Job Description

 

Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.

Skills / Requirements

Job Summary
Responsible for ensuring superior education, training, and development of pharmacy technician apprentices  in order to meet the Harris Health Pharmacy’s Mission and Vision of providing optimal medication management to our patients.  On an as needed basis, participates in weekend and weekday staffing coverage to ensure consistent training and the provision of excellent patient care services.  Responsible for all apprentice education, training, and competencies in alignment with the School of Pharmacy Technician Advancement (SPTA) and PPAO. Participates in communication initiatives to ensure apprentices are kept informed of Departmental procedures.

Minimum Qualifications

Degrees:
Diploma / GED required; Bachelors preferred

Licenses & Certification:
Certified Pharmacy Technician; Registered with TSBP

Work Experience:
5 Years of Experience as a Pharmacy Technician

Communication Skills:
Verbal/ Written Additional Details
Above average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact)
Exceptional Verbal (Public Speaking)
Writing/ Correspondence
Writing/ Reports

Proficiencies
MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Access, MS Outlook, PC

Job Attributes

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities:
Analytical, Design, Dictation/ Transcription. Medical Terms, Research


Work Schedule:
Weekends, Flexible, Travel, On Call

Other Requirements:
Teaching experience preferred

Application Instructions

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