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Pharmacy Technician Supervisor

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  Days (rotating weekends) 
Category: Pharmacy and Pharmacy Technician • Job ID: 01588-106088

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Pharmacy department. Submit your application today!


Benefits:

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
 

Seeking a Pharmacy Technician Supervisor to join our team who will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of their assigned drug distribution process to include, but not limited to: supervision and training of technicians, employee feedback involvement for technicians in the process/area, ensuring adequate stock levels of drugs are maintained, and ensuring all drug distribution records are maintained. Will perform duties under the direct supervision of a pharmacist and will assist in the processing, preparation, and dispensing of patient medication orders according to professional standards and practices.

 
What you will do in this role:

 

  • Performs all basic duties of pharmacy technician in the drug distribution process to include but not limited to: fills orders for medications with speed and accuracy, accurately performs routine manufacturing/prepackaging, maintains complete records, and completes all necessary functions on the pharmacy computer system and automated medication supply system which may include patient profile inquiry, debit/credit medications, pharmacy reports/fills list, print labels, and billing inquiry. Ensures pharmacist checks all work prior to delivery.
  • Monitors and verifies completion of PI and QA processes in their assigned area. Verifies and coordinates completion of unit/area inspections in their assigned area. Assists the purchasing agent/department by ensuring that all expired and recalled medications are removed from inventory and stored in the appropriate area.

  • Monitors drug supply in assigned area. Communicates with Manager of stock needs and stock shortages pertinent to meeting the immediate needs of patients. Will be cross-trained to place daily order(s) to wholesaler electronically or by telephone (if applicable to assigned area).

  • Sets the expectation for team player qualities to include, but not limited to: extra shifts on supervisor’s request for scheduled overtime or sick call coverage, volunteers for projects, and suggests workflow or service improvement ideas.

  • Manages personnel to include interviewing, work allocation, orientation and training, staff development problem resolution, evaluating performance, making recommendations for personnel actions and motivating employees to achieve peak performance. Is responsible for their employee’s output and conducts feedbacks of supervised employees in a timely manner.

  • Monitors and ensures adherence to policy and procedures pertaining to strategies for the use of high alert medications, sound alike/look alike medications, and medication security.

Qualifications

Education:
  • High School diploma or equivalent education

Experience: 

  • A. External candidates: 3 year acute care hospital experience

  • B. Internal candidates: 2 years acute care hospital experience

     

    Applicable only inpatient drug distribution staff:

  • Provide documentation of IV compounding/preparation certification training from an Accredited Council on Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited provider.

  • ONE of the following:
    • Provide documentation of hazardous drug preparation (Chemo Certification training) from an ACPE accredited provider OR

    • Complete ChemoChek Training Program within 90 days of hire date. (Documentation will be maintained in the department file.)

Applicable only operating room pharmacy staff:

  • Provide documentation of IV compounding/preparation certification training from an Accredited Council on Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited provider.

     

    Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).

License and Certifications
  • Current Registered Pharmacy Technician by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy

Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!


Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant has been nationally recognized for its record setting kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs. It is home to the Texas Transplant Institute and is the largest living donor kidney transplant program in the US. According to the United Network of Organ Sharing database, the center reached a major milestone in 2019 by performing 231 living donor kidney transplants in a single year setting a new national record - that’s 65 more transplants than the second center on the list.  

 

In addition to transplant care, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant is a full service hospital with over 260 beds that provides specialized services for liver cancer care, emergency care, weight loss surgery, urology surgery, vascular surgery, inpatient rehabilitation, colorectal surgery and behavioral health care. It is a designated Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13+, serving as a model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant prides itself on providing the highest quality of patient care possible as proven by their consecutive Grade A scores from the Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Grade survey and ranking in the nation’s top quartile for patient experience. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant under Locations.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

 

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