Pharmacy Technician III/Dispensary Assistant, Rouge Valley Health System - Toronto, ON. Pharmacy, Centenary Campus - Temporary Part-Time (Approximately 12 months) Pharmacy Technician III/Dispensary Assistant
Rouge Valley Health System - Toronto, ON
Centenary Campus - Temporary Part-Time (Approximately 12 months)
The best at what we do. Rouge Valley Health System is an innovative leader committed to delivering the best patient/family experience in its two hospital sites—Rouge Valley Centenary, and Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering. Focused on improving the health of our community, we are committed to learning, innovation and providing the best patient care experience for our patients and their families. Join our team as we meet the needs of our growing communities.
Rouge Valley's Lean approach to continuous improvement puts our patients first in everything we do. Through our Lean philosophy, Rouge Valley respects our staff's talents, skills and diversity and seeks to optimize value for patients. Help us lead transformation in health care. Our commitment to providing the best patient care and an effective workplace has resulted in many well-earned awards by our team of staff, physicians and volunteers: CBC's The Fifth Estate “A” rating, based on research by the Canadian Institute for Health Information and in 2013; Exemplary standing , the top rating from national hospital surveyors by Accreditation Canada.
Rouge Valley Health System has an in-patient pharmacy department at both Rouge Valley Centenary (RVC) and Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering (RVAP). Each provides a broad range of services, integrating the professional knowledge, experience and skills of our pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians. The departments provide drugs and drug therapy for the purpose of achieving positive therapeutic outcomes by identifying, solving and preventing drug related problems. Pharmacy staff play a vital role in optimizing the patient therapy as it relates to medication use. We provide support to healthcare professionals, actively participate on interdisciplinary teams and are committed to quality patient care and continued learning.
Reporting to the Manager of Pharmacy or Director of Pharmacy, the Pharmacy Technician III is responsible for the provision of assistance to the Pharmacists with such duties as unit-dose dispensing, compounding medications, issuing ward stock and narcotics, preparation of sterile products, recording and labelling supplies and stock, and other duties as assigned.
Graduate of a CCAPP accredited Pharmacy Technician Program
Certified Pharmacy Technician with Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP) or working towards PEBC evaluating exam by January 1, 2012 + the Bridging Education Program
Currently working towards becoming a regulated Pharmacy Technician, as per the OCP directives
The PEBC qualifying examination
The OCP Jurisprudence examination
Registration with OCP
Rouge Valley Technicians must complete registration with the Ontario College of Pharmacists by January 1, 2015;
Hospital experience with a computerized unit-dose distribution system and IV admixture service.
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Proven organizational skills in a fast paced environment.
Exposure to Lean principles, an understanding of methodologies and tools and a commitment to the use of these in support of providing the best healthcare experience possible to our patients
Demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to Rouge Valley's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff safety, patient safety, environmental safety and participates in regular in-service education in this area.
Demonstrates a commitment to customer service when dealing with patients, colleagues, volunteers and other members of the community and public.
Demonstrated pattern of good attendance -iccu(ID) 2014-2-27Pharmacy Technician III/Dispensary Assistant, Rouge Valley Health System - Toronto, ON. Pharmacy, Centenary Campus - Temporary Part-Time (Approximately 12 months)