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PRN Medication History Advocate - REMOTE

Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring:

Ascension Rx is hiring a Medication History Advocate to join the Virtual Care team!

Would you like the opportunity to help build the patient-centered approach,

enhancing the patient's medication experience?

PRN - Remote - Flexible Hours 12:30pm - 11pm CT - Rotating Shifts, 7 On - 7 Off

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.

* 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 team.
* 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.

What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

* Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) preferred.
* Pharmacy Tech credentialed from the National Healthcareer Association preferred.


* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

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 protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement:

This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.


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