Ministry Health Care Pharmacy Technician - Casual/As Needed in Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Title: Pharmacy Technician - Casual/As Needed Location: WI-Rhinelander-St Mary%27s - 2251 North Shore Drive Job Number: R-1408877

Pharmacy Technician- Casual/As Needed St Mary's Hospital and Howard Young Medical Center Ministry Health Care has an opportunity for a casual/as needed pharmacy technician to work at St Mary's Hospital as well as Howard Young Medical Center. Purpose: Under the direction and supervision of a Registered Pharmacist, assist with preparing, compounding and distributing medications as ordered by a physician. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: · Prepares medications for pharmacist review and dispensing including IV admixtures using aseptic technique. · Selects and prepares medications for approval prior to release for dispnesing or restocking. · Accurately and efficiently fills unit dose carts, automated dispensing cabinets, medication trays and kits. · Manage automated dispensing cabinest (Pyxis) to include refills, load/unload, outdate, inventory and discrepancy resolution. · Performs clerical duties including: o Answers and triages telephone calls o Processing charges o Prioritizes medication orders and phone calls based on patient/customer needs o Processes orders o Maintains required pharmacy logs and records. · Repackages, labels, and maintains a working inventory of medications requiring pharmacy repackaging and bar-coding. · Facilitate and assist in the delivery of medications. · Maintains inventory as required, monitors expiration dates, removes outdated supplies from stock and maintaining all records as appropriate Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications: Job Requirements Minimum Education Required : · High school degree or GED.. · Completion of a pharmacy technician program at a technical school preferred. Minimum Related Years of Experience ( per minimum education ) Required: · At least 1 to 3 years experience as a pharmacy technician in a hospital or retail pharmacy preferred. Credential/Licensure Required : · None required. · Certified Pharmacy Technician preferred. Skills Required: · Demonstrates a strong commitment to the organization and values of the Corporation · Must continually demonstrate the safety procedures for the hospital and utilize standard precautions where appropriate. · Must display an image of personal and professional competence, including a knowledge of and adherence to the philosophy of Continuous Quality Improvement. · Ability to work autonomously and deal with a variety of people. · Ability to r e ad and follow written protocol and verbal instructions. · Demonstrate e ffective communication, prioritization, and organizational skills. Must be abl e to handle frequent interruptions, set priorities, make critical decisions and respond quickly to emergency requests. Job: Technical