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:
A trained, supportive person who performs selected technical and non-technical functions, not requiring professional judgment, under the general direction of the Supervisor and under the immediate of a staff pharmacist.
Minimum Education: High School Diploma with courses in general biology, and/or general chemistry and basic math
Minimum Experience: One (1) year as a technician or other hospital position requiring knowledge of transcription of medication orders, and/or medical terminology and pharmacology, and pharmacy distribution systems may be substituted. Satisfactory completion of an approved technician training program or passage of one before the completion of the probationary period. Experience in a health care environment preferred. Familiarity with computers preferred. Knowledge of distribution systems relating to the movement of materials and people preferred.
Required Certification/Registration: NYS Registered Pharmacy Technician License.
Physical Requirements: Occasional bending, twisting, stooping, kneeling, and reaching is required. Requires long periods of standing or constant walking. Expressing or exchanging ideas by spoken word is required. Work week is variable.