharmacy practice residency, 3 have completed a specialty residency, and 10 are Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialists. Currently there is no Board of Pharmacy requirement for technicians to be certified; however, a goal of the NRHS Department of Pharmacy is to eventually have all technicians nationally certified. Currently 11 out of 31 technicians are certified through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. In addition, 3 technicians and 1 pharmacist have chemotherapy certifications.

You will find our pharmacist technicians assisting the pharmacists by compounding medications including intravenous preparations, maintaining drug inventory, filling employee/indigent prescriptions, providing support in the surgery satellite pharmacy, refilling automated dispensing cabinets, and assisting with controlled substance inventory tracking. The pharmacy is staffed 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Our employees abide by the Norman Regional core values including integrity, communication, attitude, results, engagement (ICARE)

Skills:

  • Use mathematics to solve problems.

  • Use critical thinking to analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution.

  • Prioritize work by developing specific goals and plans to organize, and accomplish your work.

  • Use relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

  • Perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as lifting boxes weighing up to 25 pounds, pushing carts weighing up to 250 pounds, bending, and climbing steps.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or the equivalent required.

  • One (1) year experience as a Pharmacy Technician in a hospital pharmacy preferred.

  • Technician permit issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy upon hire or within 90 days.

  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification is not currently required but is favorable.

Skills:

  • Use mathematics to solve problems.

  • Use critical thinking to analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution.

  • Prioritize work by developing specific goals and plans to organize, and accomplish your work.

  • Use relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

  • Perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as lifting boxes weighing up to 25 pounds, pushing carts weighing up to 250 pounds, bending, and climbing steps.

  • Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or the equivalent required.

  • One (1) year experience as a Pharmacy Technician in a hospital pharmacy preferred.

  • Technician permit issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy upon hire or within 90 days.

  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification is not currently required but is favorable.

Requisition ID: 2021-9269

External Company URL: https://www.normanregional.com/

Street: 901 N. Porter Ave.

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