Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

JOB SUMMARY:

Under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist, helps pharmacist to prepare and distribute prescribed medication and other health care products to patients and customers.  Tasks include (but not limited to) reconstituting medications, compounding sterile preparations, managing inventory, delivering medications to patient care units, replenishing medications in the automated dispensing cabinets, and participating in the scheduled Terminal Cleanings. Clerical duties include (but not limited to) answering phones, filing invoices, stocking shelves, and data entry. The need for absolute accuracy and precision in all aspects of the job is essential to ensure patient health and safety.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:   

Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: High School Diploma/GED; Registered by Texas State Board of Pharmacy & in Good Standing; IV Certification or MTM Certification

Work Experience (Years and Area):

Minimum 2 years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician; with a minimum of 1 year of experience at hospital/infusion pharmacy

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:   

Communication Skills: Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing /Composing:Correspondence, Reports

Other Skills: Mathematics, Medical Terms, P.C., Microsoft office

Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays, Flexible, Overtime, Travel

Application Instructions

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