Pharmacy Technician

Job Number 58966
Posted 11/15/2018
Account Northern Light Mercy Hospital
Department PHARMACY
Location |ME| MERCY STATE STREET, ME 04101
Schedule Pool/Per Diem
Shift Day/Evening
Hours day and night
Job Details Job Summary:

Under supervision from the Director Pharmacy Services and/or Staff Pharmacist, the Technician performs billing for pharmaceuticals, receives and stocks department supplies, prepares medications for prenatal through geriatric in-patients and outpatients. The incumbent must perform all duties and tasks in accordance with performance standards established for the job. The incumbent may have access to highly confidential patient, employee and/or Mercy proprietary information, and must handle & protect the information in accordance with hospital & system policies, HIPAA requirements and the highest level of ethical standards. The incumbent is responsible for reporting all security events, potential events, or other security risks to the organization. The incumbent is responsible for participation in and completion of all patient safety initiatives appropriate to the position. In addition, the incumbent conducts all job responsibilities according to the Mission and Values of Mercy Hospital.

Requirements:

Active Maine Licensure through Maine Pharmacy Board as either a Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern. Must have good interpersonal skills as the incumbent deals with a variety of people and departments that utilize pharmacy services. Must be able to work with minimal direct supervision and prioritize work to accomplish assigned tasks. Must be accountable for patient care in employing proper aseptic techniques, accuracy of drug selection, dosage calculations and label preparation. Incumbent has access to confidential patient information.

Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.