Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Intake Technician in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Pharmacy Intake Technician, Home Infusion (1.0 FTE, Days) to Home Service Building in Portland, OR.
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We are seeking a Infusion Pharmacy Intake Technician that will be responsible for assisting the Pharmacist and Nurse in providing pharmaceutical and supply services to home infusion patients. This position performs non-discretionary functions, which include dispensing, distribution of medications and supplies, and maintaining patient records. These duties are performed under the immediate supervision and control of a licensed pharmacist.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Enter prescriptions onto dispensing software
Contact patients/caregivers prior to deliveries to review supply usage and needs
Coordinate medication/supply deliveries with patients/caregivers
Generate delivery tickets
Complete appropriate documentation per policy, state and federal regulations/guidelines
Monitor patient transfers and discharge to assure continuance/discontinuance of patient medications
Arrange pick-up of pumps at time of discharge from therapy
Screen and refer phone calls and drug information requests to pharmacists
Communicate effectively and appropriately with leadership, pharmacists, nurses, technicians, billing specialists, support staff and external customers to facilitate accurate, effective and safe care for patients
Train new personnel in respective areas of the pharmacy
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma -OR- GED
One (1) year (2080 clock hours) of pharmacy technician experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Coursework/Training: Graduate of a Pharmacy Technician Program
Retail or Home Infusion experience
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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: 297562