Posted on: June 21, 2022
Pre-Pharmacy Technician - Summer 2022
Are you flexible, adaptable, and ready to enhance your school of
pharmacy studies while you develop and learn within the UCHealth
system? This is an opportunity to learn the future of ambulatory
care pharmacy services and grow with UCHealth throughout pharmacy
school. This position allows students who will be starting pharmacy
school as a P1 in Fall 2022 to begin working and training as a
technician during summer 2022. Upon successful completion of
training and job performance, the P1 pharmacy technicians will be
moved into pharmacy intern roles once they have obtained their
This unique role allows interns to work in our outpatient
pharmacies and with our pharmacy transitions of care team. Based on
individual performance, the successful intern will have the
opportunity to work closely with pharmacists to provide clinical
services in these areas.
Requirements of Applicants:
- Enrolled in school of pharmacy, to start P1 year in Fall 2022 -
please attach a Resume or CV that includes the name of the pharmacy
- Required Licensure/Certification: PHATP (Pharmacy Technician
Provisional) certification from State Board of Pharmacy. PHAT
(Pharmacy Technician) certification from State Board of Pharmacy
within 18 months of hire.
- Previous Pharmacy Technician experience preferred, but not
The job duties described here encompass what the intern will learn
over the course of their time here during pharmacy school. The job
duties for the summer of 2022 will focus on training and working in
these areas as pharmacy technicians.
Atrium Outpatient Pharmacy
- Coordinate the fulfillment and bedside delivery of discharge
prescriptions by collaborating with the patient, family members and
their healthcare team
- Conduct discharge medication counseling
- Participate in completing prior authorizations for discharge
medications and medication cost consults
- Work in our pharmacy call center to triage and resolve patient
- Administer immunizations (after immunization certification is
Pharmacy Transitions of Care
- Perform medication reconciliation on newly admitted patients in
order to reduce inpatient medication errors
- Address discharge medication barriers
- Assist with discharge medication reconciliation
- Conduct discharge medication counseling or counseling about the
patient's disease state
- Provide a list of the patient's discharge medications to their
- Participate in assigned education and training programs
- Complete administrative and clinical projects as requested
- During the school year, the intern should expect to work a
minimum of 12 hours/week throughout the year, including rotating
through weekend shifts (Saturday and Sunday) 1 in every 4 weekends.
During the summer, the technician/intern should expect to work full
time, rotating through evening and weekend shifts, though some time
off may be possible.
The pay range for this position is: $19.67 - $25.57 / hour. Pay is
dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
At UCHealth, we do things differently
We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of
every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the
extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest
and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the
commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients
and their families. We foster a true human connection and give
people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at
UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent,
integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for
individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is
ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is
easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can
find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth,
we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a
meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!
UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and
perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our
institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer,
UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on
valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in
any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be
discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed,
color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental
or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity,
transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth
does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a
disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act
and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an
undue hardship on the organization.
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