Pharmacy Technician Coordinator in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital

Pharmacy Technician Coordinator

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  No Weekends 
Category: Pharmacy and Pharmacy Technician • Job ID: 02531-116207

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Description

SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Full Time - Days with rotating weekends
 
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! 
 
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, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
 
We are seeking a Pharmacy Technician Coordinator to join our team who will be responsible for supervising pharmacy technicians including scheduling, work assignments, orientation, training, and evaluation of employees. He or she develops and implements strategies to optimize performance and departmental operations. The coordinator manages the day-to-day activities of the department’s technical staff, and provides leadership and direction for the entire pharmacy technical staff and participates in total quality management of the distributive functions of the department.
 
What you will do in this position:
  • Recruits, hires, trains, coaches, and evaluates pharmacy technician staff; applies progressive discipline when appropriate; participates in hiring and termination procedures within span of control
  • Schedules and assigns daily work assignments for pharmacy technician staff; coordinates orientation and training on all applicable areas of responsibility; complies with all requirements of employment (license/certification, orientation, annual education, vaccine preventable diseases/annual flu requirements)
  • Develops and monitors capital, operating, and staffing budgets in collaboration with pharmacy director and site managers; maintains statistical information for department operations
  • Oversees assigned areas for compliance with completion and documentation of quality monitors and compliance with state and federal regulations.  Serves as a resource to assure compliance with department policies and state and federal regulations including the use of aseptic techniques and hazardous substance handling; serves as a resource to coworkers in procuring pharmaceuticals and supplies
  • Implements and enforces policies and procedures and recommends operational improvements
  • Engages in problem solving and communication with physicians, staff, and other departments regarding equipment, supplies, policies, and procedures
  • Coordinates and monitors inventory, which includes cost analysis, ordering of supplies as needed, and developing and implementing procedure for charging purposes; assists in evaluating products and coordinates the maintenance, repair, and replacement of equipment
  • Performs duties related to controlled substance monitoring; ensures compliance with all state and federal laws and regulations regarding controlled substances
  • Ensures compliance with HCA policies and procedures relative to controlled substance monitoring
  • Maintains competency in all pharmacy technician activities and performs technician duties when needed

 

Qualifications

Education:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
What qualifications you will need: ONE of the following:
  • Minimum of 3 years inpatient hospital experience
  • Associates or Bachelor degree preferred
  • 6 months personnel management experience preferred.
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, Certificates or Registrations Required:
  • Registered Pharmacy Technician by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy and ASCPE or ASHP compounded Sterile Products Certification
 
 
Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.
 
 
As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.
 

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! 

 

 

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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