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Certified Pharmacy Technician

Company:
One Pharmacy
Location:
Fountain Valley, CA
Posted:
July 22, 2021

Description:

Qualifications:

• Pharmacy Technician Certification (Required)

• PTCB Certification (Required)

• High school or equivalent (Preferred)

• Pharmacy Technician Experience: 2 years (Preferred)

• Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

• Vietnamese or Spanish (Preferred)

Description of Responsibilities: The Pharmacy Technician is responsible for assisting the Pharmacist with data entry, filling orders, and processing prior authorizations received by the pharmacy.

Reporting Relationship: Pharmacists

Work experience: 2 years of Pharmacy Technician work experience in community/retail pharmacy/specialty pharmacy

Preferred: Fluent in another language other than English, preferably in Vietnamese or Spanish.

Responsibilities of the Pharmacy Technician include the following:

• Represent the pharmacy in a professional and courteous manner in all interactions with patients.

• Dispense and package medications under the direction of the on-duty pharmacist.

• Ensure compliance with all licensure and federal, state, and local laws and regulations; observe the pharmacy’s policies on ‘’best practices’’.

• Assist in resolving patient concerns and complaints.

• Assume on-call responsibilities in accordance with pharmacy guidelines.

• Participate in surveys conducted by authorized inspection agencies.

• Participate in the pharmacy’s Performance Improvement program as requested by the Performance Improvement Coordinator.

• Participate in pharmacy committees when requested.

• Participate in in-service education programs provided by the pharmacy.

• Pursue continuing education programs appropriate to job responsibilities and certification requirements.

• Perform other duties as assigned by Pharmacist.

Additional Responsibilities with this position:

• Assist Pharmacist in gathering patient information and creating prior authorizations documentation for certain medications

• Assist in status follow up on insurances

• Perform other duties assigned by Pharmacist

The following functions require the professional judgment of a pharmacist and may not be performed by a pharmacy technician:

• Acceptance of verbal prescriptions.

• Certification of filled prescriptions.

• Weighing or measuring active drug ingredients without verification by a pharmacist.

• Reconstitution of prefabricated medication without verification by a pharmacist.

• Entry of orders into the computer system without verification by pharmacist.

Pay: $13.00 - $20.00 per hour

Schedule:

• Full-time

• 8 hour shift

• Monday through Friday

COVID-19 Considerations:

All employees and customers are required to wear a face mask.

Education:

• High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Experience:

• Pharmacy Technician Experience: 2 years (Preferred)

• Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

• Vietnamese or Spanish (Preferred)

License/Certification:

• Pharmacy Technician Certification (Required)

• PTCB Certification (Required)

Work Location:

• One location

Work Remotely:

• No

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