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Job Title:

Pharmacy Technician, Medication Reconciliation

Job Post ID:

1466

Employer:

SSM Health - St. Mary's Hospital

Posted Until:

05/27/2020

Salary:

Inquire with HR

Location:

Centralia

Hours:

Other Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Healthcare/Medical

Job Description:

Hours are 9 am to 7:30 pm. Work days are variable with alternating weekends and holidays.

Interview patients to collect medication histories and assist with the medication reconciliation process. Assists with the medication reconciliation process in coordination with pharmacy, nursing, care management, and other healthcare professionals as appropriate.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Completes medication histories for new admissions. Assesses patient, caregiver or other identified persons to determine the most appropriate and accurate source of medication history and interviews. Follows up with pharmacies, nursing homes, caregivers or others as necessary to obtain complete medication history. Consults a pharmacist as necessary.
• Promotes the hospital’s retail pharmacy program through the offering of discharge prescription services if applicable. May coordinate the filling and delivery of prescriptions and discharge counseling as appropriate.
• Investigates discrepancies in the medication histories and other problems and follows up with pharmacists to facilitate the resolution of any issue.
• Documents, collects and compiles data, statistics and other information as required for quality assurance programs and assists with reports to provide information to facilitate leadership decision-making.
• Trains new users on the use of the Pyxis Automated Dispensing cabinet and CII Safe.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

EDUCATION
• High school diploma or equivalent

EXPERIENCE
• Two years experience

Benefits:

Benefits Statement: Our robust employee benefits package includes health benefits, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, long-term disability coverage, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, adoption reimbursement, an employee assistance program, retirement plan options and more.

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings.

Company Information

SSM Health is one of the largest Catholic health systems in the country and is dedicated to quality and compassionate care for anyone in need, regardless of ability to pay. Based in St. Louis, where its System Office is located, SSM Health operates 20 hospitals in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri and Oklahoma. We provide care in various settings: outpatient sites, physician offices, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance plan, hospitals, nursing homes, home care, hospice, telehealth and a technology company.Our Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God.

Application Instructions:

Requisition #: R5370
Facility: IL- St. Mary's Hospital Centralia
Address: 400 N. Pleasant Ave Centralia, IL
Shift: Variable Shift
Employment Type: Full Time
Scheduled Hours Per Week: 36
Posting Date: 2/7/2020

Apply online
https://jobs.ssmhealthcareers.com/search/searchjobs