Responsible for the purchasing and inventory functions within a pharmacy. Other responsibilities may include monitoring inventory levels to ensure accuracy, properly managing outdated prescriptions and recalls, meeting with sales representatives, stocking shelves, processing invoices, and physically performing inventory reconciliation. May be responsible for maintaining hospital systems related to pharmacy-purchased products.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Must demonstrate attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
Must have good negotiating and strong math skills.
Ability to work cooperatively with hospital and pharmacy staff required.
Must demonstrate ability to handle frequent interruptions and adapt to changes in workload and work schedule.
Must possess knowledge of purchasing and contracting policies, laws, and regulations.
Two to four years of pharmacy buyer or pharmacy tech experience required.
Pyxis experience with knowledge of Pyxis reports (i.e., optimization, load/unload, nursing narcotic access, etc.) required.
Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Certified Pharmacy Technician -- Texas State Board of Pharmacy required.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.