Pharmacy Technician Inpatient Pharmacy
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Posted on: January 25, 2023
About Akron Children's HospitalAkron Children's Hospital has
been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties
are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.
With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than
50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're
making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality
care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than
1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and
pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care
partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide
thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage
clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With
our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere
app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us.
Learn more at .OUR PROMISES
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as they would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reasonPrior to the start date,
full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full
vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received
vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.We are
seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment
in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds,
cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can
Full Time, Shift Varies, Primarily Days with Weekend and Holiday
$2,000 Sign-On Bonus
Summary:The Pharmacy Technician assists the pharmacist with
preparation and distribution of medications. The technician helps
fill orders for patients and ensures they are delivered to the
correct nursing unit. Responsibilities:
1.Fills medication orders by reviewing the medication label,
obtaining the correct type and quantity of medication and placing
the medication with the label for the pharmacist to check.
2.Refills patient medication carts with a 24-hour supply of
3.Prepares oral syringes of patient medication.
4.Prepares intravenous medication, including chemotherapy
5.Delivers medication to nursing units.
6.Stocks medication in automated medication dispensing units.
7.Repackages bulk medication into unit-of-use packages.
8.Performs medication inspections and removes outdated medication
9.Answers the telephone and assists nurses with medication supply
10.Transports medication to offsite locations using hospital
11.Must be able to work primary shift and any other shift at any
12.Other duties as required. Technical Expertise
- Prior experience as a pharmacy technician is preferred.
- Prior IV medication Preparation experience preferred.
- Must have a clean driving record and be able to be insured on
the hospital auto insurance plan. Education and Experience
- High School diploma or equivalent required.
- Certification: Registration as a "Certified Ohio Pharmacy
Technician" or "Registered Pharmacy Technician" or "Pharmacy
Technician Trainee" or "Pharmacy Intern" required. Any non-intern
candidate who has not passed a national certification must do so
within 12 months and must convert a trainee license to a certified
license within 12 months.
- Years of relevant experience: 0 to 2 years is preferred
- Years of experience supervising: none Full Time FTE:
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
Disabilities. EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link
below to learn more:
Position: ALLIED HEALTH PHARM
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