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OUTPATIENT PHARMACY TECHNICIAN II - IMPERIAL CENTER

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Job Description

Position:  Outpatient Pharmacy Technician II

Location:  Imperial Center / Durham

Hours:  Full Time, 40 hrs/wk; Days


This position may involve support of various hospitals and health care systems within the UNC Health Care System, but will be employed by Rex Hospital, Inc. (this includes, but is not limited to, for purposes of payroll, health benefits, retirement options, and applicable policies).


The Certified technician provides general support to the pharmacist by receiving, reviewing, compounding and dispensing medications. All work is carried out under the supervision of a licensed Pharmacist.

Description of Job Responsibilities:

1. Receives and accurately transcribes orders from prescribers under the supervision of a pharmacist. Process prescriptions in a timely order and manner so as to best take care of patient needs.

2. Assists with training of new employees, educating them in job-specific functions.

3. Assists with Medication Therapy Management, Medsync, and other clinical outreach programs.

4. Selects and prepares medications (oral, topical, controlled substances, etc.) as authorized by a physician, under the supervision of a licensed Pharmacist.

5. Prepares medications for pick-up, delivery or shipping. Returns unpurchased medications to stock and processes credits.

6. Solves issues with patient payment (prior authorization, patient assistance needed, etc.). Sells prescriptions to patients and processes payment. Accurately manages cash and other payments.

7. Responds to and triages requests from customers for assistance with pharmacy services that do not require a pharmacist’s professional judgment or expertise.

8. Operates and supports automated dispensing technology to supply correct medications for individual patients, according to pharmacist and physician orders.

9. Orders, receives, restocks, and rotates inventory and supplies, and contributes to expiration date management.

10. Contributes to process improvement projects.

Qualifications

HS diploma or equivalent. Completion of an academic pharmacy technician training program preferred. Registration with the NC Board of Pharmacy. Registration with the NC Board of Pharmacy. CPhT from PTCB unless enrolled in pharmacy school. Prior pharmacy technician experience is preferred.

Primary Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States

Department: SHRD-23125-UNC HCS SSC PHARMACY RETAIL

Shift: Day Job

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