Pharmacy Messenger, PIH Health Downey, Full Time, Variable Shift
Location: Downey, California
Internal Number: 16083
PIH Health is a nonprofit, regional healthcare network that serves approximately 3 million residents in the Los Angeles County, Orange County and San Gabriel Valley region. The fully integrated network is comprised of PIH Health Hospital - Whittier, PIH Health Hospital - Downey and PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital, 27 outpatient medical locations, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer, women’s health, urgent care and emergency services. The organization is recognized by Watson Health as one of the nation’s Top Hospitals, and College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) as one of the nation’s top hospital systems for best practices, cutting-edge advancements, quality of care and healthcare technology. PIH Health is certified as a Great Place to Work TM. For more information, visit PIHHealth.org or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
The Pharmacy Messenger shall perform non-judgmental aspects of transferring and delivering medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. He/she shall complete projects assigned by the Pharmacy Technician Manager, Pharmacy Technician Supervisor or Director of Pharmacy in a timely manner. He/she shall maintain an ethical, professional behavior that ensures efficient, accurate, timely distribution and control of medications dispensed through the hospital. He/she shall reflect and maintain a good attitude representing the pharmacy department as well as the entire hospital.
Possess a proficient level of computer, verbal/written communications, and ability to prioritize is required. Able to effectively read, write, and speak English fluently. Able-bodied to transport medications throughout all patient care areas on a recurrent and periodic schedule.
Ability to work independently and follow-through on assignments with minimal supervision
Proficient level of computer and verbal/written skills to communicate clearly and effectively with pharmacist, physicians and other allied health professionals.
Ability to transport medications and deliver floor stock through all patient care areas on a recurrent and periodic schedule.
Previous experience as a Pharmacy Messenger.
Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce. EOE M/F/D/V