Family Health Centers of Southwest Florida is seeking a Pharmacy Technician to
join our pharmacy operations at our Downtown Fort Myers location!
We are looking for candidates who exemplify our Core Values of Honesty, Respect,
Teamwork, Professionalism, Confidentiality, and Quality of Care.
Begin your new career today!
The successful candidate MUST be a Certified Pharmacy Technician in the state of
Florida and MUST have one year of pharmacy work experience, pharmaceutical
training and working knowledge of weights and measures.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists in most aspects of filling prescriptions. Provides primary assistance
in the counting and pouring of pharmaceuticals using both apothecary and metric
weights and measures. Reconstitution of pediatric solutions and suspensions,
selection of appropriate container and application of label. This is performed
under proper supervision of pharmacists.
Assist patients who are dropping off or picking up prescription orders
including phone orders. Uses the computer and appropriate software in processing
prescriptions. Must be able to use problem solving abilities when issues are
encountered during prescription processing.
Assists in maintaining a complete and up to date patient profile including
name, address, chart, allergy information, insurance status and any additional
information, as needed.
Responsible for maintaining an adequate inventory of supplies required for
daily processing such as plastic containers, bottles, labels and bags.
Assist the pharmacist, under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy,
in accordance with local, state, federal, and company regulations
At point of pick up, verify that customer receives correct prescription(s).
Assist other pharmacy technicians.
Maintain knowledge of loss prevention techniques
Screen telephone calls for the pharmacist
Communicate with prescribers and their agents to obtain refill authorization
Communicate with insurance carriers to obtain payment for prescription claims
Maintain proper Vaccines For Children (VFC) inventories and proper storage
according to manufactures and VFC guidelines.
Complete weekly distribution center medication orders, place orders on
shelves, and verify all associated paperwork
Assist the pharmacist with filling and labeling prescriptions
Responsible for maintaining proper pharmacy medication inventory
Maintain an awareness of developments in the community and pharmaceutical
fields that relate to job responsibilities and integrate them into practice
Assist pharmacist in maintaining workflow
Responsible for general housekeeping and rotating stock, checking for
expiration dates on a monthly basis.
Maintains current Florida pharmacy technician registration and certification.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma, GED or equivalent training and experience.
One year of experience in customer relations.
Registered and certified technician in the state of Florida
Bilingual skills, Spanish/English preferred.
Family Health Centers of SWFL is dedicated to being a role model for our
community. We are a DRUG / ALCOHOL / NICOTINE FREE Workplace. WE DO NOT HIRE
DRUG OR NICOTINE USERS.
Family Health Centers Of Southwest Florida