Garnet Health (formerly Greater Hudson Valley Health System,) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Garnet Health Doctors, Garnet Health Foundation and Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.
Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills (Harris and Callicoon, NY) and Garnet Health Medical Center (Middletown, NY) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:
The Pharmacy Technician, under the direct supervision of the Pharmacy Manager or Registered Pharmacist, shall assist with routine pharmacy responsibilities. These include, preparing and distributing medications, maintaining inventory, preparing reports, managing automated systems, and maintaining records. They work only under the supervision of a Registered Pharmacist. They do not perform duties that legally can only be performed by a registered pharmacist.
Minimum Education: High school Diploma or equivalent is required. Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Minimum Experience: Demonstrated knowledge of mathematical skills that include ability to perform complex weight and measure calculations as well as ability to perform percentages, division operations, and decimal point manipulation. General data entry skills as well as excellent written and verbal skills are a must.
Required Certification/Registration: PTCB Certification, or Pharmacy Intern Permit
• Environmental Demands and Exposure to Hazards: Works in a clean, well- lighted, heated or ventilated facility. Some exposure to machinery, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals. Frequent contact with co-workers, other Medical Center employees as well as incidental contact with patients, visitors and physicians.
• Physical Demands: Demonstrates physical and functional ability to perform full anatomical range of motion to accomplish tasks. Evidence of visual and aural acuity and finger and hand dexterity to operate computer and office equipment. Can withstand long periods of sitting, standing and/or constant walking. Ability to carry objects and push and pull carts. Ability to lift 25lbs.