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Pharmacy Technician - PRN Rotating

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Pharmacy Tech – St. Vincent’s Birmingham
  • PRN; 20 hours per week variable shifts
Why Join Ascension:
 
In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
 
St. Vincent’s Birmingham Hospital:
 
St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown, and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices.  We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent’s provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities.   Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent’s has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.
 
St. Vincent’s Pharmacy
 
As a dedicated health care provider, St. Vincent’s is committed to providing high quality prescription services at the St. Vincent’s Pharmacy. With a wide range of services and a convenient location, our pharmacy makes filling prescriptions easier than ever!
 
Pharmacy services include:
  • Free mail to home service for prescriptions
  • Free refill reminders
  • Free prescription transfers
  • Friendly and expert consultations and complimentary medication reviews
  • Rx compounding and flavoring
  • Free Prescription Savings Card ($4 and $10 programs, discounts on non-covered drugs)
  • Bedside delivery of prescriptions for inpatients and outpatient surgery/procedures through our Discharge Rx Delivery Program
 

St. Vincent’s Birmingham (Downtown)
  • Largest faith-based, not for profit hospital in Birmingham.
  • Currently renovating hospital rooms and waiting areas.
  • Expansion of our parking decks to accommodate patients and employees.
  • Free parking for our associates.
  • Several satellite parking lots available with free shuttle service to the hospital.
  • Friendly family environment.
  • “Where Babies are Born!”
  • World renowned Andrews Sports Medicine Orthopedic Center.
  • Downtown location appeals to those that love city life, just minutes from great restaurants, entertainment, historical sites and affordable housing.
  • Skilled staff that care about the patients and each other.
 
 What you will do:
 
As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to provide distributive pharmacy services and technical support for the pharmacist.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Refills and maintains automated dispensing systems.
  • Prepares orders and maintains inventory for the pharmacy department.
  • Repackages bulk medications.
  • Receives and stores incoming supplies.
  • Serves as liaison between pharmacy, patient and health professional by providing information as necessary.
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What you will need:
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
Required Credential(s):
  • Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Alabama Board of Pharmacy obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Preferred Credentials:
  • 1-3 years’ experience as a pharmacy tech
  • Active Pharmacy Tech license
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  
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Job ID: 348833
Category: Pharmacy Services
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents Birmingham
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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