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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medication History Specialist in Las Vegas, Nevada

Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in ourPharmacy department. Submit your application today!

We are seeking aMedication History Specialist for our center to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase programand student loan repayment programs. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The medication history pharmacy technician specialist performs medication histories for new hospital admission. Under general supervision of the clinical pharmacist, provide complete and accurate information for each medication, e.g., drug name, dose, route, frequency, indication, and date/time last dose was taken. Utilizes available resources for medication history collection including but not limited to: patient/family interview, medication lists, outside facility medication administration records, outpatient pharmacy records, and physician office records. Verifies/updates patient allergy, adverse drug reaction, preferred pharmacy and primary care physician information in the electronic medical record. Documents medication histories completed in the electronic health record, sending to the pharmacist for cosignature in an accurate and timely manner. Documents medication histories in CPW/VigiLanz in an accurate and timely manner. Assists the medication reconciliation pharmacist by ensuring patients identified for discharge counseling and medication reconciliation have a pharmacy services completed medication history. Prepares education materials for the medication reconciliation pharmacist as necessary. Schedule may vary according to the needs of the facility/department and may include weekend, evening shift, holiday, on-call, and additional hours.

Serving the community for nearly 60 years,Sunrise Hospital & Medical Centerboasts 690 beds and provides Las Vegas and the Southwest region with high quality, advanced healthcare services. Sunrise Hospital is the largest acute care facility in Nevada. Sharing the same campus as Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Nevada’s largest most comprehensive children’s hospital. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center has been selected the Consumer Choice Award recipient for 15 consecutive years and earned the American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

EDUCATION:

  • High School Graduate or GED

EXPERIENCE:

  • > 2 years' previous retail pharmacy experience
  • > 1 year previous inpatient pharmacy experience

LICENSURE:

  • Maintains current pharmacy technician registration or phramcy intern license
  • Certification as a PHarmacy Technician for registered pharamcy technicians

Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech

Title: Medication History Specialist

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01541-20558

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