Merit Health Central
Location JACKSON, MS (Merit Health Central)
Department Pharmacy Services
Merit Health Central is a 319-bed health care facility offering a wide range of services provided in a safe, caring, environment. Core services include diagnostic and surgical cardiac services, obstetrics and women’s health, cancer care, emergency department with FastTrack, orthopedics, inpatient adult behavioral health services, neurosurgery and general surgical services. Merit Health Central is home to Mississippi’s first non-invasive stereotactic radiosurgery and only designated burn center and is one of the first hospitals in the nation to add a PET/CT.
Under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, compounds and dispenses medical prescriptions. May be expected to perform some clerical duties relating to the department. Receives and stores incoming supplies. Verifies stock and enters data in computer to maintain inventory records. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead the work of others. Typically reports to a manager or supervisor. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. High school diploma equivalent. Graduate of an accredited pharmacy technician program. 1-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. This position may be used to recruit for any shift, including for both day and night.