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Medication History Technician - Flexi/Rotating- Suffolk, VA!

Company: Sentara Health
Location: Suffolk
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

City/State
Suffolk, VA

Overview

Work Shift
Rotating (United States of America)

Sentara Health is hiring a Medication History Technician for Sentara Obici Hospital, in Suffolk, Virginia!

Status: Flexi (10 hours)

Work hours:

Sentara Belleharbour- Two 5-hour shifts per week between 4pm to 9pm OR 5 to 10pm M-TH

Sentara Louise Obici Hospital- Part of rotation and REQUIRED to do 1 full weekend shift per month between 8.5 hours to 11 hours ( 10am to 10pm ) from Sat AND Sun.

Does NOT have to do weekday shift before OR after a weekend shift, unless preferred for more work hours.

Will know schedule 3-4 weeks in advance

Job responsibilities:

As an integral member of the healthcare team, the Medication History Technician is responsible for collecting an accurate medication and allergy history for admitted patients in the Emergency Department and/or inpatient units. Information will be obtained by interviewing the patient, family members, retail pharmacy, nursing home documentation/staff, and any other available resources.

The accurate home list will be documented in eCare to be used by physicians and other healthcare providers to determine treatment plans and medication orders during admission and post-discharge. The technician will communicate pertinent information (i.e. medications that need to be clarified with the physician and/or other healthcare providers) to the supervising pharmacist.

Required qualifications:

  • Virginia Pharmacy Technician license REQUIRED- VA state license
  • Minimum 1 year Pharmacy Technician experience REQUIRED
  • Pharmacy Technician Registration Number AND Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) OR NHA Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) REQUIRED


    Preferred qualifications
    • Prior hospital experience strongly preferred.
    • Working knowledge of Epic, Drug reference resources (LexiComp and MicroMedex), Microsoft Teams strongly preferred.


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      Job Summary

      As an integral member of the healthcare team, the Medication History Technician is responsible for collecting an accurate medication and allergy history for admitted patients in the Emergency Department and/or inpatient units. Information will be obtained by interviewing the patient, family members, retail pharmacy, nursing home documentation/staff, and any other available resources. The accurate home list will be documented in eCare to be used by physicians and other healthcare providers to determine treatment plans and medication orders during admission and post-discharge. The technician will communicate pertinent information (i.e. medications that need to be clarified with the physician and/or other healthcare providers) to the supervising pharmacist.

      VA OR NC Pharmacy Technician Registration Number

      1 Year Pharmacy Technician, pharmacy retail experience preferred.

      Qualifications:

      Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - Certifications - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), Pharmacy Technician Certification (CPhT) - Certification - National Healthcareer Association (NHA), Pharmacy Technician - State license - North Carolina Board of Pharmacy (NCBOP), Pharmacy Technician - State License - Virginia

      Pharmacy Technician

      Skills

      Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Mathematics

      Sentara Healthcare prides itself on the diversity and inclusiveness of its close to an almost 30,000-member workforce. Diversity, inclusion, and belonging is a guiding principle of the organization to ensure its workforce reflects the communities it serves.

      Per Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), some clinical environments require proof of education; these regulations are posted at ecfr.gov for further information. In an effort to expedite this verification requirement, we encourage you to upload your diploma or transcript at time of application.

      In support of our mission to improve health every day, this is a tobacco-free environment. Associated topics: ascp, lab, laboratory, medical lab science, medical laboratory science, mlt, surgical technologist, technician, technician laboratory, testing

Keywords: Sentara Health, Suffolk , Medication History Technician - Flexi/Rotating- Suffolk, VA!, Professions , Suffolk, Virginia

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