Ascension Health Pharmacy Technician- Retail Pharmacy St Joseph in Wichita, Kansas
We Are Hiring
Pharmacy Technician - Retail Pharmacy St Joseph - Full-Time, Rotating - Via Christi Hospital St. Joseph - Wichita, KS
This is a new retail pharmacy and initial hours of operation will be Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The hours may increase as volume grows.
Why Join Ascension?
Ascension Via Christi Health has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.
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, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
As an associate with Via Christi Health, 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
Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Kansas Board of Pharmacy obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Registered Pharmacy Tech OR Pharmacy Intern credentialed from the Kansas Board of Pharmacy obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Certified Pharmacy Tech obtained within 12 months (1 years) of hire date or job transfer date. If candidate is a Registered Pharmacy Intern instead of Registered as a Pharmacy Tech, the national certification is not required.
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
Good working knowledge of Meditech EnterpriseRx to help maintain data and files
Good communication skills to help implement our Meds-to Beds program
Able to work with insurance companies to trouble shoot rejected claims
Call providers offices for refill authorization and request prior authorization
In accordance with state and federal regulations, assists the pharmacist, under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with policies and procedures
Equal Employment Opportunity
Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
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