Kettering Medical Center LTC Pharmacy Tech- Full-Time in Miamisburg, Ohio
Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of nine hospitals, Kettering College, and over 160 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 14,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life.
As a faith-based organization we are dedicated to treating all patients with love and respect regardless of religious preference. Multi-denominational Spiritual Services are offered at the network every day.
A Long-term care (LTC) pharmacy technician works with licensed pharmacists to provide pharmacy services to LTC. LTC includes, but is not limited to nursing homes, group homes, adult daycare centers, and assisted living facilities. Primary duties include medication order processing, unit dosing product, medical record maintenance (MAR), treatment record updating (TAR), literal orders, packaging, and anti-psychotic record upkeep. Records produced are reviewed by a licensed pharmacist and reside in the chart at the facility. These records are subjected to state mandated surveys, where fines will be applied if deemed non-compliant. In addition, a LTC technician is trained in all other aspects of the LTC pharmacy service. This includes stocking emergency boxes, answering questions from customers, maintaining various forms required by state law and the removal of expired medications from serviced facilities. Travel to facilities is required to do physical counts of emergency boxes and expired drug reviews. Hours will vary as patient care is the first priority. All technicians will be required to take on-call status and be prepared to cover 24/7 services with a 30 minute to work expectation when on-call.
Minimum Education- High School diploma or GED required.
Required Licenses- Pharmacy Technician Certification Required, or at a minimum, must be enrolled in a Pharmacy tech training program and have Pharmacy tech certification within 210 days from hire date.
Requisition Number: 2020-22528
Shift: First Shift
Shift Time: varied hours
External Company Name: Kettering Health Network
External Company URL: http://www.ketteringhealth.org/
Street: 4301 Lyons Road
FTE: 80 Hours Per Pay Period/FTE 1.0