ElderScript, a closed door long term care pharmacy, seeks an experienced Pharmacy Order Entry Technician for our pharmacy service center located in Tupelo, MS. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:
**Enter prescription orders into pharmacy software for filling
**Fill prescriptions according to quality standards, productivity guidelines and State Board of Pharmacy Regulations
**Enter prescription orders using an imaged prescription
**Verify all information is complete on the prescription
**Communicate with skilled nursing facilities to clarify orders
**Send incomplete, unclear, or rejected prescriptions to appropriate nursing facility/department for resolution
**Update patient profile with all the necessary information from the prescription
**Ensure that patient allergies, therapies, and current medication are updated regularly in patient profile history
**Assist with finding lost or missed orders on request
**Log order status and delivery
**Resolve rejected insurance claims
**Provide support for other pharmacy groups as needed
**Address customer issues and inquiries as required
**Must be a licensed Pharmacy Technician in Mississippi
Physical and Sensory Requirements
(With or without the aid of mechanical devices) Must be able to move intermittently throughout the workday Must be able to see and hear or use prosthetic that will enable these senses to function adequately to ensure that the requirements of this position can be fully met Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner Must function independently, and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with others Must be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of 5 pounds to a minimum height of 5 feet and be able to push, pull, move, and/or carry such weight a minimum of 5 feet Sitting: 5-7 hours per 8-hour work shift. Alternates frequently to standing or walking Standing: 1 hour or less per 8-hour work shift. Alternates frequently to sitting walking Walking: 1 hour or less per 8-hour work shift. Alternates frequently to standing and sitting
Lifting: 1-5 lbs. Continuously 6 - 10 lbs. Occasionally 11-20 lbs. Rarely 21-35 lbs. Rarely 36-50 lbs. Never >50 lbs. Never Carrying: 1-5 lbs. Continuously 6-10 lbs. Occasionally 11-20 lbs. Rarely 21-35 lbs. Rarely Driving: Rarely Pushing: Occasionally Bending: Occasionally Squatting: Rarely Kneeling: Rarely Crawling: Rarely Climbing: Rarely Reaching: Continuously Grasping: Continuously Fine Manipulation: Continuously
(Frequency: Never=0%; Rarely=1-10%; Occasionally=11=33%; Frequently = 34-66%; Continuously = 67%+
ElderScript is a regional closed-door pharmacy servicing skilled nursing facilities in the states of Tennessee, Mississippi and West Virginia. Our pharmacy services both Vanguard nursing homes, as well as non-affiliated contracts with nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
We offer a competitive salary and full benefits.
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.