Provides direct support and assistance to pharmacists in the dispensing of pharmaceuticals to the student population of the Ohio State University. Provides customer service for drop-off and pick-up of prescriptions and maintains an orderly flow at the front counter and point-of-sale (PSE) terminal; complies will all PSE guidelines for the sale of pseudoephedrine; operates pharmacy computer to enter customer and insurance information; maintains medication profiles; under the direct supervision of a pharmacist, enters prescriptions, assembles them by counting, pouring, and labeling medication; alerts customers to drug interactions; assists in inventory control and helps maintain pharmacy in an orderly state; assists with prior authorization processes; provides general office support to Pharmacy Services Manager. This position will require some evening and Saturday hours.
High school diploma or General Equivalency diploma (GED); successful completion of a pharmacy technician training program, registered with the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy; PTCB certification; must have worked a minimum of one year in pharmacy dispensing medications; must have current Basic Life Support-Heath Care Worker (BLS-HCW) certification upon hire.
Experience operating a pharmacy computer system; 1-3 years of customer service experience.
Target Salary: $13.00 - $14.50 Annually
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.