Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX76549
Our team members are nationally recognized for delivering the highest level of care. We offer the latest advances in medicine and provide uncommon compassion as part of our faith-based approach to wellness. Our employees make a difference on a higher level by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. At AdventHealth Central Texas & AdventHealth Rollins Brook, you will receive a competitive salary while experiencing the freedom to deliver the best care for patients’ bodies, minds, and spirits in a way you feel passionate about. There is no better place to make a true impact in the lives of others.
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX
§Located in the heart of Texas, AdventHealth Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook provide care for the citizens of Bell, Coryell and Lampasas counties.
§Both AdventHealth Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook are committed to reinvesting in the community by offering the services, technologies and facilities to set the standard with the continually changing healthcare industry.
§As a member of our team of more than 1,000 employees you will enjoy competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth while working in an environment that is centered around our mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.
Must be able to work Monday - Friday.
What You Will Need:
Highschool degree required
Registered Pharmacy Technician in Texas required
One year of contemporary hospital pharmacy experience preferred, will consider retail experience
Primary responsibility is the provision of medication distributive functions and pharmacy operational tasks, which includes but is not limited to assisting the pharmacist with all duties of preparing and dispensing of medications, inventory management, and regulatory compliance. Performs duties necessary for the effective daily operation of all department services and programs. Accurately responds to medication dispensing requests, prepares medications for pharmacist final review/check, delivers checked medications, and returns unused or expired medications to appropriate pharmacy areas. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Pharmacy Operations • Actively performs all pharmacy technician functions and maintains active proficiency in standard work parameters, hospital and pharmacy specific computer systems, and operational programs • Maintains operational expertise and competency in, and actively provides coverage of technician services provided by central pharmacy operations • Appropriately utilizes medication automation, technology, and computer systems. Maintains expertise in electronic medical records processes and accurately interprets records • Accurately completes medication inventories and accurately prepares and dispenses patientâspecific medication doses. Prevents improper drug, dose, dosage form selection, expiration dating, and barcode scanning issues when checking products • Understands how to handle process and appropriately dispose of all waste materials, including all levels of hazardous waste, within the department. Knowledgeable about the appropriate use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Hazardous Medication Spill Kits in the event of a cytotoxic spill
Pharmacy Practice • Facilitates medication safety practices by identifying and reporting potential medication errors such as look-alike sound-alike medications. • Prepares and delivers accurate, safe and timely medication • Supports and collaborates with the decentralized pharmacy staff and patient care providers to optimize care and improve services.
Clinical Pharmacy Services • Supports practice in all pharmacy areas and clinical services
Teamwork and Inter-Professional Collaboration • Presents to assigned areas on time and ready to work and does not exhibit unscheduled absenteeism • Assures continuity of care between shifts, among pharmacy staff assignments, and across pharmacy practice areas • Works effectively with all members of the healthcare team to ensure the best outcome for the patient • Demonstrates sensitivity to the perspective of the patient, caregiver, or health care colleague in all communications • Actively supports teammates (pharmacists, technicians, managers) • Uses effective negotiation skills to resolve conflicts • Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's service standards of Own It, Make It Easy, Love Me, and Keep Me Safe.
Teaching, Training, Precepting, and Mentorship • Mentors new-staff and assists with training • Supports experiential training of pharmacy trainees and actively engaged in student learning experiences, if applicable
Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation • Supports and participates in medicationâuse process improvements led by colleagues and peers • Supports regulatory compliance initiatives and supports institutional accreditation processes
Professional Activities and Practice Advancements • Maintains a commitment to pharmacy practice by supporting improvements in and contributions to pharmacy practice
Leadership and Organizational Involvement • Participates in departmental meetings • Participates in departmental educational activities • Supports practice advancement initiatives, clinical research projects, and stewardship initiatives led by colleagues and peers • Performs other duties as assigned
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.