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Pharmacy Tech – St. Vincent’s East Campus
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 East Hospital Campus – Trussville, AL
St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL. This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown.
The St. Vincent’s Pharmacy at East offers numerous services, including filling your prescription before you leave our campus and conveniently mailing refill prescriptions directly to your home. Whether you’re in our physicians’ offices, or at our facility as an inpatient or for an outpatient surgery/procedure, our Pharmacy is here to provide all of your pharmacy needs.
Our 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
What you will do:
As a Pharmacy Technician with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to provide distributive pharmacy services and technical support for the pharmacist.
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.
What you will need:
Certified Pharmacy Technician requirement if not current must have within six months of employment
Three years’ experience in a hospital or comparative IV pharmacy setting, or current IV Certification.
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