MedStar Pharmacy is committed to providing world-class, compassionate care to every patient, every time, at every touch point. All associates are accountable for their role in meeting patient experience standards.
Responsible for assisting the Bedside Delivery Technician with medication deliveries to discharge patients and MedStar employees. This position is not involved in the dispensing process and duties are limited to delivering medications, picking up hard copy prescriptions, and handling payment transactions. Responsibilities also include, maintaining the OTC area in the pharmacy, picking up McKesson orders from the inpatient pharmacy, delivering mail to the mail room, and restocking pharmacy supplies.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
6 months of established work history or volunteer experience.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Verbal and written communication skills and customer service skills.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Cleans and straightens OTC shelves while maintaining plan-o-gram displays.
Collects payment for prescriptions, secures appropriate signatures for medication deliveries, and complies with all 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 and receives ingoing and outgoing mail from the mail room.
Delivers prescriptions to MedStar employees throughout the hospital, or to inpatient for employee pickup.
Delivers prescriptions to patients' nurse or provider. Hands prescriptions to patient's nurse or provider in secure bag to be held in storage on the floor until patient is discharged.
Maintains the pickup bins in a neat and orderly fashion; files completed prescriptions alphabetically, combines bags of the same patients, and retrieves completed orders for pickup.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Picks up McKesson order from the inpatient pharmacy.
Restocks pharmacy supplies (vials, paper, labels, bags and bottles).
Retrieves hard copy prescriptions from around the hospital as requested, and brings them back to the pharmacy for processing.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.