Location : Alternating Between Custom Care Pharmacy Milton, PA and Sunbury, PA locations
Job Type : Full Time Career Level : Entry Level Education : High School or equivalent Category : Medical/Health Job Description : Pharmacy Technician
SUMMARY OF JOB
Assists Pharmacist in charge with serving customers promptly, efficiently, and cheerfully to assure total customer satisfaction, build sales and generate profits.
None, this is an entry-level position in the Pharmacy.
1.Works with the Pharmacists on controlling inventories. Helps keep pharmacy well supplied and stocked. May order, receive and check in wholesaler orders. Logs invoices on pharmacy inventory log and takes invoices to store receiving clerk. Stocks pharmacy shelves with medications (including OTC’s) as shipments arrive. Removes medications that are outdated or have been recalled, processes paperwork for returns to the manufacturer or may also transfer certain medications to other pharmacies.
2.Answers telephone, helps with customer questions that do not require a pharmacist’s expertise, receives refill requests over the phone, works the pharmacy counter, helps patients find over-the-counter items. Receives written prescriptions from customers, may obtain customer demographic and health information, retrieves and records information required before prescriptions can be dispensed, provides price quotes to customers. Rings customer purchases in the register.
3.Enters required data into the computer. Processes new and refill prescriptions through the computer. Prints prescription labels and puts on vials.
4.Assists pharmacist by retrieving medications from the shelves for dispensing. Prepares medications for the pharmacist to check by counting or pouring medications. After the pharmacist checks the prescription, the technician returns the medications to their proper place, places the completed prescriptions into bags, then takes these to the customer pick-up area. Scans prescription into HIPAA computer, helps customer with electronic signature capture.
5.Helps pharmacist with weekly paperwork. Prepares manual insurance claims, files written prescription forms after the prescriptions are dispersed.
6.Performs minor housekeeping duties in the pharmacy as needed.
7.May also be asked to carry out specific assignments or projects as required by the pharmacist-in-charge.
8. Deliver prescriptions in the company car to customers in service area.
Job Requirements :
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High School diploma and/or general education degree (GED).
Drivers license to deliver prescriptions in comany car. (Applicant cannot have a DUI in the past 5 years)
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with customers in person and on the telephone. Must have good working knowledge of computers.
Lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs.
Bending, reaching and grasping
Operating equipment such as computer, register, etc.
Standing for long periods, some walking
Some tolerance for stress
Communication (both verbal and written)
Sight or peripheral vision
Works in general store environment where there is limited physical discomfort due to temperature, noise, etc. Works in small enclosed area.
Resumes can be sent to corporate location:
Mail: Custom Care Pharmacy, 57 S. Front St., Milton, PA 17847
or Email as listed