Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 151539-1A
Date Posted: Jan 10, 2020
Category: Clinical Support
Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is one of the world’s premier health care organizations, pioneering innovative treatments and highly specialized surgery utilizing cutting edge technology. Under the supervision of an inpatient pharmacist, you will:
Ideal candidates will be a registered technician with the MA Board of Pharmacy.
Full Time, 40 Hrs, Evening Shift
Under direct supervision, assists in dispensing of prescriptions; counts, packages and labels the prescription vials for final verification. Greets patients for receiving prescriptions and uses the cash register for sales of pharmaceuticals. Performs a range of routine administrative tasks and staff support functions for the pharmacy as required.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:
Education: High School Diploma or GED
? Must be a registered technician or Pharmacy intern with the MA Board of Pharmacy. Pharmacy
Technician Certification preferred.
skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
? Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to interact with patients,
coworkers and other health professionals.
? Conduct patient medication history and allergy review.
? Accurate work with careful attention to detail and persistence to get the job done right every
? Working knowledge of common outpatient medication doses and forms.
? Ability to prioritize work in a high volume work environment.
? Must be able to write legibly, speak, and read English proficiently.
? Experience with navigating and documenting patient information within an electronic medical
? Minimum of two years working as a pharmacy technician or possession of pharmacy intern
license with experience in a retail or community setting preferred.
? Ideal candidate demonstrates proficiency in obtaining accurate patient medication histories
? Trained in general use of pharmacy computer systems