Medication History Pharm Tech
About CarolinaEast Medical Center
CarolinaEast Health System is dedicated to quality and compassionate care across the Coastal Carolina region. The flagship of the health system is a 350 bed full service medical center housing a complete complement of inpatient and outpatient services with the latest technology. CarolinaEast Health System employs 2,500 dedicated team members. We have physician practices in various specialties spanning four counties. Our employees create a culture of excellence that connects our patients to the same level of care that is usually found at larger medical centers while maintaining a friendly, community feel throughout our facilities. CarolinaEast offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full time employees as well as benefits to part time plus and part time employees.
Job Summary: Perform Pharmacy tasks as assigned by the Pharmacy technician Supervisor, Staff Pharmacists, or Pharmacy Director/Manager. Some duties and responsibilities include accurate and timely collection of medication histories for patients entering into the hospital. Must be resourceful in ensuring an accurate medication history is obtained (patient, PCP record, pharmacy records, etc.). Must have excellent communication skills. Must maintain competencies of how medications are usually prescribed to treat common disease states.
Minimum Requirements: High school education or GED. Must be certified and at least one year of retail pharmacy technician experience required. Ability to type and use Pharmacy computer system after an acceptable training period. Ability to work assigned shifts and helps provide coverage during all operating hours as needed.