Pharmacy Technician ll

    • Job Tracking ID: 512609-699967
    • Job Location: Greenville, SC
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: October 29, 2019
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: November 18, 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