Pharmacy Technician

Alaska Native Trible Health Consortium


The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium is a non-profit Tribal health organization designed to meet the unique health needs of Alaska Native and American Indian people living in Alaska. In partnership with the more than 171,000 Alaska Native and American Indian people that we serve and the Tribal health organizations of the Alaska Tribal Health System, ANTHC provides world-class health services, which include comprehensive medical services at the Alaska Native Medical Center, wellness programs, disease research and prevention, rural provider training and rural water and sanitation systems construction. 

ANTHC is the largest, most comprehensive Tribal health organization in the United States, and Alaska’s second-largest health employer with more than 3,100 employees offering an array of health services to people around the nation’s largest state. 

Our vision: Alaska Native people are the healthiest people in the world.

ANTHC offers a competitive and comprehensive Benefits Package for all Benefit Eligible Employees, which includes:

-  Medical Insurance provided through the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program as a Tribal Employee, with over 20 plans and tiers.

-  Cost-Share Dental and Vision Insurances
-  Discounted Pet Insurance
-  Retirement Contributions with Pre-Tax or Roth options into a 403(b).
-  Retirement Match and Discretionary. ANTHC matches up to 5%, with a 3% discretionary contribution after one year of employment into a 401(a).
-  Paid Time Off starts immediately, earning up to 6 hours per pay period, with paid time off accruals increasing based on years of service.
-  Twelve Paid Holidays
-  Paid Parental Leave or miscarriage/stillbirth eligibility after six months of employment
-  Basic Short/Long Term Disability premiums, Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance, and Basic Life Insurance are covered 100% by ANTHC, with additional options for Short-Term Disability Buy-Up -  Coverage and Voluntary Life for yourself and your family members.
-  Flexible Spending Accounts for Healthcare and Dependent Care.
-  Ancillary Cash Benefits for accident, hospital indemnity, and critical illness.
-  On-Site Child Care Facility with expert-designed classrooms for early child development and preschool.
-  Employee Assistance Program with support for grief, financial counseling, mental/emotional health, and discounted legal advice.
-  Tuition Discounts for you and your eligible dependents at Alaska Pacific University.
-  On-Site Training Courses and Professional Development Opportunities.
-  License and certification reimbursements and occupational insurance for medical staff.
-  Gym Access to Alaska Pacific University includes a salt water pool, rock climbing, workout gym, and steep discounts for outdoor equipment rentals.
-  Emergency Travel Assistance
-  Education Assistance or Education leave eligibility
-  Discount program for travel, gym memberships, amusement parks, and more.

KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS: 

Visit us online at www.anthc.org or contact Recruitment directly at HRRecruiting@anthc.org.

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium has a hiring preference for qualified Alaska Native and American Indian applicants pursuant to P.L. 93-638 Indian Self Determination Act.

Summary:

Under close supervision of a licensed pharmacist, performs technical duties related to pharmaceutical care in an accurate and timely manner.

Responsibilities:

-  Repackages and distributes prescriptions; performs compounding of IV, topical and oral medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist in an accurate and timely manner.

-  Documents patient and procedural information.

-  Follows proper billing procedures.

-  Restocks bays and all other work areas with medications.

-  Performs inventory checks.

-  Orders medications and supplies.

-  Performs data entry.

-  Follows proper drug and chemical storage procedures according to department guidelines.

-  Maintains and cleans pharmaceutical equipment.

- Receives and triages phone calls from patients and healthcare providers.

-  Provides backup front desk customer service.

-  Adheres to the regulatory and practice standards of pharmaceutical care. 

-  Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Other information:

All

-  Knowledge of pharmaceutical equipment and instruments.

-  Knowledge of the regulations and practice standards of pharmaceutical care.

-  Knowledge of drug names, drug strengths, and dosage forms.

-  Knowledge of applicable computer system software programs.

-  Skill in using pharmaceutical equipment and instruments.

-  Skill in critical thinking in the performance of pharmaceutical care activities.

-  Skill in establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with others.

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION QUALIFICATION

A high school diploma or GED equivalent.

 

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATION

Pharmacy Technician I

Non-supervisory - None

 

Pharmacy Technician II

Non-supervisory - One (1) year professional experience at Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC) Pharmacy or related experience.

 

Pharmacy Technician III

Non-supervisory – Three (3) years professional experience at Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC) Pharmacy or related experience.

 

Pharmacy Technician IV

Non-supervisory – Five (5) years professional experience at Alaska Native Medical Center (ANMC) Pharmacy or related experience

 

MINIMUM CERTIFICATION QUALIFICATION

Pharmacy Technician I

Must possess a current State of Alaska Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern license.

 

Pharmacy Technician II

Must possess a current State of Alaska Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern license.

Staff holding Pharmacy Technician license requires Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification within one year of employment (with prior approval from Pharmacy Manager, PTCB certification may be extended beyond 1 year of employment if actively enrolled in a Pharmacy Technician Apprenticeship Program or pharmacy technician training course).

Staff holding Pharmacy Intern license - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification not required if actively enrolled in an accredited pharmacy school (adherence to education requirement will be monitored by ANMC Pharmacy Manager).

 

Pharmacy Technician III & IV

Must possess a current State of Alaska Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Intern License.

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification.

 

PREFERRED EDUCATION QUALIFICATION

N/A

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATION

Pharmacy Technician I: Pharmacy or related experience.

Anchorage, AK

2 day(s) ago

Tribal Affiliation(s)
Any Affiliation