Medication History Pharmacy Technician
Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Fort Pierce
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Description Do you have the career opportunities you want in
your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join
the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a
Medication History Pharmacy Technician. Lawnwood Regional Medical
Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering
a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced
Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast providing interventional and
therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital
services include adult and pediatric emergency services,
labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology,
nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, as well as inpatient and
outpatient surgical services.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. 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
As the Medication History Pharmacy Tech, you will work days &
evenings with rotating weekends. You will perform medication
histories for new hospital admission. Under general supervision of
the clinical pharmacist, you will provide complete and accurate
information for each medication, e.g., drug name, dose, route,
frequency, indication, and date/time last dose was taken.
- Utilizes available resources for medication history collection
including but not limited to: patient/family interview, medication
lists, outside facility medication administration records,
outpatient pharmacy records, and physician office records.
- Verifies/updates patient allergy, adverse drug reaction,
preferred pharmacy and primary care physician information in the
electronic medical record.
- Documents medication histories completed in the electronic
health record, sending to the pharmacist for cosignature in an
accurate and timely manner.
- Documents medication histories in CPW/VigiLanz in an accurate
and timely manner. Assists the medication reconciliation pharmacist
by ensuring patients identified for discharge counseling and
medication reconciliation have a pharmacy services completed
- Prepares education materials for the medication reconciliation
pharmacist as necessary.
- Schedule may vary according to the needs of the
facility/department and may include weekend, evening shift,
holiday, on-call, and additional hours.
What qualification will you need:
- High school graduate or GED
- 2 + years previous retail pharmacy experience is required
- 1+ years of inpatient pharmacy experience is preferred
- Maintains current pharmacy technician registration or pharmacy
- National Pharmacy Tech Certification required (CPhT/PTCB) If
you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We
promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you
will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so
apply today! HealthTrust is the supply chain solution for HCA
Healthcare. We lead a collection of highly motivated healthcare
professionals just like you and creative leaders who are committed
to the care and improvement of human life. We have partnered with
over 1,600 hospitals for their purchasing needs. Our organization
has been continually recognized by Practice Greenhealth as being
committed to environmentally responsible practices.
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
Keywords: HCA Healthcare, Fort Pierce , Medication History Pharmacy Technician, Professions , Fort Pierce, Florida
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