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Outpatient Pharmacy Technician - Float in Marinette, WI at Bay Area Medical Center

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Location:  Bay Area Medical Center
Requisition Number:  2088
# of Openings:  1
Title:  Outpatient Pharmacy Technician - Float
Department:  7361 - Retail Pharmacy
Position Type:  Per Diem
Shift:  1 – Days
Hours:  0830-1700
FTE:  0.1 (As needed position)
40 hr. waiver required:  No
Is call required:  No
Weekend Rotation:  None
Removed Internally:  1/8/18

TITLE:             Float Outpatient Pharmacy/ Stephenson Pharmacy Technician


Department:   Outpatient Pharmacy/Stephenson

Reports to:     Director of Pharmacy

Supervises:    No One


Job Summaries:

 The candidate will float between the Stephenson pharmacy setting (Stephenson,MI) and the outpatient retail setting (Marinette, WI). Hours will vary between the two settings as assigned by the director of pharmacy. Duties will generally be consistent between the two settings. Performs routine technician jobs on a daily basis including electronic drug ordering and restocking, assisting the pharmacists in the prescription filling process, assisting the customer with nonprescription medication needs, performing the check out process. Know the technician duties in each of the two settings.

Essential Functions:

1 .  Retail pharmacy experience preferred. Proficiency on retail pharmacy computer system and hospital pharmacy computer system required (or capability to learn in a short timeframe).

2. Responsible for basic technician duties in both pharmacy settings.

3. Responsible for pharmaceutical stock and the re-ordering process as required in both the Retail and Stephenson pharmacies.

4. Experience with pharmacy third party insurance is essential (or can be learned in a short timeframe).

5. Knowledge of retail pharmacy prescription procedure and laws is preferred (or can be learned in a short timeframe).

Additional Responsibilities:

Assists the Retail pharmacists, the retail technicians and the director of pharmacy in the performance of their duties.

Qualifications:

Previous Retail Pharmacy and Inpatient pharmacy technician experience required. Experience with McKesson EnterpriseRx retail computer system or similar retail computer system preferred. Experience with 3rd party pharmacy insurance payors and understanding of on-line prescription claims adjudication preferred. High school diploma, ability to perform basic mathematical calculations involving fractions and decimals, ability to follow written and oral instructions, the ability to complete work assignments within a given timeframe, the ability to work closely with others as well as independently, and the ability to possess good people skills with regards to interacting with the public.  The ability to work as a technician in two different pharmacy areas. The Stephenson pharmacy (Stephenson, MI) setting and the outpatient retail setting (Marinette, WI).

Working Conditions:

Mostly standing, some walking, lifting and pushing. Some exposure to patient elements.