• Pharmacy Tech

    Job Number
    225288
    Facility
    Banner Staffing Service WR
    Department
    Banner Staffing Services-WR
    Address : Street
    801 East Williams Ave
    Address : Location
    US-NV-Fallon
    Work Schedule
    Other
    Position Type
    BR: Banner Registry
    Posting Category
    Pharmacy
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    As the internal staffing (registry) provider for Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services (BSS) provides opportunities within one of the country’s leading health systems. The BSS team is dedicated to providing personal attention and professional support for its employees. Registry opportunities are a great way to market your skills within Banner Health. As a BSS employee, you are eligible to apply (at any time) as an internal applicant to any regular full-time or part-time opportunities within Banner Health.            

     

    In addition, registry employment through BSS offers:

    Competitive wages

    Paid orientation

    Flexible Schedules (select positions)

    Fewer Shifts Cancelled

    Weekly pay

    403(b) Pre-tax retirement plan

    Employee Assistance Program

    Employee wellness program

    Discount Entertainment tickets

    Restaurant/Shopping discounts

    Auto Purchase Plan

     

    BSS Registry positions do not have guaranteed hours and no medical benefits package is offered. BSS requires: Completion of post-offer Occupational Health physical assessment, drug screen and background check (includes; employment, criminal and education).

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    Job Summary

    This position will work under the supervision of the pharmacist and other pharmacy personnel. Performs routine duties in packaging, distribution and record keeping of pharmaceutical supplies. Consistently demonstrates an ability to assess a situation, consider alternatives, and choose the appropriate course of action. Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients being served.

     

    Essential Functions

    • Selects and/or prepares medications, under direct supervision, as indicated on the patient medication orders. Places medications in patient boxes or in designated area for pharmacist to check, sends/delivers medications to nursing units as required. May investigate missing medication requests.

     

    • Charges/credits patients for medications and intravenous solutions as appropriate. Restocks unused and credited returned medications. May also prepare the daily bank deposit and financial reports, maintain databases and troubleshoot automated technology malfunctions.

     

    • Attends to customers and answers telephones in a courteous and timely manner. Serves as a liaison between the customer and the pharmacist. May also take requests for prescription refills and obtain necessary authorizations.

     

    • Identifies medications and other items for reorder as necessary to maintain a continuous inventory of medications and supplies. Receives, checks-in, and restocks medications ordered through wholesaler and other vendors. Assesses practical ways to deal with shorted items and short-dated or unusable items.

     

    • Repackages bulk medications into unit of use packaging. Completes accurate documentation of medications repackaged.

     

    • Performs quality control activities in a timely manner. Completes documentation on refrigerator temperatures, and equipment maintenance activities as required.

     

    • May use automated dispensing technology or requisition to restock medications to nursing and ancillary areas after they are checked by a pharmacist. Restocks medications to all areas outside automated dispensing technology which may include but not be limited to trays, code carts and emergency boxes. Investigates discrepancies in automated dispensing technology.

     

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    Requires pharmacy technician trainee licensure in the state of practice (where applicable) OR pharmacy intern licensure.

    Must possess good organizational, problem solving and computer skills. Must have good written and verbal communication skills for interfacing with all levels of staff, physicians, patients and other contacts.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Knowledge of medication management information system software and automated dispensing systems.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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