$1,000 BONUS> > > > OR Pharmacy Technician, Day/Evening Shift Zale
Company: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Posted on: July 1, 2020
UT Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center s has an immediate need for
an experienced Operating Room (OR) Pharmacy Technician at the Zale
Lipshy Pavilion - William P. Clemens Jr. University Hospital (CUH)
The OR pharmacy technician s primary responsibilities include:
- Immediate reconciliation of dispensed medications to patients
after the operation is completed;
- Delivering emergency medications to patients in the OR;
- Diversion monitoring for the OR; and
- Refilling the OR s automated dispense machines and medication
boxes. This OR Pharmacy Technician will primarily be scheduled
rotating day and evenings shifts and some weekends.
***********EARN $1,000 BONUS**********
New UTSW employees hired externally into position will receive
$1,000 retention bonus after completion of 1st year of
EXPERIENCE and EDUCATION
Must have previous experience as a pharmacy technician in an
operating room (OR) or ambulatory surgical center setting and, at
least, two (2) years overall of paid work experience as a licensed
Sterile compounding (IV) certification accredited by ACPE for
inpatient, infusion and/or specified retail environments is a
minimum requirement. Must have a current Basic Life Support (BLS)
certification with course accredited by the American Heart
Registration with Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) as a
Registered Technician or Pharmacist Intern is required and national
certification with Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
High school diploma or equivalent is required. Candidate must
provide documentation (unofficial transcripts or diploma) to verify
highest level of education.
Basic computer skills, data entry, filing is essential. Ability to
communicate in English (speaking, reading, and writing) is
required. Must have good general health and stress coping
Position requires moderate physical effort: prolonged
standing/walking, occasional lifting/carrying (up to 25 lbs),
reaching, bending, crouching, etc.
- Performs job responsibilities in accordance with organizational
and departmental policies, procedures, performance improvement
objectives and environmental and infection control standards.
- Coordinates daily workflow in assigned area and provides
leadership to other technicians. Performs extemporaneous
compounding. Repackages bulk medications into unit dose per
departmental policy and procedure. Enters charges and credits and
- Makes good decisions, accepts responsibilities, and maintains
competency in multiple areas.
- Accepts duty as knowledge and training resource for specific
areas of responsibility and works to improve these areas.
- Fills all orders, floor stock, and fill lists. Performs IV
calculations and prepares al IV admixture using proper aseptic
technique. Handles all intravenous chemotherapy. Delivers
medication on time.
- Provides prompt and courteous service. Receives incoming calls
and prioritizes bases on urgency or nature of requests.
- Audits and signs out all controlled substances in accordance
with state and federal guidelines and organizational policies.
Identifies and corrects discrepancies and reports unusual usage
pattern and trends. Completes medication area inspections. Removes
and documents expired medications.
- Orders, manages and monitors drug inventory in fiscally
responsible manner and is cognizant of appropriate PAR levels in
medication storage areas.
- Enhances personal growth and development. Participates in
educational programs, in-services and meetings. Participates in new
employee orientation and training.
- Treats co-workers and organizational and departmental property
and resources with respect.
- Maintains clean, orderly and stocked work environment.
- Works and problem solves with minimal supervision.
- Performs other duties as assigned. SECURITY
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education
Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal
history record information
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and
working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members
of the University community. In accordance with federal and state
law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including
harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national
origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic
information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In
addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination
on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender
Associated topics: aseptic, dietician, drug discovery, immunology,
industrial hygienist, kinesiology, nephrology, physiologist,
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