Peachford Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented Pharmacy Tech.
Located in the beautiful Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta, Peachford features individual units for children, adolescents, adults and seniors, serving residents of Georgia and beyond. We offer inpatient acute care, as well as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. (www.peachford.com)
The Pharmacy Tech will assist pharmacists in the preparation and delivery of patient medication.
Key Responsibilities of the Pharmacy Tech include:
Assist pharmacist in preparing and distributing drugs, maintaining drug inventory and maintenance of records.
Procure and distribute drug orders per physician request, pharmacist request or prearranged work assignment according to established policies, procedures and protocols, and within specified time frame.
Maintain a working knowledge of all aspects in pharmacy services, including but not limited to: Drug names and classification, medication order and prescription interpretation, prescription computer order entry, pharmaceutical calculations, medication error prevention methods.
Prepackage medication in unit dose containers.
Restock medication areas.
Interact with patients in an appropriate and positive manner.
Carryout the calculations required for the usual dosage determinations and solutions preparation using weight and volume equivalents in both the metric and apothecary systems and have a registered pharmacist check prior to use for preparation of product.
Interact effectively with other members of the healthcare team on a regular basis.Maintains attentiveness to the rights of patients.Maintain confidentiality of patient information.
Perform the essential functions relating to drug purchasing and inventory control.
Collect data, conduct inspections and maintain logs and other documentation as assigned.
This Pharmacy Tech opportunity provides the following:
Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within *UHS and its subsidiaries
One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
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