Trinity Health Pharmacy Technician- Inpatient Technician - Full Time - Days or Evenings in Mason City, Iowa
HOURLY PAY RANGE: $14.48 - $20.41
Hours: Day shift (any 8 hours shift ranging between 6:00am and 6:30pm) or Evening shift (any 8 hour shift ranging between 1000am and 11:30 pm), Works 2-3 holidays a year, Works about every 5th weekend depending on staffing. Schedule may vary depending on staffing needs. On Call may be required.
The Pharmacy Technician prepares all medications, (unit dose and IV compounded products) for pharmacist check and ensures delivery to nursing unit for patient administration, refills pyxis units, prepares all floor stock requests, maintains the department’s inventory in a clean and orderly condition, requisitions supplies, processes departmental paperwork, and triages phone calls.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required
Completion of Pharmacy Technician training course and/or Certification.
Certification and Registration
Registration: Registration with the State of Iowa as a pharmacy technician (or technician trainee if awaiting certification) *within 30 days of hire*.
Certification: National certification acquired through successful completion of any NCCA-accredited pharmacy technician certification program. At least one sitting for examination must be within 9 months of hire, after achieving the required 500 hours to sit for the test. Achievement of certification must be no later than 12 months after hire.
Registration: Registration with the Iowa Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacist-Intern per Board of Pharmacy rules: "Pharmacist-intern" or "intern" means a person enrolled in a college of pharmacy or actively pursuing a pharmacy degree, or as otherwise provided by the board, who is registered with the board for the purpose of obtaining instruction in the practice of pharmacy from a preceptor pursuant to Iowa Code section 155A.6. "Pharmacist-intern" includes a graduate of an approved college of pharmacy, or a foreign graduate who has established educational equivalency pursuant to the requirements of rule 657-4.7(155A), who is registered with the board for the purpose of obtaining practical experience as a requirement for licensure as a pharmacist in Iowa. "Pharmacist-intern" may include an individual participating in a residency for fellowship program in Iowa, whether or not the individual is licensed as a pharmacist in another state.
Previous Pharmacy experience Previous Hospital Pharmacy experience Previous IV Room Compounding Experience
Special Skills and Competencies:
Tact, diplomacy, accuracy, dependability, and typing.
Be proficient in mathematical skills; and successfully complete competency exam with a minimum passing score of 85%.
Knowledge of pharmaceutical names and dosages. Must have acceptable accuracy in performing tasks of verbal and written communication, keyboard operation and computer skills, as well as interpretation and use of numerical and graphic materials.
Must be organized and detail oriented
Must follow all laws and regulations related to the practice of pharmacy.
Must be able to speak, write and/or read English
MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center Offers:
- Competitive wages; including weekend and night differentials
- Benefit Package(Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan) for positions 16 hours per week or greater
- Educational assistance
- Success Sharing - a bonus when the organization meets its goals
All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical, drug screen and post offer exam.
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Job Number: 00194912
Location: Mason City, IA
Organization Name: MercyOne - North Iowa
Facility: MMCIA -MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center - East Campus, Mason City, Iowa
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Rotating Shift