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Pharmacy Technician - $19-34 per hour

Company: Inova Health System
Location: Fairfax
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Job Description:

Inova Health System is seeking a Pharmacy Technician for a job in Fairfax, Virginia.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: Pharmacy Technician
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Shift: flexible
  • Employment Type: StaffAs a Retail Pharmacy Technician 2, you will receive and fill prescription requests for patients that come from physicians, nurses or directly from the patients. To help achieve our mission, you will greet customers and take prescription requests. Filing prescriptions, assisting with counting pills, or measuring liquids, and labeling prescription bottles is of vital importance. Your ability to enter customer information into PEA systems, print labels and include appropriate prescription information to ensure customers understand the dosage, side effects and potential hazards of prescriptions is required. Answering phones, receiving payment from customers and maintaining inventory is expected.Job Responsibilities- Assists the Pharmacist in reviewing, processing, preparing, filling, labeling and dispensing medications and supplies.- Arranges work activities so that the pharmaceutical needs of patients are met.- Cleans equipment and maintains all required temperature logs according to system policies and procedures.- Checks medication and administration supply inventory for out of date products, removes products from inventory and works with the appropriate resource to record out of date products in the Expiring Medication log book.- Performs computer entry of prescription information including, but not limited to, patient/prescriber search, drug selection, prescription interpretation/entry, insurance billing and basic problem resolution.- Takes ownership for counting, pouring ,measuring and weighing tablets and medications.- Prepares medications for clients through mixing medications, counting pills and labeling bottles.- Selects the proper prescription containers.- Prepares insurance claims forms.- Maintains patient profiles. Inventories and stocks medications including over the counter medications and supplies.- Complies cash register transactions.- Answers phones and ensures the privacy of patient information by following HIPAA guidelines and laws.- Performs all duties of Retail Pharmacy Technician 1, plus additional responsibilities as designated expert/Point of Contact (POC) for specific pharmacy programsRequirements For ConsiderationMinimum Education - High School or GEDSchedule - Fulltime M-F Variable ShiftsExperience - 1 Year working as a pharmacy tech RequiredLicensing - VA Pharmacy Tech License active upon start and Certified within 6 monthsSign on Bonus AvailableInova Benefits and Perks:- Health, Vision, and Dental Coverage- Life Insurance, Short/Long Term Disability- NEW! 4 weeks PAID PARENTAL LEAVE- Retirement: Inova matches dollar for dollar the first 5% of your eligible pay that you contribute to the plan- Competitive salary: Pay based experience- Amazing Paid Time Off: Accrue PTO hours on your very first day of work- Supplemental Plans: Including Auto/Home Insurance discounts, Pet Insurance, Identity Theft Protection- Additional Benefits: Educational Assistance of up to $5,250/year, Student Loan Refinancing, Adoption Assistance, Child Care Centers, Scholarship Program, Free Parking, Exclusive savings opportunities to in-store events, theme parks, discounts, movie tickets and local offerings and so much more!See Full List of Benefits Here: 2023 INOVA BENEFITS GUIDEInova Job ID #647936. Posted job title: retail pharmacy technician 2 fulltime

Keywords: Inova Health System, Washington DC , Pharmacy Technician - $19-34 per hour, Healthcare , Fairfax, DC

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