Experience:
1-3 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
8/30/2019
Job Category:
Pharmacy
PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 28 hrs/wk)
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Job Description

The purpose of the Pharmacy Technician is to assist the Pharmacist with the day-to-day activities in the pharmacy, but not including the duties restricted to only a Pharmacist or Pharmacist Intern.

REQUIREMENTS:

* High School Diploma or GED required.
* Strong background and/or education in health care.
* Good mathematical skills.
* Ability to speak Navajo or Spanish is desired.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

* Must either be registered through the New Mexico Board of Pharmacy as a Non-certified Pharmacy Technician or have current national certification and NM license as a Pharmacy Technician.
* Must be registered or certified and licensed by date of hire.
* In both cases, must be under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist throughout employment.
* All technicians are required to obtain national Pharmacy Technician Certification within one year of registration as a Non-certified Pharmacy Technician from a NM Board-approved national body such as the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). In addition, must obtain a Pharmacy Technician License from the New Mexico Board of Pharmacy.
* After obtaining national certification and NM license, must maintain current throughout employment.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS:

* According to PMS Human Resources Policy 205.006, "Healthcare Personnel Testing & Immunization Requirements," this position must comply with required testing and immunizations. Testing and immunizations including TB, Hepatitis B (consent or waiver), Tdap, MMR, and Varicella, will be available at the employee's PMS health center. Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and NMDOH.

EOE/AA/M/F/SO/Vet/Disability

About PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL SERVICES

Since its birth in 1969, Presbyterian Medical Services (PMS) has been building a healthier state by its leadership in improving the health and lives of all people of the Southwest.

With a deep commitment that spans over a 50 year period, PMS responds to identified community needs throughout the beautiful and multicultural state of New Mexico. As one of the largest non-profit healthcare organizations in New Mexico, PMS designs and delivers high quality, accessible and integrated healthcare through a diversity of services: behavioral health, dental, primary care, childhood education, home care, hospice, and senior programs through 50 Federally Qualified Health Centers. 

PMS operates approximately 100 programs and serves a large population of people who live at or below the federal poverty level. Some of its clinics extend beyond the reach of hospitals and private practice as PMS strives to break the geographical barriers New Mexico’s rural and underserved communities’ face.

Why work for Presbyterian Medical Services?

  • The National Health Services Corps (NHSC) selected PMS as a model site for NHSC scholars and loan repayment recipients
  • PMS is dedicated to quality and integrated care
  • PMS has strong team collegiality throughout its clinics
  • PMS is a leading healthcare organization in the state of New Mexico
  • PMS offers work/life balance
  • PMS serves the underserved population in rural settings
  • PMS offers providers competitive salaries, excellent benefits, generous paid time off and New Mexico offers unlimited beauty, outdoor activities, world-class skiing, and more

PMS has achieved Joint Commission accreditation.

PMS is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n)