• Pharmacy Technician- South University Clinic

    Essentia HealthFargo, ND 58103

    Job #2508509405

  • Job Description: Is responsible for the accurate computer entry and processing of prescriptions, preparing unit dose medications, and non-sterile bulk compounding. Job duties also include inventory control, care of supplies and equipment, accurate cash handling, customer service, both in person and over the telephone, and the resolution of customer service issues. Assists the pharmacist in all aspects of the daily departmental activities, including training of new staff and pharmacy students, billing, record keeping and other clerical functions, monthly audits, and other duties as assigned by the pharmacist. Education Qualifications: If working in a MN location, must meet one of these three education/experience categories as defined by the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy: • Previous experience as a pharmacy technician with maintenance of continuous registration as a pharmacy technician with the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy dating back prior to January 1st 2013. • Completion of a board-approved technician training program. • Willingness to complete the Essentia Health employer-based technician training program within first 90 days of employment. If working in a ND location, must meet one of these education requirements, as defined by the North Dakota Board of Pharmacy: • Successful completion of an American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists accredited academic program • An American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists accredited on-the-job training program and must have obtained certification by a national certification body approved by the Board of Pharmacy. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board is an approved certification body. Licensure/Certification Qualifications: Certification/Licensure Requirements: + Before hire, state registration in the state in which they will be working is required. The applicant must to be at least 18 years of age and have graduated from high? school or attained high school graduation equivalent (e.g. GED) for registration + All float, casual positions and regular staff from sites in the Superior, Wisconsin location require registration in both Minnesota and Wisconsin + All Wisconsin locations: may provide a "pending" application for registration + Earns, through employer-based training program, and maintains Certification as a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) within 1 year of hire; OR + be currently enrolled as a Pharmacy student in an accredited Pharm.D. program; OR + for North Dakota locations only, progressing toward acceptance into a Doctor of Pharmacy program NOTE: Any Pharmacy Technician that has a dual position as an Intern or Pre-Intern does not need to have the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) nor the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) certification. + Must maintain registration(s) (immediately) and certification(s) (post one year of employment) for the duration of employment + Ongoing continuing education and license renewal as required by the state's Board of Pharmacy FTE 1 Shift Rotation Day/Eve Rotation (United States of America) Pay Range $17.60 - $26.40 / hour The approximate base compensation range is posted, but the actual offer will reflect our total compensation and benefits package. The offer will be determined by a number of factors including the selected candidate's experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, FTE, as well as internal equity among our team. Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, proof of required vaccinations, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol. Essentia Health EEO: Essentia Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Essentia It is our policy to afford EEO to all individuals, regardless of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, military service or veteran status, culture, socio-economic status, status with regard to public assistance, and other factors not related to qualifications, including employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or any other category as defined by law.