Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician II in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician II (Pharmacy, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position, you will:

  • Distribution of Controlled Substance Inventory and Discrepancy Resolution:

  • Dedicate controlled substance medication distribution to patient care units with discrepancy resolution.

  • Medicate inventory control and discrepancy resolution of the Pharmacy Controlled Substance Safe.

  • Prepare and reconcile controlled substance Anesthesia packs.

  • Medicate inventory control for the OR Center Core / Anesthesia workroom.

  • Inventory Control and Preparation of IV and Oral Bulk Packaging:

  • Prepare IV packaging in accordance to policies Aseptic Preparation of Parenteral Products & Aseptic Preparation of Compounded Sterile Preparations and USP 797 Guidelines.

  • Daily prepare oral liquid syringe cart.

  • Medicate inventory control for IV and pack oral unit dose.

  • Bulk medicate packaging of barcode maintenance.

  • Medicate inventory control for Emergency Department pre-pack home use medications.

  • Aseptic Preparation of Compounded Sterile Preparations:

  • Prepare IV packaging in accordance to policies Aseptic Preparation of Parenteral Products & Aseptic Preparation of Compounded Sterile Preparations and USP 797 Guidelines.

  • Daily prepare sterile injectable medication cart, large and small volume infusions.

  • Daily prepare sterile injectable chemotherapeutic medications.

  • Daily prepare sterile injectable nutrition infusions.

  • Complete initial and annual Competency Plan for assigned job and department.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Licensed as a Pharmacy Technician by the State of Alaska

  • 2 years pharmacy technician in a hospital environment

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • IV experience

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 258648

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