Job Number 209960 Facility Banner Thunderbird Medical Center Shift Evening Department Banner Thunderbird Medical Center - Pharmacy-Hosp Position Type FT: Full-Time Street Address 5555 West Thunderbird City & State US-AZ-Glendale Posting Category Pharmacy
Comprised of over 90 employees, BTMC pharmacy provides both clinical and distributive pharmacy services across all service lines of the hospital. This work is coordinated through a main pharmacy, a pediatric pharmacy and unit-based pharmacists. The department utilizes a variety of advanced pharmacy systems, including Pyxis, DoseEdge Pharmacy Workflow System, Cerner, CareFusion PhACTs inventory management system, and bedside barcode medication verification to support workflow efficiencies and bolster patient safety. Of note, we have also recently deployed pharmacy technicians to the Emergency Department to participate in obtaining patients' medication history as part of the medication reconciliation process.
Hours for this position are 8 hours with start time hours as early as 2:15pm-3:30, with every other weekend, and rotating weekends.
Our pharmacy is unique by the way our pharmacist and technicians work directly together as a team. Our technicians can go to the pharmacist for any help they may need or question they may need answered and feel very comfortable doing so, as well as some newer pharmacist may need the help of some of our seasoned technicians.
A new technician has many opportunities working in our hospital. All technicians start as a Tech II. All technicians must be certified and licensed. We have opportunities to learn everything there is to know about Pyxis, IV & Chemo Certification as well as Medication Reconciliation.
Must be PTCB certified, have your AZ Board of Pharmacy licensure in active and good standing.
As a member of Banner Pharmacy Services all new hired are expected to participate in pharmacy specific education designed specific to each role and service line. The pharmacy education team will coordinate the learning experience and requirements to all new hires following acceptance of the position. A new employee is expected to dedicate 1-4 consecutive days of time to the orientation and training period prior to continuing to site specific training. This learning material provides new associates with the knowledge and skill to be successful within the role of a pharmacist or technician.
About Banner Thunderbird Medical Center Nonprofit Banner Thunderbird Medical Center opened its doors in 1983 and has been growing ever since to meet the health care needs of the communities it serves in northwest metropolitan Phoenix. Today, the 555-bed hospital - one of the largest hospitals in the state - is annually ranked as one of the top hospitals in the Phoenix metropolitan area by US News & World Report and enjoys a reputation as the preferred provider of care to children and adults in the area in consumer preference surveys. The tertiary care hospital provides everything from routine to advanced, specialized care to both adult and pediatric patients. Specialized services include cardiology, orthopedic surgery, pediatrics, neurosurgery, robotic surgery, stroke care and a wom
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