Pros: flexible scheduling, understanding coworkers, close to house
Cons: not enough tech help for the amount of volume, strict budget, long hours, weekends and nights
Typical day at work entails dispensing and verifying between 300-500 prescriptions daily. Also administer flu/Tdap/Pneumovax/Zostavax vaccinations to the public under protocol. Take prescription orders via fax, telephone, supervise technicians, provide customer service, consultations. In addition maintain inventory on sherves and make sure work flow – more... is efficient and productive at all times in the pharmacy.
What I learned: How to effectively multitask and work efficiently. How to maintain a pleasant attitude under pressure and be productive.
Hardest part of the job: Pleasing all customers at all times can be challenging but this job has taught me a tremendous amount of patience and endurance.
Most enjoyable part of the job; pleasant co-workers and working together as a team. Gratifying helping those in need of medical care – less