Certified Pharmacy Technician
Company: Virginia Hospital Center Arlington Health System
Posted on: January 12, 2022
-Certified Pharmacy Technician - - -Are you looking for your
next opportunity in healthcare? At Virginia Hospital Center, our
staff exceeds expectations by performing at the top-level of the
profession. We are looking for a certified Pharmacy Technician to
work under supervision of a registered pharmacist, performs the
technical tasks involved with the storage, distribution, packaging,
labeling of medication and associated record-keeping and patient
billing systems. As a member of the Mayo Clinic Network and a
Magnet Hospital, we are dedicated to providing a safe and healthy
environment for our patients and employees. Come join a hospital
that dedicated to you and your career. -Virginia Hospital Center
(VHC) is a nationally recognized Hospital and teaching facility
that has been delivering the highest quality care to the
Washington, DC metropolitan area for over 70 years. - Earning the
2016 Top Hospital award from the Leapfrog Group for excellence in
hospital safety and quality for the second year in a row, VHC
consistently achieves the highest levels of patient satisfaction. -
Located in Arlington, VA, VHC is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic
Care Network (a national network of independent healthcare
organizations). - VHC is the largest Hospital in the region that
was named a Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services Four-Star
Hospital, and is also designated as a Magnet hospital by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center. - In 2016, VHC earned the
Distinguished Hospital Clinical Excellence Award and the
Outstanding Patient Experience Award from HealthGrades. - VHC is a
394-bed, all-private room Hospital that strives to provide
continued excellence for our employees and patients.
- High School diploma or equivalent is preferred.
- Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).
- Licensed by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy.
- Minimum of three (3) years in an institutional setting
- Maintains a working knowledge of the use of all equipment in
the IV admixture preparation area.
- Performs duties to support medication provision to specialty
areas by preparing emergency medication trays, sterile talc,
sterile glycerin and floor stock medication requests.
- Takes responsibility for identifying medication and supply
inventory needs and communicating directly to the pharmacy buyer
and/or supervisor to assure procurement is completed.
- Completes all equipment and IV room quality assurance
documentation as required by JCAH, the State Board and OSHA.
- Demonstrates a working knowledge of the required functions in
Information Systems to complete required assignments
including:crediting and charging patients for medications,
generation of the patient fill list, anesthesia billing
- Completes all labeling requirements for medication
compounding/preparation and filling. Responsible person's initials,
lot numbers, where appropriate, necessary warning labels, and
expiration dates are consistently present and legible.
- Demonstrates the ability and competency to re-package unit dose
medications with established guidelines. -Pay & Benefits:
-Commensurate with experience. In addition to salary, the benefit
package includes paid major holidays, vacation/sick time, health &
dental insurance, and 401(k). -
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