Job Description

Sr. Technician, Pharmacy - PRN

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), part of City of Hope, takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Position Overview:

The pharmacy technician under the supervision of a registered pharmacist is responsible for assisting in the preparation and distribution of patient medications. The pharmacy technician will assist in maintaining inventory and stock medications throughout the hospital, utilizing pharmacy inventory systems. The pharmacy technician will assist with daily required review of regulatory paperwork and maintaining patient billing records.

Essential Job Duties:

* Competent in aseptic compounding of sterile IV preparations in compliance with USP 797 and USP 800 guidelines, including but not limited to TPN, IV drips, and chemotherapy

* Procures and distributes medication orders per physician request, pharmacist request, or prearranged work assignment according to established policies, procedures, and protocols.

* Assists with maintaining adequate stock of medications and supplies according to established inventory control levels

* Assist with the management of the automated dispensing machines reporting for quality and regulatory measures.

* Assists with pharmacy workflow by streamlining phone calls to the appropriate staff member, and delivery of patient specific medications to departments throughout the facility.

* Participation in departmental and hospital quality assurance programs with an emphasis on patient safety, and regulatory compliance.

* Assists with regulatory required monthly unit inspections for all departments that stock medications

* Contributes to the effective operation of the department.


  • Previous hospital experience preferred.
  • Education High School Diploma or equivalent (e.g. GED certification)
  • Licensure Current Georgia Pharmacy Technician
  • License Certification National Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
  • Special Skills
    • Background in the admixing of sterile oncology preparations

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

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