You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here!
If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives toadvance care, you'll find your match at JerseyCityMedicalCenter . Our not-for-profit hospital, a proudmember of BarnabasHealth , has been honored time and again—for our strides in patient care andsafety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care.
Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital,awarded MagnetRecognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News andWorld Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey CityMedical Center is also ideally located— in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlookingthe harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty.
DESCRIPTION: Under the direct supervision of the Director of Pharmacy or the Registered Pharmacist and according to standing procedures dispense, prepare, and distribute medications and I.V.s for all patient age groups per hospital policies and procedures, and perform other related duties.
Major Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities:
Prepare, dispense, and distribute medication orders and IVs per prescribers orders-Maintain logs and reports on dispensing activities on daily basis-Make rounds to deliver medications to and from medication rooms and patient care areas-Retrieve unused medications from care areas, return to pharmacy and restock as appropriate -Verify all orders with pharmacists on duty, inform pharmacist of any medications including antibiotics that do not seem in line with patient's condition or previous medications-Order and restock medication shelves as required including to off-site locations-Answers telephone calls, and relay any messages as needed-Clean and maintain medication and IV work area (IV hoods, medication shelves, crash cart areas, store room, etc) and department in neat and orderly manner-The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the jobs as identified, and shall not be considered a detailed listing of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Registration in NJ as a Pharmacy Technician; current NJ registration required. High School Graduate or equivalent; Associate degree preferred. 1 year Pharmacy experience preferred.
Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.