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Pharmacy Technician I in Margate, FL at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description

THE COMPANY:
  • Take your career in the right direction – joinus at HealthTrust.  Amidst thefast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company(HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Pharmacy Tech I to putinto practice sustainable, practical solutions that will ultimately transformpatient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered withHealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcareoperations.
  • HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce,and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improveperformance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices. Thisis accomplished by hiring professionals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion forChange” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages andenables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a cultureof integrity and a code of ethics.
THE POSITION:
  • Seeking a full-time Pharmacy Technician-Iresponsible for accurately performing all basic pharmacy technician functionsin a timely manner.
  • Identifies critical issues, prioritize workloadand communicate to appropriate personnel any issues in a timely manner
  • Completes all education requirements and/orother activities needed to maintain competency
  • Interacts in person and by phone with hospitalpersonnel politely and appropriately.
  • Accurately maintains required documentation logs
  • Complies with facility policy and procedures andregulatory requirements
  • Responsible for maintaining medication storageand security as per regulatory requirements throughout the organization
  • Performs quality control and performanceimprovement functions as assigned
  • Accurately performs and documents monthlymedication storage area inspections as assigned
  • Performs basic billing functions
  • Completes basic OR charges in a timely manner asassigned
  • Accurately performs required calculations
  • Accurately and safely compounds and labelsmedications and parenteral admixtures
  • Always utilizes aseptic techniques in thepreparation of parenteral compounding
  • Always obtains a final check from the pharmacistbefore releasing any prepared parenteral compounds, before packaging anymedication, or dispensing any medication.
  • Accurately transports medications and otherpharmacy supplies in a timely manner to appropriate areas.
  • Accurately fills orders in the pharmacy. 
THE LOCATION:
Northwest Medical Center– Margate,Broward County FL
  • Margate is a city located in Broward CountyFlorida.
  • The name of the city itself is a portmanteau ofthe first three letters of the founder's last name, Jack Marqusee, and thefirst four letters of gateway, since it was considered a"gateway" to western Broward County.
  • The city also has a water park calledCalypso Cove, and two golf courses, with one of them also a tenniscourt as well: The Carolina Golf Club, and the Oriole Golf and Tennis Club.
  • Margate is home to the largest butterfly park inthe world. Located in Trade winds Park, Florida, and the first park in theWestern Hemisphere. 


Job Requirements

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
  • HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plansin the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years ofvesting service). 
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individualsseeking higher education. Generous annual incentive bonus program.
  • Professional growth and advancement. Network ofother highly skilled Pharmacists to work and collaborate with across sisterfacilities and multiple divisions.
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Demonstrates basic operationalknowledge in a moderate range of areas
  • Applies known solutions to alimited range of predictable problems
  • Applies and performs a definedrange of skills and tasks where choice between a limited range of options isrequired
  • Assess and record informationfrom varied sources
  • Take responsibility for ownwork outputs.
EDUCATION 
  • High SchoolDiploma or equivalent required
EXPERIENCE 
  • Hospital Pharmacyexperience preferred
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE
  • NationalCertification (CPhT) required
  • Active RegisteredPharmacy Technician, as per State requirements, in good standing with theappropriate State Board of Pharmacy
 
PHYSICALDEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping andstretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient tooperate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other officeequipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare andcommunicate appropriate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50pounds occasionally. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Workis performed in a hospital (pharmacy, nursing units, etc.) Work may bestressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people.Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance forany/all disaster or emergency situations.

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