Benzer Pharmacy, a rapidly growing retail pharmacy company, is seeking a Bedside Delivery Driver to provide seamless service and support to our loyal patients at our Bradenton, FL location. Come join a winning team!
Responsible for all pharmacy tasks relating to bedside delivery program, including: facilitating patient participation; acting as pharmacy liaison between patients and physicians, social workers, nurses, and inpatient/outpatient pharmacy staff; preparing prescriptions; and coordinating payment and deliveries to and from the facility (health system/ hospital).
This role requires a high school graduation or equivalent;
One to two years of retail, ambulatory care or hospital pharmacy technician experience is required.
Active pharmacy technician license or registration as required by the state
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Reliable source of transportation
Willing to drive periodically throughout daily shifts
Valid State Driver's License
Organizational skills and techniques
Displays strong leadership and problem solving skills
Sales experience preferred
PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board) certification
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Acts as support staff in the pharmacy when needed or when assigned or requested by management.
Communicates with patient regarding prescription cost/co-pays and their ability to pay. Collects payment for prescriptions; processes cash, check, credit card transactions; secures appropriate signatures; and, ensures compliance with HIPAA requirements.
Contributes to the achievement of established department goals and objectives and adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards, and safety standards. Complies with governmental and accreditation regulations.
Delivers prescriptions to patients room and shows medications to patient; offers and facilitates counseling by a pharmacist if requested; hands prescriptions to patients nurse in secure bag for storage on the floor until patient is discharged.
Identifies discharge patients, explains the benefits of the bedside delivery program, and encourages and facilitates participation. Works to eliminate any potential barriers to patient participation in bedside delivery program. Obtains insurance information and patient demographics.
Organizes bedside delivery prescriptions in designated area of the pharmacy in order of priority: retrieves labels from printer; arranges paperwork, labels, monographs, and bags; uses any appropriate notes and stamps; and, retrieves stock from the shelf. Prepares prescriptions for dispensing: counts; labels vials appropriately; and, prioritizes prescriptions based upon time of patient discharge.
Performs data entry of new prescriptions in pharmacy system, including demographics, insurance plans, and prescription information according to policy. Brings to the attention of a pharmacist any claims requiring overrides. Troubleshoots insurance claim rejects and follows up on problem prescriptions.
Performs other duties as assigned (including filing prescriptions, filling vials, ordering supplies, etc.).
Works directly with Social Workers, Nurses, Physicians and other Pharmacy staff to troubleshoot any issues requiring intervention including prior authorizations, clarifications, re-writes, and referrals to social work.
Works with all members of a patients healthcare team to secure prescriptions in advance of discharge, ensuring that prescriptions are either brought or sent to the pharmacy for filling.
Must submit to a Background Check and Drug Screen! *