Pharmacy Technician

QUINTE HEALTH CARE
City: Belleville
Last visit: 2014-04-16
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-04-16

Description:

Quinte Health Care consists of 4 hospitals providing primary and secondary services in south/central Ontario.

The Quinte region boasts of an unsurpassed quality of life with exemplary  features and services readily available to residents.  Local theatre, expansive shopping and restaurants, well developed recreation centres, picturesque waterfront with affordable homes set in a safe community.  Growing economic development for job seekers outside of health services.  High standard of education through local college, close proximity to a well recognized university, and private schooling.  An easy commute to larger centres such as Toronto, Kingston, Ottawa and Montreal.

We embody our core values with commitment to: Compassion, dignity, respect and fairness for those we serve and each other; teamwork, collaboration and flexibility to meet the needs of our diverse communities; a positive attitude to the challenge of change; continuous improvement, development and empowerment of staff, volunteers and others to achieve their full potential; accountability to those we serve for our clinical, ethical and fiscal decisions.

REQUIRED:         

Completion of recognized Pharmacy Technician Course

Must demonstrate the capability of performing Medication Reconciliation  

Must be currently registered or be involved in the process of becoming registered with the Ontario College of Pharmacists. If in progress, the registration process must be completed within six months of hire. For those current employees to whom it applies, registration must be completed by December 31, 2014.

Must have satisfactory work performance in present position.

Must have previous proven good attendance record.

 

DESIRED:

Previous hospital pharmacy experience.

 

DUTIES:

Perform the technical functions required in providing a pharmacy service including but not restricted to:

Drug Distribution (individual patient prescriptions, ward stock, narcotics) including checking other technicians’ work, delivering to nursing units.

Manufacturing (TPN, CADD cassettes, antibiotic syringes, non-sterile products)

Chemotherapy preparation

Pharmacy computer systems (out-patient billing, refills, credits, ward stock and narcotic issues)

Order entry into Meditech Pharmacy Computer Program under Pharmacists’ supervision

Maintenance of perpetual inventory

Tracking and reporting workload

Performs other duties as assigned.

Quinte Health Care is an equal opportunity employer committed to meeting needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Our recruitment process follows the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act in order to provide a fair and equitable process for all candidates. Applicants requiring accommodation through the recruitment/interview process are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Department at 613-969-7400 x 2639 for assistance.

We thank all interested candidates for their response, however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

Career Level: Entry Level

Industry: Healthcare and Medical Services

Job Function: Healthcare Services and Wellness

Website: http://www.qhc.on.ca