Under general supervision of Pharmacist and according to precise procedures, assists Pharmacists in filling prescriptions by interpreting, preparing, and distributing medications. Fills medication orders with appropriate medications (for review and approval by a Registered Pharmacist). Transcribes and enters physicians’ orders into the computer, enters charges, and performs associated duties.
Participates with the pharmacist and Coordinator – Product Support in monitoring and maintaining drug inventories and preparing orders for drugs and related supplies. Handle a fast paced environment and have great interpersonal relationships with the customers.
A High School Diploma is required.
Successful completion of an approved/accredited Pharmacy technician training program.
Valid State of Illinois Pharmacy Technician license is required.
Previous experience in a hospital or retail pharmacy for a minimum of 3 years is required.
Must have basic typing skills. A working knowledge of the names of medication and the ability to perform common pharmaceutical calculations is required.
Must have flexible schedule to work different shifts.
* experience with NRx and QS1 software preferred***