Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics Pharmacy Technician in Salem, Oregon
Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.
We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.
Your Role With Us:
Your desire to provide friendly, timely and accurate service to those we serve, will help us go that extra mile for our valued customers and will members of our healthcare team to perform duties in an effective manner.
Fills and label bags according to physicians’/computer generated label.
Initiates deliveries of all medications and IV’s as needed.
Accurately stock DEA Controlled Substances and non-controlled medications into Omnicell dispensing machines
Routinely assist the pharmacist in the admixture of IV piggybacks, large volume solutions and irrigations
Assist customers in person and/or by phone and refers inquiries to the pharmacist.
Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock
Organizes medications and coordinates with pharmacist(s) for patient consultation
Ensures medication availability by delivering medications to patients or departments
Maintains records by recording and filing physicians' orders and prescriptions
High school graduate, equivalent or equal-related experience.
Prior Pharmacy experience with extensive customer interaction preferred
Current Oregon Board of Pharmacy Technician License required.
National Certification required through the NHA (National Healthcareer Association) or PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board) within (1) year from date of hire.
Chemotherapy Certification required for staff routinely scheduled in the IV Pharmacy
Understands and applies knowledge of infection control practices and proper body mechanics.
Ability to work under potentially stressful or emergent situations.
Must be capable of medium work, including some lifting, bending and stooping; must be able to walk extended distances, use the stairs and remain standing for prolonged time periods.
We have many excellent opportunities available! To view all of our openings, please visit our career page at https://www.salemhealth.org/about/careers
As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.
Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Requisition ID: 2020-5915
Street: 890 Oak St SE
Maximum Salary (DOE): DOE
Shift (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable
Work Schedule (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): Variable including night shifts and alternate weekends
Hours Each Week (Please note: this field is external facing to candidates): 40.00