HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacy Technician II PRN in Webster, Texas
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center–Webster, TX
Pharmacy Technician II
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , a 610-bed facility in the heart of Bay Area Houston, was founded in 1972. We are committed to the care and improvement of human life. From fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, we ensure Bay Area residents receive the best available healthcare in their own community.
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center is currently looking for a Pharmacy Technician II.
The Pharmacy Technician II works under the direction of the pharmacy tech supervisor or a licensed pharmacist and is responsible for the following duties;
Assists in maintaining the cleanliness and orderliness of the pharmacy.
Attains competency in the operation and maintenance of pharmacy automation equipment, i.e. Pyxis and Meditech.
Maintains records associated with departmental functions assigned to the technician, i.e. times of making pharmacy rounds, times of sending medications via the pneumatic tube system, refrigerator temperatures, crash cart fills, documentation of compounding and pre-packing pharmaceutical products, etc.
Answers the telephone and provides assistance to the caller to satisfy their inquiries.
Issues floor stock medications or supplies to other departments after being checked by a pharmacist.
Enters pharmacy charges into the pharmacy computer system on a daily basis
Assists the pharmacist in the dispensing of medications, i.e. order entry of physician orders and filling those physician orders to include the reconstituting of medications if required.
Prepares parenteral medications under the direct supervision of a pharmacist to include large and small volume parenterals, chemotherapy, and hyperalimentation solutions.
Delivers medications to the nursing units on both scheduled basis as well as an emergency basis when deemed appropriate.
Checks medications for expiration dates within the department as well as on the nursing units.
Participates in departmental orientation programs, training programs for pharmacy technicians, pharmacy staff meetings, and in-service education
Attends and participates in meetings and functions required by the hospital or by the department.
Performs quality-monitoring functions as requested.
Promotes positive customer services with internal and external customers
Performs all other job related duties as assigned
Hospital pharmacy experience preferred, not required.
Education 1. Holds certification in good standing with Texas State Board of Pharmacy.
ACPE/ASHP certification or has completed a recognized course in an accredited college of pharmacy or a course sponsored by an ACPE in sterile product preparation is required.
Educational requirements appropriate for meeting age-specific needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
Title: Pharmacy Technician II PRN
Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster
Requisition ID: 01533-70278