KilleenRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Killeen jobs

Pharmacy Technician Inpatient

Company: AdventHealth
Location: Killeen
Posted on: February 16, 2020

Job Description:


Pharmacy Technician PRN - AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

* Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
* Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
* Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
* Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
* Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
* Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
* Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:


Looking for someone to cover weekend shifts and during the week as needed.

You Will Be Responsible For:

Pharmacy Operations

Actively performs all pharmacy technician functions and maintains active proficiency in:

* Standard work parameters

* Operational programs

* Delivery and compounding systems

* Hospital computer systems

* Medication ordering systems

Maintains operational expertise in and actively provides coverage of the technician services provided by

* Central Pharmacy

Oversees appropriate utilization of medication automation, technology, and computer systems

* Accurately interprets electronic records

* Maintains expertise in Cerner processes

Accurately oversees the management of medication inventories and the preparation and delivery of patient-specific medication doses

* Manages medication delivering activities

* Prepares accurate medication products for delivery

* Prevents improper drug, dose, dosage form selection, expiration dating, and barcode scanning issues when checking products

Pharmacy Practice

Facilitates medication safety practices

* Identifies, mitigates, and reports potential medication errors such as look-alike sound-alike medications

Maintains continuous learning and pharmacy practice development

* Maintains personal continuing education plan including documentation of an annual self-evaluation and plan for self-development

* Completes CE modules as part of Pharmacy Technician licensure renewal

Provides patient-centered care services

* Provides accurate, safe and timely medication therapy

Clinical Pharmacy Services

Supports practice in decentralized areas

* Collaborates with other pharmacy staff

Teamwork and Inter-Professional Collaboration

Presents to assigned areas on time, ready to work and does not exhibit unscheduled absenteeism

* Adheres to lunch and break schedule

Assures continuity of care between shifts, among pharmacy staff assignments, and across pharmacy practice areas

* Assures appropriate handoff between shifts and participates in Energizers/Meetings

* Accepts any necessary work from preceding and does not leave excessive work for following shift

Works effectively with all members of the healthcare team to ensure the best outcome for the patient

* Demonstrates sensitivity to the perspective of the patient, caregiver, or health care colleague in all communications

* Actively supports teammates (pharmacists, technicians, managers)

* Uses effective negotiation skills to resolve conflicts

Teaching, Training, Precepting, and Mentorship

Mentors new staff and assists with training

Supports experiential training of pharmacy trainees in areas of expertise

* Actively engages in pharmacy technician student learning experiences

Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation

Supports and participates in medication-use process improvements led by colleagues and peers

Supports regulatory compliance initiatives and supports institutional accreditation processes

Professional Activities and Practice Advancements

Maintains a commitment to pharmacy practice via participation in pharmacy technician professional activities and practice advancement accomplishments. Supports improvements in and contributions to pharmacy practice

Leadership and Organizational Involvement

Participates in departmental meetings (75% attendance as scheduled)

Participates in departmental educational activities (100% completion)

Supports practice advancement initiatives, clinical research projects, and stewardship initiatives led by colleagues and peers

Maintains professional image

* Actively participates in a Departmental Practice Council(s) as requested

Schedule and Human Resources Management

Must meet work performance standards

* Failure to meet performance standards may prevent tier advancement and can lead to positive discipline and a demotion


What You Will Need:

* Strong verbal and written communication, organizational, problem-solving, and customer service skills

* Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changes as necessary

* Ability to interact constructively with supervisors, peers, and external customers

* Ability to follow direction from formal management personnel and informal supervisors (pharmacists) and at times, to work well without direct supervision

* Ability to identify, follow up, and resolve discrepancies

* Ability to identify, resolve, and mitigate pharmacy operational or program issues

* Ability to keep accurate and complete records

* Knowledge of medical terminology

* Ability to teach pharmacy technician students

* Proficiency in hospital computer system technology and automation

* Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
* Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
* Performs other duties as assigned
* Highschool degree
* Registered Pharmacy Technician in their respective state
* If applicable to facility Sterile Compounding Certification
* One year of contemporary hospital pharmacy experience

Job Summary:

Supports pharmacists and provides distributive pharmacy services. To provide safe and accurate medication services and to support all those involved in direct patient care.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Keywords: AdventHealth, Killeen , Pharmacy Technician Inpatient, Professions , Killeen, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Professions Jobs

Description: Job DescriptionPosition Purpose: br br Associates in Freight x2F Receiving positions
Company: Home Depot
Location: Round Mountain
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Description: Job DescriptionPosition Purpose: br br Associates in Freight x2F Receiving positions
Company: Home Depot
Location: Cedar Creek
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Class A CDL Truck Driver - Avg. of $55K-60K. Guaranteed Minimum Availa
Description: TEMPLE, TX2828 Industrial Blvd., Temple, TX 76501CDL-A DELIVERY DRIVERAverage Of 55,000 To 60,000. Guaranteed Minimum AvailableGENEROUS
Company: McLane Company
Location: Jarrell
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Description: Job DescriptionPosition Purpose: br br Associates in Freight x2F Receiving positions
Company: Home Depot
Location: Johnson City
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Analyst-Business Development (ACO Analytics)
Description: We Are Hiring Analyst-Business Development - ACO Analytics--Full-Time ,Day Monday- Friday 8:00-5:00pm Quarry Lake - Austin,TXPreferred Experience: ul li Project Management Experience or Certification (more...)
Company: Ascension, A53
Location: Austin
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Experienced Automotive Technician
Description: DescriptionThe Experienced Automotive Technician is a veteran or master auto mechanic.-- You'll benefit from our Career Road Map training and company paid ASE Certifications.-- We are looking for car (more...)
Company: NTB
Location: Round Rock
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Get New HVAC Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Strategy Analyst
Description: We Are Hiring Strategy Analyst -- Business Devp -Shift: Full-Time, Day Monday-Friday 8:00a-5:00pmSeton Administrative Offices, Suite 300 - Austin, TXAscension Texas is looking for a Strategy Analyst to (more...)
Company: Ascension, A53
Location: Austin
Posted on: 02/20/2020

CDL A OTR Company Drivers
Description: Job Benefits Average 75,000 per year 6,000 sign-on bonus Generous home time Home when you want, for
Company: Tri National, Inc.
Location: Canyon Lake
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Truck Driver - CDL
Description: br br Company Overview HD Supply NASDAQ:HDS is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services (more...)
Company: HD Supply
Location: Austin
Posted on: 02/20/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Killeen RSS job feeds