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Cornell Health is a fully accredited ambulatory care center with more than 200 employees, committed to providing integrated and culturally sensitive medical, mental health, health promotion and public health services for the diverse Cornell community. Cornell Health is nationally recognized for innovation and leadership in the development of integrated, cost-effective, and community-based services and campus health initiatives.
Cornell Health Pharmacy is a fully accredited retail pharmacy that welcomes all community members including; students, faculty, staff members and visitors. As part of the Medical Department at Cornell Health, we strive individually-focused care that is accessible for all members of our diverse community. We utilize a team approach to understand each person within the context of the Cornell community, seeking to understand how the health of each person impact the campus and how the campus impacts each person.
Cornell Health is seeking one full-time (39 hours per week) temporary Pharmacy Technician to join their team, as well as multiple per diem Pharmacy Technicians. Per diem Pharmacy Technicians are casual positions that will work on an as needed basis.
These positions will assist the pharmacist with functions as allowed by Title VIII, Article 137 of New York State Education Law, such as preparing and dispensing prescription medications. You will also work collaboratively in a fast-paced team oriented environment providing exemplary front line customer service. The position is responsible for financial transactions involving OTC items and prescriptions. Staff will be responsible for completing each transaction following New York State procedures in regards to prescription pick up, and will accept payment for items at time of service.
As a Pharmacy Technician, this position must be able to handle multiple tasks with competing deadlines, while paying close attention to details. Applicant must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment, while demonstrating a high level of initiative. This position also requires excellent communication and organizational skills. Cornell Health Pharmacy, by organizational necessity, requires collaborative and attitudinal skills that foster enthusiasm, professional and personal growth, cooperation, mutually respectful communication, flexibility, initiative and adaptability. Staff will be required to be adaptable and have flexibility with their daily work schedule due to our irregular business timetable. This flexibility will allow us to help each and every customer that visits and needs to use our pharmacy services.
This position is OSHA category BBP2, TB2. ERG. There is no visa sponsorship available for these positions.
6 months to 1 year of formal training beyond High School diploma
One year experience as a pharmacy assistant in the retail or clinical setting.
High degree of attention to detail, especially in drug accountability, medication accuracy and fiscal responsibility.
Sensitive to maintaining patient confidentiality and meeting HIPAA requirements.
6 months to 1 year of training in cashiering and/or payment at time of service transactions.
Flexible daily work schedule
Associate's degree with field of study I science, pharmacy technology or related area.
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
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