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Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician *Up to $5,000 Hiring Bonus* in Spokane, Washington

Description:

$5,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician (Anticoagulation Clinic, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, 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.

Apply Today! Applicants who meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

In this position you will:

  • Deliver upon the service expectations of both our patients and fellow staff members by listening to their needs; engaging in positive interactions; and following through on promises made in a thoughtful, efficient, timely and courteous manner so that their total outcome is better than expected.

  • Respect the dignity, confidentiality and privacy of patients.

  • Work in a safe manner, adhering to general safety precautions and standards. Reports any unsafe conditions to their supervisor and/or the safety hotline.

  • Use of phone, fax, copy and email in a professional manner.

  • Knowledge of procedures and protocols for collecting and documenting patient information appropriately for clinical pharmacy appointments and medication reconciliation.

  • Provide technical assistance with collecting, clarifying, and documenting complete and accurate medication histories under the direction of the Clinical Pharmacist.

  • Review registries and other reports to identify targeted patients for possible clinical pharmacist intervention.

  • Schedule patient appointments based on scheduling guidelines.

  • Create a medication list of the patient’s medications including over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements inclusive of the drug/product name, dosage, frequency, route and indications.

  • Clarify medication information through interview with the patient, family, care givers, pharmacies, previous medical records and medical providers as necessary.

  • Ability to work in multiple electronic documentation systems.

  • Contact select patients by phone to confirm whether treatment goals are being met and reinforce key self-management instructions and medication adherence under the instruction and supervision of the Clinical Pharmacist.

  • Attend meetings, training, education, and orientation as required.

  • Maintain required certification by participating in educational programs, current literature and professional organizations.

  • Participate in continuous quality improvement, identifying problems, suggesting alternatives, and evaluating solutions.

  • Assist Clinical Pharmacists and other clinical pharmacy staff members in day-to day functions.

  • Handle complaints in a professional manner and refers to the Clinical Pharmacist and/or Director of Quality Management & Patient Safety.

  • Provide timely input to Clinical Pharmacist/Site Director regarding patient, employee, system or facility issues, as needed.

  • Demonstrate courtesy and helpfulness towards patients and their families. Information given is accurate and complete.

  • Ensure efficient written and oral communication.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement

  • 1 year sufficient experience to enable the employee to work effectively in commonplace work situations and to provide working knowledge of the principles, practices, standards, methods, and techniques of the pharmaceutical field; usually interpreted as one year of applicable experience

  • Current valid Washington Pharmacy Technician License

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certification

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 321006

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