Penn State Health Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy in Reading, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network
Work Type: Full Time
Takes direction from the Staff Pharmacist. Provides assistance with the order entry preparation, and distribution of drug products under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. Maintains appropriate inventory of drug supplies and a system of control to ensure the integrity of the purchases, control of supplies and proper accounting for their distribution.
Located in the heart of Berks County in Reading, PA, St. Joseph Medical Center first opened its doors in 1873. The new 204 bed state of the art hospital, located on Bernville Road, opened in 2004 and in 2015 became the first hospital to join the Penn State Health organization. It is a patient-focused institution guided by the integrated pharmacy practice model that offers 24 hour service. The department has a USP-797 compliant clean room and utilize Pyxis® automated dispensing cabinets. Other technologies include smart pump and barcode labeling.
Excellent benefits including the following:
• Health, Vision, Dental effective on date of hire
• Generous paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
High School Diploma or GED required.
Graduation from an accredited Pharmacy Tech School required.
Pharmacy Certification required.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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