St. Anthony Summit Medical Center is a Level III Trauma Center serviced by Flight For Life® Colorado and nationally recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction. We provide a full range of medical specialties and health care services to Summit County and the surrounding areas including Surgical, Emergency, Critical Care, Birth Center, Orthopedic, Breast Care, Digital Mammography, Breast MRI, Radiology and Imaging, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiology, Summit Sleep Disorders Center, Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) and Summit Spine Services. Located in the charming mountain community of Frisco, CO, St. Anthony Summit Medical Center has provided 30+ years of service to residents and the visitors who enjoy spending time in these world famous outdoor playgrounds. In addition, Summit Medical Center employs seasonal professionals (Nov. to April) to support Colorado’s nearby ski resorts with on-site urgent care during the busy winter months. Enjoy an exceptional quality of life year-round with walking/bike trails right outside your door, arts and music festivals, and of course skiing, snowboarding and every winter activity imaginable. For more about Summit Medical Center and life in Frisco, CO please visit http://www.summitmedicalcenter.org.
Assist pharmacists in promoting an organized and functional pharmacy service. Prepares medications for dispensing and maintains records.
High school diploma or GED
Work Experience Requirements
One year pharmacy experience preferred
Good reading, writing and oral communication skills
Basic mathematical skills
Basic computer/word processing skills
Eligible for certification
Position Duties (essential functions, INCLUDE % OF TIME)
MEDICATION DISPENSING - 50%
Accurately and in a timely manner fills unit dose cart (ifapplicable), floor stock, medication orders, and delivers to patient care areas to ensure availability of ordered drugs and supplies. Is knowledgeable in the use and stocking of automated medication cabinets
Maintains cost effective inventory as appropriate for pharmacy.
Checks floor stock and / or pharmacy stock for outdates and proper storage on a monthly basis
Demonstrates technical skills in areas as required by duties in the pharmacy including, but not limited to, calculations, aseptic technique and cytotoxic drug properties.
Accurately and in a timely manner, prepares prescriptions for pharmacist review and dispensing.
Pre-packages and labels bulk medications for unit dose / unit of use dispensing with computer and associated equipment.
Checks floor stock and / or pharmacy stock for outdates, overstock, and proper storage on a monthly basis to ensure the use of high quality medications.
Maintains cost effective inventory of bulk items, utilizing soon to expire items quickly, and decreasing overstock of inventory.
Demonstrates technical skill level in utilizing a variety of pharmaceutical competencies including, but not limited to, calculations, aseptic technique and cytotoxic drug properties.
DOCUMENTATION - 30%
Maintains patient and other records using pharmacy computers and manual systems to ensure timely and accurate patient billings and compliance with regulatory agencies.
Facilitates maintenance of adequate supplies by logging needs in Want book.
Processes daily IV slips, assisting the administrative secretary with workload statistics.
COMMUNICATION - 20%
Alerts pharmacy director, coordinator, clinical coordinator, or pharmacist of immediate problems requiring corrective action in a timely manner.
Performs special projects and other activities as assigned to increase and improve level of service, skill level, and productivity.
Resolves problems associated with personal computer software and continually grows in knowledge and understanding of such.
Attains professional growth by attending or participating in a minimum of 5 hours of continuing education annually.
* This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned.
Light Work - Exert up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10lbs. frequently
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