Providence Pharmacy Technician in Colville, Washington
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Pharmacy, Variable Shift, 0.8 FTE, 32 hours per week) to Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Support and float between Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, WA and Providence St. Joseph's Hospital in Chewelah, WA.
Supports the Performance Improvement process.
Follows and supports hospital policies. Follows the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program Employee Handbook and any other organizational or departmental materials related to compliance with laws and regulatory requirements.
Maintains a safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors.
Patient-Care Positions: Considers individual needs in communication with, assessment of, and treatment of patients and staff, including ethical, cultural, psychosocial, religious, and age-specific aspects to include infant through the elderly.
Supports patient rights and the organization’s code of ethical behavior.
Regular and predictable attendance is required for all positions. Failure to meet this standard can result on progressive discipline up to and including termination.
Ensures compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and JCAHO standards.
Transcribes IV orders to IV profiles, prepares labels, calculates dosages, and mixes IV Therapy products under the immediate supervision of a pharmacist; pays close attention to the age specific needs of each individual patient.
Orders and maintains inventory of IV Therapy solutions, administration sets, other IV supplies, Pharmacy supplies, and pharmaceuticals.
Prepares Emergency Depart. outpatient night stock prescriptions under the immediate supervision of the pharmacist.
Fills unit dose cassette exchange cart under the immediate supervision of the Pharmacist.
Processes outpatient prescriptions paying close attention to the age of the patient and the different age specific needs of that patient and under the immediate supervision of the pharmacist.
Types prescription labels, enters appropriate information on patient prescription files, and completes necessary billing forms.
Handles collection of physician orders, requisitions, medication and equipment from the nursing units and delivery of medication, stock supplies and equipment to the nursing units, pharmacy, or other areas of the hospital.
Completes daily patient billing, records patient charges or credits, processes requisitions, checks medication and supply stock, and receives and prices pharmaceuticals.
Processes purchase orders, invoices, credit memos, requisitions, drug returns, drug outdates, and updates medication profiles.
Orders medications and supplies, repackages oral dosage forms into unit dose form, obtains medications from other pharmacies.
Retrieves, cleans, and delivers equipment to the nursing units as needed.
Maintains assigned work areas and equipment in clean and orderly conditions.
Handles non-professional phone calls:
From physician's office authorizing refills providing no changes in the prescription are involved.
Concerning price information.
Regarding the availability of goods and services - these might require transferring the call to another person.
Dealing with the ordering of drugs and supplies from wholesalers and distributors.
From in-house personnel concerning pharmaceuticals or supplies availability.
Handles reconstitution of oral liquid or IV injection medications that require no calculation. The accuracy is to be checked and initialed by the Pharmacist.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
Certification as a Pharmacy Technician with the State of Washington Board of Pharmacy
About the hospital you will serve.
Mount Carmel Hospital is a Critical Access hospital in Colville, WA serving a three county area in Northeast Washington. We are a progressive, full service hospital offering advanced medical and surgical care as well as specialty support and outpatient services.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Req ID: 294492