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Pharmacy Technician - Specialty Pharmacy Job

Full Job Title: Pharmacy Technician, Specialty Pharmacy

Job Number: 1703047

Location: Tampa, FL

Date Posted: 7-20-2017

Under the supervision of a specialty pharmacist, assists in accurately filling prescriptions, answering customer service calls, helping patients or doctors obtain prior authorizations and other general office duties.

Essential Functions:
  • Verifies script data entry accuracy.
  • Mixes pharmaceutical preparations, fills bottles with prescribed tablets and capsules, and prepare drug labels. Assists Pharmacist to prepare and dispense medication.
  • Answers/conducts inbound and outbound phone calls, identify medical issues and refer to pharmacists when necessary.
  • Receives and stores incoming supplies. Assists in stocking shelves.
  • Stocks reconciliation with inventory records.
  • Cleans equipment and sterilizes glassware according to prescribed methods.
  • Performs special projects as needed.
Additional Responsibilities:Candidate Education:
  • Required A High School or GED
  • Preferred Other Associate or Bachelor's degree
Candidate Experience:
  • Preferred 2 years of experience in pharmacy operations, managed care, hospitals and /or retail environments; experience in specialty or home infusion pharmacy is highly desirable but not required
Candidate Skills:
  • Advanced Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Intermediate Other Experience in the use of pharmaceutical references
  • Intermediate Other Experience in evaluating information from both oral and written sources, pharmaceutical references and report information to pharmacists
  • Intermediate Other Ability to identify clinical issues throughout all steps of prescription filling process and communicate to pharmacists
Licenses and Certifications:
A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
  • Required Other Registered Pharmacy Technician
Technical Skills:
  • Preferred Beginner Microsoft Word Ability to use Microsoft products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Preferred Beginner Microsoft Excel
  • Preferred Beginner Microsoft Outlook

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