Intermountain Healthcare Pharmacy Tech II - Acute Care Pharmacy - Full time in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID:222027
Greater Salt Lake area

About Us

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Job Description

The Pharmacy Technician (Level II) demonstrates consistent application of knowledge and skills in assisting the pharmacist in the execution of appropriate, safe, efficient, effective, and cost effective pharmaceutical care in the scope of their particular assignment. This position participates in the procedural aspects of pharmacy practice under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist and is an integral part of the pharmacy team. Incumbents of this position are expected to practice at a level of practice associated with an experienced, competent technician.

Essential Job Duties

  • Provides customer service to patients, pharmacists, other technicians, and other healthcare professionals in the areas of responsibility.
  • Communicates effectively with staff regarding responsibilities and identified concerns.
  • Is competent and effective in technical responsibilities assigned and seeks appropriate training and peer feedback on routine responsibilities.
  • Understands and is compliant to state and federal laws, regulations, policies and procedures, and guidelines related to their specific area of practice.
  • Participates and supports the fiscal responsibilities of the department, facility, and Intermountain Healthcare as a whole.
  • Provides delivery of medications, information, or service in a professional, timely manner and is actively engaged in department and team goals, activities, and projects.
  • Consistently attains appropriate supervision and accuracy checks by the pharmacist(s) on staff when working, understanding that the pharmacist is the supervisor of their activities.
  • Participates in quality improvement activities and constantly seeks a team approach to developing and achieving best practices and processes.

Posting Specifics

  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Shift Details: 40 hours a week. .Monday through Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM.
  • Department:Pharmacy department at the Supply Chain Center Acute Care Pharmacy located at the Supply Chain Center, 7268 S. Bingham Junction Blvd (900 West) in Midvale, Utah.
  • Additional Details: This position receives medication shipments, fills all medication orders for Intermountain hospital pharmacies, wipes down product prior to entry into cleanroom, processes returns to wholesaler, and other important activities..

Minimum Requirements

  • Current Utah technician license to practice as a pharmacy technician.
  • Current knowledge of state and federal regulations and statutes regarding the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of approved drugs, controlled substances, and investigational agents.

Physical Requirements

  • Carrying, hearing/listening, lifting, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, seeing.
  • Ability to lift 25 to 50 pounds.

Preferred Requirements

  • Previous hospital Pharmacy Technician experience.
  • Pharmacy tech automation work experience.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. Intermountain Healthcare prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, disability and/or genetic information.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Supply Chain Center

Expertise Pharmacy

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Salt Lake City, US-UT-Midvale