Catholic Health Initiatives *Pharmacy Tech - Pharmacy Full-time in HOUSTON, Texas

*Pharmacy Tech - Pharmacy Full-time

Description

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a

world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962

by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in

Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.

The

first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for

Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the

award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding

community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult

and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital

holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and

affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The

University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and

Prairie View A&M University.

PositionSummary

Assists the pharmacist with tasks

involved in providing high quality pharmacy services to our patients, including

the preparation of IV admixtures, filling medication requests, and maintaining

pharmacy inventory.

Qualifications

Education:

High

School Diploma/GED

Licensure:

Registered

Pharmacy Technician (CPHT) with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy or pharmacy

school student intern card

Aseptic

Technique – Complete an ACPE approved 40 hour sterile products course

PositionResponsibilities:

1.

Assist the Pharmacist in filling medication

orders, prescriptions and pharmacy stock

2.

Perform distributive Functions to patient care

areas and pharmacy areas, to include pick-up and delivery orders and/or

medications

3.

Inventory and maintain appropriate

pharmaceutical stock levels in storage, automated dispensing devices, and

patient care areas to assure adequate medication supplies are available to meet

patient care needs

4.

Perform and document quality assurance/control

tasks in a complete and timely manner to assure the highest quality of

pharmaceutical services

5.

Maintain pharmacy work areas in a neat, clean

and orderly fashion, and ensure that all drugs and supplies returned from

patient care areas are appropriately returned to stock or wasted as required in

a timely manner

6.

Assist the pharmacist in filling medication

orders, prescriptions, and pharmacy stock

7.

Accurately prepare medications for the

pharmacist to check, including appropriate auxiliary labels, in a timely manner

8.

Assure that a pharmacist’s final check, when

appropriate, and signature documentation of all products has occurred prior to

their delivery

9.

Attend promptly to the directives of the

pharmacist and supervisory personnel

10.

Accurately prepare sterile products in a

timely manner, adhering to required aseptic technique at all times

11.

Accurately select the appropriate drug

product(s) required for the preparation of sterile products and assure that all

necessary components are available for final check by the pharmacist

12.

May be Responsible for purchasing activities

Assist pharmacists in code situations

Job Allied Health

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 3p - 11p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0111760