Job Number 211318 Facility Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix Shift Evening Department Banner University Medical Center Phoenix - Pharmacy-Hosp Position Type FT: Full-Time Street Address 1111 East McDowell Rd City & State US-AZ-Phoenix Posting Category Pharmacy
A new technician has many opportunities working in our hospital. . We have opportunities to learn everything there is to know about Pyxis, IV & Chemo Certification as well as Medication Reconciliation. We do prefer great organization skills and some basic computer skills. The ideal candidate is one who can handle themselves in a very busy fast paced environment. The preferred candidate will have current hospital experience, IV Room, and experience with Pyxis.
All technicians must be certified and licensed with both the national and state of Arizona Pharmacy Board
The Department of Pharmacy Services at Banner University Medical Center provides state-of-the-art, around-the-clock pharmaceutical service and care. We have about 100 employees; half are technicians and the rest are Pharmacists.
Our mission is to advance pharmacy automated and technology systems to enhance patient safety and improve clinical outcomes by increasing pharmacist exposure throughout all areas of the hospital.
The department provides a team approach to patient safety to develop and implement department patient safety initiatives. Quality improvement projects are aimed at reducing unfavorable variation in medication use and proactively avoiding medication-related adverse events. The team tracks and trends medication-related events, participating in root cause analysis teams, and implementation of improvement work plans. The team is also responsible for departmental compliance with TJC Medication Use Standards and serves as functional leader for the Banner Health System Arizona Region.
As a member of Banner Pharmacy Services all new hires are expected to participate in pharmacy specific education designed specific to each role and service line. The pharmacy education team will coordinate the learning experience and requirements to all new hires following acceptance of the position. A new employee is expected to dedicate 1-4 consecutive days of time to the orientation and training period prior to continuing to site specific training. This learning material provides new associates with the knowledge and skill to be successful within the role of a pharmacist or technician.
About Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care
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