Kadlec Clinic-Pharmacy Technician-Hematology & Oncology in Kennewick, Washington
Kadlec Clinic has anexciting opportunity for a Pharmacy Technician to join our growing Hematology and Oncology team!
Shift Details: Per Diem, Day shifts.
High School Diploma or GED from an accredited educational institution required.
Basic keyboarding and data entry experience required.
Completion of a state approved Pharmacy Technician training course required.
Current WA State Pharmacy Technician Licensure required.
Additional courses taken in chemistry and mathematics preferred.
Previous experience in a hospital pharmacy setting performing technician work functions preferred.
National Certification preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Pharmacy Technician you perform technical medication dispensing functions in compliance with written policies and procedures; performs a variety of clerical and mechanical medication support duties including the servicing of automated dispensing cabinets, repackaging medications, label preparation activities, information system data entry assignments, stock maintenance functions, maintenance of computerized logs and records, and medication delivery to patient care units; performs other routine departmental support activities approved by the Pharmacy Director. Under a pharmacist's supervision, a pharmacy technician is licensed to enter prescription orders into hospital information systems and select medications for filling prescription orders as permitted under Washington State administrative code. A Pharmacy Technician may also compound sterile medication admixtures after meeting approved experience and training requirements. These qualification standards are specified in the Pharmacy Department Training and Orientation policy and procedure.
Must complete the Kadlec Pharmacy Department's training and orientation procedure in compliance with WAC 246-901-035 and WAC 246-901-100 before performing independent shift assignments in pharmacy sterile compounding.
After completing Board approved training, compounds intravenous additive solutions including chemotherapy medications aseptically utilizing laminar flow hoods or a biologic safety cabinet. (All completed sterile admixtures must be inspected by a pharmacist).
Maintains the laminar flow hoods and the working area in an aseptically clean condition.
Fills medication orders under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist.
Performs extemporaneous drug repackaging, and batch compounding activities under the supervision of a Pharmacist.
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Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE.To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Req ID: 162132