Pharmacy Technician


PALISADES MEDICAL CENTER North Bergen Requisition # 2019-69146 ShiftDay StatusPer Diem Weekend WorkEvery Weekend HolidaysAs Needed On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours8 Address7600 River Rd, North Bergen, 07047

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system

Responsibilities

  • Dispenses inpatient and outpatient prescriptions, under the direction of a pharmacist, within the accuracy benchmark set forth for the pharmacy. 
  • Follows policies related to the dispensing of medication as per hospital, professional and regulatory standards.
  • Perform cassette fill for unit dose cassettes, and cassette exchanges, including cart fill lists, cart fill updates, related reports, in a timely manner, and within the accuracy benchmark, as set forth by the pharmacy.
  • Assist the pharmacist in the preparation of IV medications, including label preparation, report processing, supply management and record keeping, within the accuracy benchmark, as set forth by the pharmacy.  Follows USP 797 standards.
  • Maintains timely billing through the procedures set forth for the Cerner system, Omnicell and the ER and OR charges.  Maintains a monthly record of interdepartmental charges.

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalence. 
  • College, technical training, or pharmacy tech certification preferred. 
  • NJ tech registration required.
  • Prior experience of one year of pharmacy practice, preferably in hospital practice preferred.

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.