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Company: CVS Health
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel


Job Description
As a Pharmacy Technician I – Sterile Compounding you will be working with cutting edge technology compounding specialized and complex therapies within the clean room environment. The Pharmacy Technician is essential to ensuring patients receive their medications in a timely manner. The Pharmacy Technician position is responsible for utilizing their clinical and IV/TPN knowledge alongside the pharmacist to provide specialty infusion services that will be delivered/ administered to patients in their homes.
As part of the Coram Sterile Compounding team you will utilize your clinical knowledge and provide our patients with the smooth service and delivery of their medication to their homes. Make a difference by bringing your personal touch and clinical experiences that will support our patient's one on one care.

Additional responsibilities of the Pharmacy Technician I - Sterile Compounding include:
- Preparation and compounding of sterile products
- Maintaining the pharmacy clean room suite to 797 requirements
- Documentation of IV admixture and clean room suite sterility testing
- Complete order entry and refills under the supervision of the pharmacist
- Inventory management and storage, complete appropriate documentation, such as labels, log sheets and reports
- Participate in on call rotation as indicated by staffing and business needs
- Have excellent written and verbal customer service skills and advanced computer skills in order to interact with key partners and patients
- Additional licensure may be required in multi-state service areas

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Required Qualifications
-Active CA Pharmacy Technician license required
-Minimum 1 year of related experience
-Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills

Must adhere to Regular Predicable Attendance.
Must demonstrated Verbal and written communication, basic Computer Skills (Word, Excel, Outlook). Must have the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, work Independently and within the clinical team to fill and ship accurate and timely orders.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands listed below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Constant standing and walking for duration of shift (8-10 hours)
- Constant and repeated lifting of 5-10 pounds for duration of shift
- Constant talking and hearing
- Constant use of hands and fingers, handle or feel objects with the ability to reach with hands and arms
- Required to wear protective clothing/equipment for duration of shift
- Cosmetics, perfume, jewelry strictly prohibited for duration of shift
- Specific vision abilities to include close vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus
- Occasional sitting, kneeling and stooping
- Occasional lifting up to 30-50 pounds during shift
Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics listed below are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Regular exposure to departmental machinery and moving machinery.
- Regular exposure to moderate noise levels.
- Occasional exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals.
- Potential exposure to fumes or airborne particles

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications:
One year of technician experience
Knowledge of:
- Medical Terminology utilized in a pharmacy
- Drug names and basic pharmacology knowledge
- Basic understanding of Pharmacy law

Verifiable High School diploma or GED is required.

Business Overview
At Coram, a CVS Health business, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.

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