LTC Pharmacy Filling Tech

  • Forum Extended Care Services
  • 4201 West Victoria Street
  • Posted: Nov 30, 2018
Allied Health

Job Description

Forum Extended Care Services is a fast-paced, independent institutional pharmacy providing unmatched dispensing and consulting services to long-term care communities in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. We are currently seeking bright, resourceful candidates to join our team of 180+ dedicated professionals in a state-of-the-art, innovative environment. Celebrating our 50th anniversary, we have a customer-oriented, high-performance culture that emphasizes quality improvement, idea sharing, and goal attainment to ensure the highest quality of care for our patients.:

Position Overview:

* This position assists Registered Pharmacists in providing services related to the preparation and dispensing of drugs and other pharmaceutical supplies residents in long-term care facilities.
Reports To:

* Lead Technician
* Operations Manager, LTC Pharmacy
Functions:

* Process, package, and dispense physician orders for medications, DME, and other medical supplies to residents in long-term care facilities under the supervision of a Pharmacist.
* Comply with all applicable company policies, procedures, and patient protocols.
* Comply with all current government regulations and professional standards respecting patient care.
* Participate in educational and professional programs and/or review professional literature on an ongoing basis to maintain knowledge and competency in current and developing techniques, professional standards, and the services offered by the pharmacy.
* Assist in resolving facility/patient problems under emergency conditions.
* Develop technical knowledge of the products/services provided by the pharmacy and be able to provide information of same to others upon request.
* Be able to operate and properly maintain pharmacy equipment as it relates to job duties.
* Assist with implementation of quality improvement program to meet company and accreditation standards.
* Other duties as directed
Requirements:

* Current unencumbered license as a Pharmacy Technician in the state of Illinois.
* High School diploma or graduate equivalent degree. College preferred.
* Experience in clinical pharmacy or Home Health industry preferred or equivalent.
* Effective verbal and written communication skills.
* Perform basic math functions.
* Knowledge of medication brand and generic names.
* Knowledge of medical terminology.
* Sitting, standing, walking; at desk, in office throughout facility and pharmacy.
* Operation of office machinery and Pharmacy equipment.
* Occasionally lift/move items up to 40 pounds.
Perform other related duties as assigned.


Forum Extended Care Services is a fast-paced, independent institutional pharmacy providing unmatched dispensing and consulting services to long-term care communities in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. We are currently seeking bright, resourceful candidates to join our team of 165+ dedicated professionals in a state-of-the-art, innovative environment.


In business for more than 40 years, we have a customer-oriented, high-performance culture that emphasizes quality improvement, idea sharing, and goal attainment to ensure the highest quality of care for our patients.

1 - 2nd Shift | 3pm-11:30pm | Rotating Weekends Holidays.

1 - Casual | 2nd Shift Casual |Hours Are Not Guaranteed

Must Be Licensed | Must Be Certified (Or Grandfathered In):

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