Outpatient Pharmacy Technician III - 118569
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#118569 Outpatient Pharmacy Technician IIIFiling Deadline: Mon 10/3/2022
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Under the general supervision of the Pharmacy Manager, the Outpatient Pharmacy Technician III performs a full range of duties in a retail pharmacy setting and able to perform all general tasks in all areas of the pharmacy. They will assist the pharmacist in preparation of medications for patient use according to established procedures; facilitates in the distribution of medications including delivery of medications to the patient's bedside (Med-2-Bed program); performs computer order entry, record keeping, and billing functions; maintains inventory levels; and performs other duties as assigned. Will perform assigned operational duties in a scheduled area and will assist pharmacists in completing medication orders and related distribution duties in different pharmacy areas.
Certified Pharmacy Technician (PTCB).
Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.
Minimum of Five (5) years of retail experience is required.
Thorough knowledge of pharmacy terminology and calculations.
Proficient computer experience and accurate data entry skills.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
- Experience working with HIV patients and HIV medication.
- At least 4 years experience with medication ordering and inventory management or equivalent.
- 340b regulatory knowledge and background.
- Comfortable with public speaking and able to promote a justifiable position.
- Flexible to address any pharmacy need that may arise, especially those that are unexpected or sudden.
- 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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