SUMMARY: This position with appropriate oversight and supervision of a licensed pharmacist is accountable for participating in medication order processing by performing targeted technical duties related to manufacturing, packaging, record keeping, distribution and clerical duties for the homecare setting. Must maintain competencies in the form of written, oral and/or didactic evaluations to maintain technician Level III status and to comply with regulatory agencies and organizational policies. This position also supports the enteral therapy program within scope of duties. As a Level III technician, incumbent will be eligible to perform advanced duties such as IV Room, TPN and Chemotherapy preparation.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: This position requires: A) High School Diploma/G.E.D.; and B) minimum of one (1) year of related experience, two (2) years preferred.; and C) CPHT (Cert Pharmacy Tech) required, PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board) preferred. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
POSITION DETAILS: Full Time, 80 hours per pay period. Monday - Friday 8:00 am -5:00 pm.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.