Pharmacy Technician ll

    • Job Tracking ID: 512609-663420
    • Job Location: Greenville County, SC
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 04, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: February 4, 2019
    • Position Type: Full-time
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Job Description:

  • Assist patients who are dropping off or picking up prescription orders
  • Create a profile of the patient’s demographic and insurance information in the computer or update the patient’s profile
  • Assist the pharmacist in providing effective, appropriate, and safe pharmacy service
  • Assist the pharmacist in preparing prescriptions; select drug or device, place meds in suitable container, appropriately label Rx container.
  • Accept written or electronic prescriptions
  • Receive and initiate verbal telephone orders
  • Conduct prescription transfers
  • Receive verbal request from patients for available refills
  • Perform initial interpretation of licensed practitioner prescription orders
  • At point of sale, verify that customer receives correct prescription(s)
  • Check in wholesale orders, place merchandise of shelves and verify all associated paperwork
  • Screen telephone calls for the pharmacist
  • Check for drug outdates: pull from shelf, adjust inventory: process return paperwork
  • Stock automatic dispensers (if applicable to location)
  • Return Rxs to stock according to pharmacy procedure
  • Communicate with prescribers and their agents to obtain refill authorization
  • Maintain knowledge of loss prevention techniques
  • Maintain orderly workflow for pharmacy staff
  • Maintain accurate cash register sales and records
  • Enter prescription orders into the computer
  • Communicate with insurance carriers to obtain payment for prescription claims
  • Assist the pharmacist with filling and labeling prescriptions
  • Prepare and maintain the pharmacy inventory
  • Compound oral solutions, ointments and creams
  • Maintain an awareness of developments in the community and pharmaceutical fields that relate to job responsibilities and integrate them into own practice
  • Assist in training new pharmacy employees
  • Assist other pharmacy technicians.

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Experience and Skills:

Education

  • Must have successfully completed High School or GED equivalent.
  • Must have National Pharmacy Technician Board Certification

Experience

  • Minimum 3 years pharmacy technician experience preferred.
  • Must be able to follow detailed verbal and written instructions.
  • Must be able to establish and maintain legible pharmacy records.
  • Must be able to gain the confidence and cooperation of patients and to work effectively with them and have the ability to respect confidentiality of patient data.
  • Must be capable of establishing and maintaining effective/productive working relationships with supervisor(s) and co-workers.
  • Must have computer skills
  • Understanding of medical terminology and calculations
  • Knowledge of medication brand and generic names
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical insurance and third party payment systems

Characteristics

  • Courteous, professional attitude
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in teams
  • Attention to detail

Benefits

New Horizon Family Health Services offers a robust and comprehensive benefit package to full time employees. These choices/options include:

Medical, Dental and Vision benefits

Suite of Voluntary Life Insurance, Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability

Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts

403 (b) Retirement Plan

Vacation and Sick Leave

Paid Holidays