Pharmacy Technician

Comprehensive Pharmacy Services

Chicago, IL, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 01/08/2021
  • Website: cpspharm.com
  • Company Address: , Memphis, TN

About Comprehensive Pharmacy Services

Comprehensive Pharmacy Services was founded nearly 50 years ago to help hospital and health system pharmacies excel. Our flexible and innovative programs and services support hospital and health system pharmacists across the continuum of care. We help our clients realize undiscovered savings while improving patient safety and quality of care.

Job Description

Hours: This position is scheduled to work 40 hours per week, primarily 8 hour day shifts, starting at 6am, 6:30a or 7a, and includes in an every other weekend rotation.  This position also provides coverage for the 2:30p shift, as business needs arise.

As a full time Pharmacy Technician with Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, you’ll assist in various pharmacy activities, under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, and other duties not requiring the review of a pharmacist.  The majority of tasks and responsibilities are related to preparing, dispensing, and distributing medications.  Other duties include maintaining patient records, and setting up, packaging, and labeling of medication doses and billing.  You will perform job duties under minimal supervision within pharmacy standards, written procedures and guidelines, and state regulatory requirements. You will be responsible for the accurate completion of daily activities and the follow through of tasks to ensure completion. 

Required Qualifications:

  • IL pharmacy technician license & PTCB both are required
  • 1 year of recent Pharmacy Technician experience in an inpatient hospital setting required
  • IV certification and experience with chemo is required
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

About the Facility: Located in downtown Chicago near public transportation and freeways, Mercy is known for a number of distinguished programs including cardiology, labor and delivery, urology, and diabetes. The Mercy inpatient pharmacy is open 24/7 and is a stand-alone pharmacy with a hybrid centralized/decentralized staffing model and is supported by centralized and decentralized automation products. Management of the pharmacy is outsourced to CPS.

Benefits: All CPS employees enjoy a competitive salary and are eligible to participate in the 401(k) savings plan with a match.  Full Time employees are also eligible for a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance / Paid Time Off (PTO) Program / Company Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability / Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance / Medical Flex and Dependent Care Accounts and more.

About CPS:  Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, LLC is one of the nation’s largest providers of pharmacy services to more than 800 hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. CPS helps clients tackle a variety of complex issues, such as operational efficiency, rising drug costs, regulatory & compliance, 340B, and specialty pharmacy strategy. CPS helps healthcare leaders drive best in class pharmacy operations through skill, expertise and proprietary technologies. For more information, visit https://www.cpspharm.com/.

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