Providence Health has two campus locations. Providence Health's main campus is located in the heart of downtown Columbia. The 258-bed hospital is best known for its expertise in cardiac care and serves as a nationally-recognized referral center for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Located near Highway 77 in Northeast Columbia, Providence Health Northeast, is a 74-bed full-service hospital with special focus on neurosurgery, orthopedic care, and emergency services. For more information on Providence Health please visit:
About Providence Health: At Providence, a Certified Pharmacy Tech is more than a career… it’s a calling. We are searching the Midlands for a Certified Pharmacy Tech that exude our mission of Making Communities Healthier by Extending Christ’s Healing Ministry.
Founded as Providence Hospitals in 1938 by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, Providence's two free standing full-service hospitals and numerous satellite practices maintain a true devotion to advanced clinical expertise and unmatched compassion. On February 2, 2016, Providence became part of the LifePoint Health network, and shortly thereafter, changed its name to Providence Health to better represent the full complement of its services. Driven by quality, compassion, and Christ, Providence treats the whole person- body, mind, and spirit
Providence Health is currently looking for a Certified Pharmacy Tech for our Downtown team.
- Accurately and aseptically reconstitutes parenteral medications and compounds IV solutions, irrigations, and other specialty solutions.
- Accurately fills and labels first dose medication in unit dose and assist in cart fill procedures as required.
- Tubes orders through pneumatic tube system in timely manner or as required makes delivery of medications, IV solutions, or controlled substances. Included in distribution process is daily delivery of IV batch solutions to nursing units and retrieval of discontinued or changed solutions.
- Receives and reviews physicians' orders for computer order entry into patient profile prior to verification by RPh. Brings orders for "stats" or "now orders" to the attention of the RPh.
Minimum Work Experience
One plus years of experience as pharmacy technician in hospital or retail required. Hospital experience (including IV therapy) highly desirable. Time to train internally is approximately 8 weeks
High school diploma required. Completion of formalized technician training program or equivalent experience desired. Includes special training/ licensure and specific skills required/preferred.
Providence Health Downtown Campus
2435 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC 29204
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