About CPS

We're Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, the nation's largest pharmacy services provider for 600+ acute-care hospitals, long term acute-care, behavioral health systems, and specialty hospitals throughout the US and Puerto Rico. Since 1971 we've delivered pharmacy service value through financial, operational, clinical, therapeutic, and regulatory expertise. And we’re growing at a breathtaking rate. You'll discover, along with almost 2,000 other employees; that CPS is a company you’ll be proud to grow with.

Pharmacy Technician-Per Diem
Location IN-Gary
Department Methodist Hospital Northlake
Employment Duration PRNP
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Pharmacy Technician (PRN-as needed)
Methodist Hospital-Northlake, Gary, IN


As a per diem Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) Pharmacy Technician at Methodist Hospital Northlake in Gary, you will assist in various pharmacy activities, under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, and other duties not requiring the review of a pharmacist.  The majority of tasks and responsibilities are related to preparing, dispensing, and distributing medications.  Other duties include maintaining patient records, and setting up, packaging, and labeling of medication doses and billing.  You will perform job duties under minimal supervision within pharmacy standards, written procedures and guidelines, and state regulatory requirements. You will be responsible for the accurate completion of daily activities and the follow through of tasks to ensure completion.  This position does not have regularly scheduled hours, and provides coverage for open shifts as needed.  Must be available to provide coverage on day, evening and weekends.  Based upon business needs, you may be scheduled to work at the Southlake campus in Merrillville as well.

Qualifications:
•         Certified pharmacy technician with IN licensure
•         Recent work experience as a pharmacy technician (in a hospital setting preferred)
•         Effective verbal and written communication skills

About the facility: Methodist is a not-for-profit, community-based healthcare system.  Methodist has two full-service campuses just 14 miles apart.  Northlake is the urban campus in Gary while Southlake Campus in Merrillville is located near one of the Midwest’s busiest retail areas.  Combined campus bed capacity is 625 plus nurseries.  Midlake Campus is the outpatient facility in Gary, conveniently located between the Northlake and Southlake campuses.  With the latest in technology and outstanding services, this hospital system is the leading healthcare provider in the region.  Pharmacy management is outsourced to CPS. 

Benefits:  CPS per diem employees enjoy a competitive pay rate and eligibility for 401(k) retirement program with a company match.

About CPS: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation’s oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced admissions and lower costs.   Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics.  For more information, visit http://www.cpspharm.com.

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