Technician I - Pharmacy: Pharmacy:
Memorial Healthcare System

890271066
Memorial Healthcare System
Hollywood Florida
Pharmaceutical
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Description

Summary:
Provides distributive service for pharmacy department, serves as mentor for Technician students, and assists to ensure proper drug storage and maintenance to meet regulatory compliance.

Detailed responsibilities:
Maintains and supports medication distribution systems and distribution channels, including automated dispensing cabinets and unit dose systems.
Prepares, fills, receives, delivers stocks and restocks medication inventory for the pharmacy department and drug storage areas.
Process medication charges/credits when applicable.
Assists with customer service and patient needs, including answering telephones, managing work queues and completing medication histories.

Competencies and skills:
Essential:
STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR: Acts in a manner that supports the standards of communication, respect, privacy, and teamwork by demonstrating a commitment to professional and ethical conduct.
CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrates commitment to service excellence by promptly addressing internal/external customer issues/requests, resolving concerns while maintaining a professional image and behavior to build and enhance the patient/family/customer experience.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Accepts ownership of job roles and specific assignments/goals; works independently, takes responsibility for own actions; admits mistakes and judgment errors; and accepts constructive feedback. Connects personal work results to the accomplishment of team and organizational goals.
RESPONDING TO CHANGE: Accepts change and adapts in a positive and productive manner; handles unexpected situations and changes in direction calmly and with confidence. Views new assignments and job responsibilities as an opportunity for growth.
MEDICATION SAFETY: Utilizes processes and techniques to promote medication safety.
MEDICATION DISPENSING: Follows defined policies and procedures when dispensing medications.
AUTOMATED DISPENSING SYSTEMS: Operates pharmacy automated dispensing systems.
MEDICATION FILLS: Fills medication accurately.
PATIENT AND FAMILY CENTERED CARE: "Provides Patient and Family Centered Care to patients, families, visitors and internal customers"

Education:
Essential:
High School Diploma or Equivalent

Credentials:
Essential:
Registered Pharmacy Technician - FL

Other information:
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Required Work Experience: No experience required.

Working conditions:
Essential:
Bending and Stooping 80.00%
Climbing 40.00%
Keyboard Entry 80.00%
Kneeling 40.00%
Lifting or Carrying 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 100.00%
Lifting or Carrying 25.01 lbs - 75 lbs Non-Patient 80.00%
Lifting or Carrying > 75 lbs Non-Patient 60.00%
Pushing or Pulling 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient 100.00%
Pushing or Pulling 26 - 75 lbs Non-Patient 80.00%
Pushing or Pulling > 75 lbs Non-Patient 60.00%
Reaching 80.00%
Repetitive Movement Foot/Leg 60.00%
Repetitive Movement Hand/Arm 80.00%
Running 60.00%
Sitting 80.00%
Squatting 80.00%
Standing 80.00%
Walking 80.00%
Audible Speech 80.00%
Hearing Acuity 80.00%
Smelling Acuity 60.00%
Taste Discrimination 40.00%
Depth Perception 80.00%
Distinguish Color 80.00%
Seeing - Far 80.00%
Seeing - Near 80.00%
Bio hazardous Waste 40.00%
Biological Hazards - Respiratory 40.00%
Biological Hazards - Skin or Ingestion 40.00%
Blood and/or Bodily Fluids 60.00%
Communicable Diseases and/or Pathogens 40.00%
Cytotoxic Chemicals 80.00%
Dust 80.00%
Gas/Vapors/Fumes 60.00%
Hazardous Chemicals 80.00%
Hazardous Medication 80.00%
Latex 80.00%
Computer Monitor 80.00%
Domestic Animals 40.00%
Fire Risk 40.00%
Heating Devices 60.00%
Magnetic Fields 60.00%
Moving Mechanical Parts 80.00%
Needles/Sharp Objects 80.00%
Potential Electric Shock 40.00%
Wet or Slippery Surfaces 60.00%


Organizational Profile:
Since the opening of the one-story, 100-bed Memorial Hospital in 1953, the South Florida community has benefited from caring and compassionate healthcare at Memorial Regional Hospital. Today, with 553 beds and as the flagship facility of Memorial Healthcare System, Memorial Regional Hospital is one of Florida's largest and most sophisticated hospitals, offering leading-edge care and technologies. Services include:
  • Medical and Surgical Services
  • Emergency Room and Level I Trauma Center
  • Memorial Cancer Institute
  • Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute
  • Memorial Neuroscience Institute
  • The Family Birthplace
  • Women's Services
  • Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
We are also home to a team of dedicated professionals, all of whom deliver nationally recognized, award-winning care. Memorial Regional Hospital has received Press Ganey's Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Satisfaction (Inpatient Behavioral Health) for three consecutive years, has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the nation's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals, and for the last seven years has received the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association.

Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.


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