Senior Pharmacy Technician I (Inpatient)
Job posting number: #7198204 (Ref:JR-12004)
Posted: February 29, 2024
Salary / Pay Rate: $17.20 - $26.55 / hour
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Senior Pharmacy Technician I (Inpatient)
Join the transformative team at City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, andtreatment facilitiesin Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.
The successful candidate:
Must be able to work FT; Monday-Friday 11a-7:30p.
Procures and distributes medication orders per physician request, pharmacist request, or prearranged work assignment according to established policies, procedures, and protocols.
Assist with maintaining adequate stock of medications and supplies according to established inventory control levels
Assist with the management of the automated dispensing machines reporting for quality and regulatory measures.
Assist with pharmacy workflow by streamlining phone calls to the appropriate staff member; and delivery of patient specific medications to departments throughout the facility.
Participate in departmental and hospital quality assurance programs with an emphasis on patient safety, and regulatory compliance.
Assist with regulatory required monthly unit inspections for all departments that stock medications.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or equivalent
Previous hospital experience preferred.
Background in the admixing of sterile oncology preparations
Be competent in aseptic compounding of sterile IV preparations in compliance with USP 797 and USP 800 guidelines, including but not limited to TPN, IV drips, and chemotherapy.
Active pharmacy technician license through the Georgia Board of Pharmacy
Active National Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) certification preferred, or must be obtained within 60 days of employment
City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please click here.
To learn more about our comprehensive benefits, click here:Benefits Information
Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $17.20 - $26.55 / hour
The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.
City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.