Job Number: 20019905

Location: Covington, LA

Date Posted: 9-26-2017

Job Title: Hospital Pharmacy Technician PRN

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With over 45 years of experience in helping hundreds of hospital and outpatient pharmacies, we provide access to best practice strategies and tactics to control costs, improve workflow and enhance safety. Cardinal Health Innovative Delivery Solutions is one of the largest employers of acute-care pharmacist in the United States. Cardinal Health is the employer of choice for pharmacists because we offer a variety of career opportunities in pharmacy leadership, clinical specialties, remote order entry, business management, medication therapy management and more.

This position is a part time/as needed pharmacy technician position. This position is located in Covington, LA at an LTAC Pharmacy managed by Cardinal Health.

Accountabilities:

  • Inputs patient data and prescription information into pharmacy information management system
  • Assists the Pharmacist in filling prescription orders, as permitted by the State Boards of Pharmacy
  • Prepares medications for dispensing, packaging and shipment.
  • Enters medical supply orders in pharmacy system
  • Maintains knowledge of and abides by applicable pharmacy laws and regulations
  • Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory
  • Communicates with all customers (patients, clinics, care-givers, physicians) in a pleasant and professional manner

Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent
  • State Pharmacy Technician license or national pharmacy technician registration/license required
  • Previous experience working as a Pharmacy Technician is highly preferred
  • In-patient hospital pharmacy experience highly preferred
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills required
  • Strong customer service skills required
  • Comfortable performing repetitive motions/tasks is required
  • Ability to manage several tasks at the same time; Ability to focus on tasks ; Ability to evaluate operating conditions ; Ability to exercise sound judgment
  • Past IV experience is a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to use technology such as computers, smart phones and tablets
  • Flexibility with schedule

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


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Meet Marjorie

Cardinal Health is making peoples’ lives better with all of the research it does to cure certain diseases. We have good benefits and the company values its associates. Something is always changing within the business and the technology. I like the fact that I learn something every day in this career.
Marjorie, Nuclear Pharmacy Technician