The Pharmacy Technician is responsible for assisting the pharmacist in provision of pharmaceutical services. Technicians are responsible for the following processes: preparation of unit dose, extemporaneous, and parenteral dosage forms and corresponding documentation; timely delivery of medications to patient care areas; timely removal and crediting of discontinued medications from patient care areas; preparing controlled substance requests and maintaining records according to state and federal regulations; maintenance of floor-stock inventory and billing component; maintenance of adequate inventory; participation in nursing station inspections; Technicians maintain an orderly work environment. Within 6 months of hire, technicians will successfully complete technician certification process.
Ability to read and communicate in the English language. High School graduate or equivalent required. Prior hospital or home health pharmacy experience preferred.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.