Medication History Advocate
Posted on: October 14, 2021
We Are Hiring:
is looking for a Medication History Advocate to join their Pharmacy
Days/ Evenings/ Weekends | 4 Days/ 10hr. Shifts
What You Will Do:
Obtain and document through the electronic
medical record (EMR) both timely and accurate medication histories
for patients using multiple data sources.
What You Will Need:
- Interview patients, caregivers, or providers to obtain the most
accurate medication history based on patient-specific factors (eg ,
illness, cognition, literacy).
- Accurately use and communicate with external resources to
obtain pertinent information.
- Document medication history in the EMR.
- Provide appropriate escalation and appropriate handoffs with
complex or incomplete medication histories.
- Effectively communicate with other members of the health care
- Maintain knowledge regarding new medications and dosage forms
that may be used in an outpatient/ambulatory setting.
- Monitor multiple patient queues from facilities or EMRs.
Licensure / Certification /
- Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Pharmacy Technician
Certification Board (PTCB) preferred.
- Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the National Healthcare
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
Technician License highly preferred.
History Certification or obtained within 1 year of
- 1-2 years of
retail/ outpatient pharmacy experience preferred.
written and oral communication skills.
Why Join Our Team:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of
over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission
of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to
all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career
coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and
tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path.
In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension is an equal opportunity
employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and
applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national
origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally
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