The purpose of this position is to provide technical support services to licensed pharmacists at the Family Medicine at Richmond Pharmacy, who are responsible for the safe and proper distribution of medications to a diverse patient population. The pharmacy technician will also assist in inventory management, third party plan processing and providing excellent customer service.
Prepares Outpatient Prescriptions: enters prescription and billing information into pharmacy computer system, retrieves refills and receives refill authorizations for prescriptions, prepares prescriptions for final review by pharmacist, processes refill requests via EHR
Assists pharmacist in technical support activities such as answering telephone, typing medication profile maintenance, paperwork and recordkeeping as assigned.
Actively engages in inventory control, checks stock for outdates, orders supplies for pharmacy and clinic from appropriate sources
Interacts with other health care team members
Participates in and advances patient centered pharmacy programs to include the appointment based program and adherence packaging.
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