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We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake Webster, TX
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is a full-service hospital offering a 531 bed inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services. The campus includes Level II trauma capabilities, a Neuroscience Institute, The Heart & Vascular Hospital, a bariatrics program, the Breast Diagnostic Center, a wound care center, a level III Neonatal ICU, and the area's only pediatric emergency department and pediatric ICU.
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.
What you will do in this role:
Assists in maintaining the cleanliness and orderliness of the pharmacy.
Attains competency in the operation and maintenance of pharmacy automation equipment, i.e. Accudose, Robot-Rx, and Meditech.
Maintains records associated with departmental functions assigned to the technician, i.e. times of making pharmacy rounds, times of sending medications via the pneumatic tube system, refrigerator temperatures, crash cart fills, documentation of compounding and pre-packing pharmaceutical products, etc.
Answers the telephone and provides assistance to the caller to satisfy their inquiries.
Issues floor stock medications or supplies to other departments after being checked by a pharmacist.
Enters pharmacy charges into the pharmacy computer system on a daily basis
Assists the pharmacist in the dispensing of medications, i.e. order entry of physician orders and filling those physician orders to include the reconstituting of medications if required.
Prepares parenteral medications under the direct supervision of a pharmacist to include large and small volume parenterals, chemotherapy, and hyperalimentaion solutions.
Delivers medications to the nursing units on both scheduled basis as well as an emergency basis when deemed appropriate.
Checks medications for expiration dates within the department as well as on the nursing units.
Participates in departmental orientation programs, training programs for pharmacy technicians, pharmacy staff meetings, and inservice education
Attends and participates in meetings and functions required by the hospital or by the department.
Performs quality-monitoring functions as requested.
Promotes positive customer services with internal and external customers
Performs all other job related duties as assigned
What qualifications you will need:
At least one year of current hospital experience preferred.
IV certification preferred.
Holds active national pharmacy technician certification in good standing with State Board of Pharmacy.
ACPE certification in sterile product preparation is preferred.
Educational requirements appropriate for meeting age-specific needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.