Specialty Pharmacy Technician
The Pharmacy Technician supports the pharmacist in providing safe and appropriate pharmacy services to patients in accordance with the policies and procedures of PerformSpecialty Pharmacy, the state's professional standards, and other regulatory entities. The Pharmacy Technician works under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist and assists in the dispensing process by performing data entry, prescription preparation, claims processing, labeling, packaging, packing and delivery of medications and related services to patients.
Job Responsibilities for the pharmacy technician include:
• Entering and processing new and refill prescription orders, supply and equipment requests while maintaining productivity and quality standards.
Three to five years ? pharmacy experience Understands drug terminology and therapies/services provided in specialty pharmacy. Understands and can perform intermediate pharmaceutical calculations in order to obtain correct doses of medications. Understands the broader organizational structure and the scope of services the company has to offer. Maintains strict confidentiality of patient and proprietary information. Observes legal and ethical guidelines for safeguarding the confidentiality of patient and proprietary company information. Understands and complies with HIPAA. Participates in the process for assessing, managing, and reporting medication-related incidents and equipment error and/or failures. Accurately completes quality assurance forms and forwards them to the supervising pharmacist. In all activities, complies with accreditation, legal, regulatory, and safety requirements. Participates in on-call responsibilities of the pharmacy department if required