Cardinal Health has 45 years of experience in helping hospitals and health systems improve the quality of care and control costs. By leveraging the pharmacy’s full potential, it can become a key driver for achieving the hospital’s strategic agenda.
Health System Pharmacy is responsible for providing customized pharmacy program solutions that reduce costs and improve patient care quality for hospitals, health systems and other integrated healthcare providers may also consult with and advise healthcare team on prescribed medications, supplies and related processes.
This position is a part time pharmacy technician position. Roughly 19 hours a week. Must be flexible between the hours of 7:30am – 6:00pm, Monday - Friday and 7:30am – 4:00pm Saturday & Sunday. Schedules are posted 2 weeks in advance.
Must be willing to cover vacations, etc. as needed
Location: Sharon, CT
What is expected of you and others at this level:
Applies acquired knowledge and skills to complete standard tasks
Readily learns and applies new information and methods to work in assigned area
Maintains appropriate licenses, training and certifications
Works on routine assignments that require some problem resolution
Works within clearly defined standard operating procedures and/or scientific methods
Adheres to all quality guidelines
Works under moderate degree of supervision
Work typically involves regular review of output by work lead or supervisor
Refers complex unusual problems to supervisor
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Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory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
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 or retail experience considered
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
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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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