AdventHealth Pharmacy Technician Medication History Full Time in Tavares, Florida
Pharmacy Technician Certified - Medication History Full Time
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman
Join an organization whose mission is "To Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ"
Opportunities for career growth within an organization recognized locally and nationally as a healthcare leader
State of the art growing hospital located on a beautiful lakeside campus only 45 minutes from Orlando
No state income tax
Onsite Child Care Center
Full Time Days/12-hour shifts, alternating weekends
You Will Be Responsible For:
In the Emergency Department Medication Histories Technicians perform medication reconciliation, which is a process to decrease medication errors and patient harm in the following ways:
Obtaining, verifying, and documenting the patient’s current prescription and over-the-counter medications—including vitamins, supplements, eye drops, creams, ointments, inhalers and herbals— when he or she is admitted to the hospital or is seen in an outpatient setting.
Considering the patient’s pre-admission/home medication list when ordering medicines during a hospital encounter and continuing home medications as appropriate, and comparing the patient’s pre-admission/home medication list to ordered medicines and treatment plans to identify unintended discrepancies (i.e., those not explained by the patient’s clinical condition or formulary status).
Verifying the patient’s home medication list and discussing unintended discrepancies with the physician for resolution.
Providing an updated medication list and communicating the importance of managing medication information to the patient when he or she is discharged from the hospital or at the end of an outpatient encounter
What You Will Need:
High school diploma
Current Florida license as a Registered Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern.
1yr of Hospital or Retail Pharmacy Tech experience preferred.
Strong customer service skills
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification (CPhT) within 6 months of hire.
Medication Histories Technicians perform a complex process that affects all patients as they move through all health care settings. They compare the patient’s current medication regimen against the physician’s admission, transfer, and/or discharge orders to identify discrepancies.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Organization: AdventHealth Waterman
Shift: 1 - Day
Travel: AdventHealth Waterman
Req ID: 21031265
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.