JOB SUMMARY: Performs the duties of a staff pharmacist under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under direct supervision, maintains proper narcotic documentation and ensures proper distribution of narcotic medications. Under direct supervision, ensures appropriate selection of dosing, administering and monitoring of medication. Dispenses medications accurately for delivery to patient care areas. May compound medications. Assists pharmacists with maintaining and monitoring patient profiles. Provides medication information and education to medical staff and patients. Prepares IV admixtures and other sterile products (i.e. TPN/ Chemo /Ophth) and unit dose non-sterile preparations, where applicable. Must be able to perform pharmacy technician job duties, in addition to job duties of pharmacy intern as defined by the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy. This includes the preparing and replenishing medications into automated dispensing cabinets/ various carts/locked cabinets/boxes/kits with final verification from a licensed pharmacist. May assume additional responsibilities for providing drug information, medication counseling, clinical interventions, and other assigned project in the inpatient and outpatient (if applicable) pharmacy with permission and supervision from the pharmacist. Follows established policies and procedures relating to the ordering, receiving, storage, and distribution of medications and IV solutions. Ensures that an adequate stock of medications and supplies are available to our customers. Able to perform and electronically document patient medication histories.
EDUCATION: Required: As required by the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy for licensure as a Pharmacy Intern.
WORK EXPERIENCE: Required: Must be able to work variable shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays. Preferred: Previous Pharmacy Intern or Technician experience.
Job: Pharmacy Tech
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005012044
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.
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