Pharmacy Technician - Vivo (Rxlhh)

Northern Westchester Hospital New York , NY 10007

Posted 4 months ago

Job Description:

Assists in the preparation of medications. Assists in maintaining records andreports. Maintains sufficientinventories at workstations.
1.AssistsRegistered Pharmacist in the non-professional (non-judgmental) aspects of preparingand dispensing medication.

  • Fills, packages, labels and stocks medications.

  • Fills bottles or other package forms with measured amount of medication either manually or mechanically.

  • Labels containers of drugs according to department specification, either manually or mechanically.

  • Fills medication orders in outpatient area.

  • Responsible for extemporaneous medication packaging, as required.
    2.AssistsRegistered Pharmacist in maintaining a variety of records and reports.

  • Maintains records for medication in outpatient area.

  • Assists in the maintenance of statistics and records for all medication orders.

  • Enters orders into computer system.
    3.Maintainssufficient inventory at workstations in Pharmacy.

  • Transports required pharmacy material, as necessary.

  • Receives and maintains records of stock and inventory control.

  • Assists in material control by maintaining records and inventories.

  • Maintains placement of sufficient daily inventory of supplies.
    4.Operatespoint-of-sale cash register system according to department policies whileensuring positive customer experience.
    5.Interactswith customers and healthcare providers (or Pharmacy Benefit Managers) to help facilitate thefilling of prescriptions, handle/resolve rejections, and obtain priorauthorization which will expedite prescriptions into the workflow.
    6.Complieswith Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates and self-imposed manufacturerrestrictions on particular drugs, as applicable including Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS)programs and manufacturer limited distribution drug requirements.
    7.Performsrelated duties, as required.

  • ADAEssential Functions


  • HighSchool Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Graduate of a recognized Pharmacy Technician TrainingProgram orPTCB Certification (CPHT), required.

  • Minimumof two (2) years related experience as a Pharmacy Technician including retailpharmacy with a computerized system within the last three (3) years, required.

  • Abilityto learn computerized retail pharmacy system.

  • Strongcommunications skills, required.

  • Bilingual,preferred.

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