Location Children’s of Alabama
Birmingham, AL Schedule 7 on/7 off Shift Evening shift Hours 3pm - 1am Job Details Job Summary
A Pharmacy Technician is responsible for responding to patient needs for medications and utilizing technical preparation skills to compound, manufacture; and assimilate the medications necessary for the operation of all pharmaceutical services at Children’s Hospital of Alabama. A Pharmacy Technician must be able to work efficiently and accurately while following diversified departmental policies and procedures while under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. This practice will be governed by the standards of institutional hospital pharmacy as stated by the Alabama State Board of Pharmacy.
A minimum of 2 years of college with emphasis on math courses and/or minimum of 2 years experience in a retail pharmacy or 1 year in a hospital pharmacy.
2 years experience in a retail pharmacy or 1 year in a hospital pharmacy.
Licensures, Certifications, and/or Registries
Alabama State Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration required A current certification by a national board accredited association, i.e. American Society of Health System Pharmacists must be obtained within one year of hire. 20 years or more of pharmacy technician experience at Children€™s of Alabama may be used in lieu of certification. Technicians who have previously obtained certification must maintain it.
About this company
We consider Children's of Alabama the best place to practice, to learn and to provide all levels of pediatric care. We are respected as a leader throughout the nation. In fact, Children's is the only facility in the state of Alabama dedicated solely to pediatrics and receives referrals not only from this state, but the entire Southeast. Every Children's of Alabama employee is integral in ensuring comprehensive care that focuses on the needs of our patients and their family. The mission of Children's of Alabama is to provide the finest pediatric health services to all children in an environment that fosters excellence in research and medical education. Children's of Alabama will be an advocate for all children and work to educate the public about issues affecting children's health and well-being. The vision of Children's of Alabama is a better childhood for all children. We envision a childhood where all children have access to healthcare, live in safe neighborhoods, grow up in economically-stable families and attend functional schools within communities that value each child as a unique human being. Children's of Alabama values Compassion, Commitment, Innovation, Trust and Teamwork.