Under the direction of the Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician II is responsible for day-to-day comprehensive pharmacy technician services in a complex medical environment. This may include unit dose dispensing technologyandsterilemedication compounding.
The Pharmacy TechnicianIIwill skillfully use interpersonal, customer service, problem solving and collaboration skills to support and influence operational objectives.
+ Partner with care providers and pharmacists to ensure that patient receives the needed medication accurately, safely, in accordance with all legal requirements and policies and in a professional and timely manner.
+ Under the direction of the pharmacist, receive prescription/orders from electronic medical record, process manually or using the appropriate computer system and protocols, prepare drug therapy and/or dispense medication in an accurate and timely manner in accordance with all legal, regulatory agency and Fairview requirements.
+ Maintain the IV hoods or isolators, clean room, ante room according to manufacturer's specifications and regulatory requirements as applicable.
+ Coordinate ordering, delivery of medications, supplies and equipment to patients and clinical areas as requested.
+ Participate in regulatory, quality assurance and process improvement activities and other projects as assigned.
+ Support the training of new trainees.
+ Other responsibilities as assigned.
At least3months pharmacy technician experiencein a pharmacy.
Eligible to become registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the MN State Board of Pharmacy and eligible to become certified with the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.
Nationally certified or become certified within 12 months of employment. Certifying exams must have National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) accreditation, with examples including, Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam and The Exam for Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT).
Completion of an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited pharmacy technician training program
At least 1 year ofpharmacy technician experience in apharmacy.
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_Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals-including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital-serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota._
_Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview's 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education._
_As part of our ongoing efforts to protect the wellbeing of our teams and to provide a safe and healthy environment for the patients and communities we serve, all Fairview employees will be required to receive both an annual flu vaccination and the COVID-19 vaccination series. Current employees must have completed both vaccination schedules on or before October 31, 2021.Beginning August 9, 2021, any new hires who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to receive their first dose prior to their start date and their second dose (if receiving Moderna or Pfizer vaccines) within 4 weeks of their start date. Annual flu vaccinations are also required before the employment start date for employees who begin employment during the flu season.Accommodations requests will be reviewed on an individual basis._
_EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status._
**Job Locations** _US-MN-Edina_
**Posted Date** _2 weeks ago_ _(8/25/2022 9:14 AM)_
**_Requisition ID_** _2022-99391_
**_Profession_** _Patient Care (Non RN/LPN)_
**_Department_** _Pharmacy - Inpatient_
**_Hours per 2 weeks_** _80_
**_Location_** _Fairview Southdale Hospital_
- Business Process Improvement
- Clinical Works
- Customer Service
- Dosage Form
- Medical Prescription