We Are Hiring:
Ascension Rx is looking for
Long Term Care
Pharmacy Technicians to join the Long Term Care Pharmacy
Good Health Solutions | Des
10-8pm | Rotating Day Shift
What You Will Do:
Ascension Rx is looking for a Long Term
Care Pharmacy Technician to support our Long Term Care
Pharmacy. You will be responsible for providing distributive
pharmacy services and technical support to the
Medication order processing and filling:
Prepares solid and liquid medications for dispensing accurately and
efficiently. Specific responsibilities include but are not
limited to updating new patient medication orders, filling
individual cassettes, filling patient prescriptions for home use
Maintains a working knowledge of the dispensing system to
facilitate the solution of problems.
Processes refills as needed for individual patients.
Labels all orders correctly including any auxiliary labels as
Performs miscellaneous typing and filing.
Acquires age appropriate knowledge and skills in relationship to
new drugs and procedures necessary for the job
Delivers medications and supplies safely and accurately to the
nursing unit, stock area, etc.
Coordinates and follows up on the delivery of medication and
Picks up discontinued and unused medications and processes them for
credit in a timely
Refill and maintain automated dispensing systems (Omnicell,
Processes documentation associated with deliveries (Delivery logs,
prescription pick-up, Controlled Substance docs, etc)
Maintains a basic understanding of state and federal narcotic laws
and assumes responsibility for narcotic control/delivery under the
direction of a registered pharmacist.
Assists purchasing agent(s) placing, receiving, verifying, and
stocking drug orders.
Helps maintain adequate inventory levels of drugs and related
Informs supervisor/purchasing person of stock needs or stock
shortages in a timely manner.
Places returned items back in inventory in a timely
Checks expiration dates on stock both in the pharmacy and in floor
Assists in the care and maintenance of departmental equipment and
Maintains working area and equipment in a clean and orderly
Automation/computer knowledge and use:
Has basic typing and computer skills to aid in the use of the
pharmacy computer software.
Works with automated packaging equipment efficiently and
accurately, maintaining the required cleaning and
Works with automated dispensing equipment efficiently and
accurately throughout all locations, maintaining all records
Intravenous Medication Dispensing and
Fills premixed intravenous medications and solutions.
Has a basic understanding of aseptic technique and
demonstrates USP 797 competency.
Aseptically prepares intravenous solutions as ordered.
Performs laminar hood cleaning per protocol and documents
Assists Pharmacists in the preparation of all intravenous
medications and solutions using aseptic
technique and correct parenteral dose calculations for admixed
Third Party Insurance and Managed Care Billing:
What You Will Need:
Assists our Billing Analyst in claim submission to third party
Works with physician offices in initiating and completing Prior
Supports Billing Analyst in processing Payor Status Changes on each
Contact third party payors for claim resubmission
Licensure / Certification /
- Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the National Healthcareer
- Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Pharmacy Technician
Certification Board (PTCB) preferred
- Pharmacy Intern preferred
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Why Join Our Team:
Must have current Driver’s License
When you join Ascension, you join a team of
over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission
of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to
all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career
coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and
tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path.
In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension is an equal opportunity
employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and
applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national
origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally
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