Outpatient Pharmacy Technician II, PD - 120026
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#120026 Outpatient Pharmacy Technician II, PDInitial Review Date: Tue 11/22/2022
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Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
Under supervision, positions in this title serve in different capacities. As Pharmacy Technician, assists the pharmacist in the preparation of medications for patient use (oral and parenteral) according to established procedures; assist in the distribution of medications; performs computer order entry, record keeping, and billing functions; maintain inventory levels; Will perform assigned operational duties in a scheduled area and will assist pharmacists in completing medication orders and related distribution duties in the assigned areas. Assists the pharmacy department in the preparation of claims for reimbursement and obtaining authorizations for prescription medications dispensed from the department's outpatient pharmacies according to established procedures; performs assigned operational duties in a scheduled area. This position also has leadership responsibility that involve coordinating work assignments, schedules, coaching and mentoring other staff.
Position will remain open until filled.
Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.
Must have two to five (2 - 5) years of previous (retail) Pharmacy Tech experience.
Thorough knowledge of pharmacy terminology and calculations.
Proficient computer experience and accurate data entry skills.
Strong detail and organizational skills to sort, file and retrieve information.
Demonstrated ability to manage assigned workload within deadlines.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Proven ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing and be able to articulate complex ideas for all levels of audiences.
- Computer experience and accurate data entry skills.
- Cash handling experience.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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