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Pharmacy Validation Technician

Job ID: 13307
Facility: Moses Cone Hospital
City: Greensboro

Date Posted: 2020-04-17 06:07:33 UTC
2020-03-27 06:19:39 UTC

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Job Description

LOCATION: Moses Cone Hospital, MHC - Pharmacy
CITY: Greensboro

Exempt: No | FTE: 1.0 (40 hours/week) | Schedule: Monday - Friday; second shift | On Call: NO


This position is accountable to work under the supervision of a registered pharmacist and assist in the various activities of the pharmacy department in order to provide quality patient care in a designated setting. Candidates have the ability to foster a top-tier employee engagement culture throughout Cone Health. This role requires advanced leadership qualities given their additional responsibility, competency assessment, and project assignments that go beyond the certified technician role.
A validating technician is permitted to validate only the following functions of other registered pharmacy technicians in filling floor stock and unit dose distribution systems for inpatients in the hospital.

(A) stocking of patient care unit medication inventories;
(B) stocking of ancillary drug cabinet inventories;
(C) stocking of automated dispensing or drug supply devices;
(D) stocking of emergency kits; and
(E) prepackaging of prescription drugs within the Hospital pharmacy.
With respect to compounded or admixed prescription drugs (whether sterile or non-sterile), a validating technician may validate the filling of floor stock and unit dose distribution systems only after a pharmacist has verified that the compounded or admixed prescription drugs have been prepared correctly.

Associates, Required in Pharmacy Technology
Bachelors, Preferred in business, biology, chemistry, math or closely related field
Required: Validating Technician shall be a pharmacy technician who holds one of the following:
(A) an associate's degree in pharmacy technology conferred by either an institution within the North Carolina Community College System; or
(B) an associate's degree in pharmacy technology conferred by an institution accredited by one of the regional accrediting agencies recognized by the United States Department of Education; or
(C) an associate's degree in pharmacy technology conferred by a program accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists
Preferred: Bachelor's degree from an approved college or university in business, biology, chemistry, math, or closely related field.


Required: Graduation from a properly credentialed associate's degree program with associated intern hours

Preferred: Two (2) years of professional experience in progressively advanced technician roles and project leadership roles in healthcare or equivalent advanced education.


CPHT | CPhT Certified Pharmacy Tech
RXTECH | Registered Pharmacy Tech
1. Pharmacy technician certification through PTCB prior to hire.
2. Registered with the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of hire.

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