The Med Security Pharmacy Tech III provides a lead role and coordination of activities for inspection of clinic medication storage, proper dating of medications, certification of clinic staff for storing controlled substances, and verification of all medication storage for Hospital-based and Primary Care clinics. This position is 90% coordination of medication storage and 5% audit of controlled substance compliance and 5% special projects assigned by supervisor.REQUIRED-Valid California Pharmacy Technician License.-Complete working knowledge of, and skill to apply, practices, principles and techniques of patient care related to area of expertise.-Must be able to prioritize workflow and complete job assignments in an independent manner.-Must be able to evaluate and recommend alternatives that enhance the areas' performance.-Must be able to stand for long periods of time which may include occasional, lifting, stooping and bending.-Working knowledge of entering detailed data into multiple computer systems including but not limited to, Electronic Medical Record, Veriform, automated dispensing units via keyboard or touch screen.-Must know metric system.-Must be able to perform pharmacy calculations.-Must know pharmacy terminology.-Must have working knowledge of accurate record keeping with attention to detail.-Must have basic knowledge of automated dispensing systems and controlled substance systems.-Must have written and oral communication skills to clearly and concisely provide information, explanations and instructions to, and to elicit information from others with varying levels of ability to understand, including individuals who are ill or distressed, or who may not speak English.-Must have problem-solving skills- to independently recognize and define a problem and identify the resources available to help solve the problem; create and implement viable solutions; and follow through to ensure the problem is resolved to the satisfaction of all parties.-Must have decision-making skills- to independently exercise delegated authority to take action, and to recognize when it is appropriate to seek assistance from others when limits of delegated authority have been reached.-Demonstrated safe driving record and ability to safely drive a University vehicle to clinic sites in the greater Sacramento area and surrounding communities.-Ability to recognize situations that exceed technician authority and ability and must be referred to a pharmacist for resolutionPREFERRED-California Pharmacy Technician Certification.-Knowledge of the Hospital, Department and University Policies and Procedures.-Ability to push a cart carrying 200 pounds.-Familiarity with hospital, HBC, PCN layout, names and location of patient care areasSPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
Internal Number: 054698
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.
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