Pharmacy Assistant

Specialty Rx Solutions - Kelowna, BC (30+ days ago)

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Pharmacy Assistant - SRx Pharmacy (downtown Kelowna) Permanent P/T with growth to Permanent F/T

Hello, we are looking for a great fit for our Pharmacy team here at SRx Pharmacy in Downtown Kelowna. We have a rewarding atmosphere with the possibility of advancement into further roles.

To Begin, The role will include:

  • assisting with the dispensing activities in the pharmacy under the direction of the pharmacist
  • providing reimbursement assistance to patients for specialty medications
  • Counting, labeling bottles, pricing, and preparing prescriptions for patients as directed
  • Performs administrative duties, including answering phones, receiving and inputting prescription orders, operating cash registers, and restocking inventory and some minor cleaning
  • Gathers, organizes, and assesses patient information
  • Monitors prescription-filling process to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and pharmacy policies
  • Liaises with healthcare providers and patients to obtain correct prescription information
  • Takes inventory of drugs on hand and records results
  • Places orders for additional drugs as directed by the pharmacist
  • Maintains electronic patient information and patient confidentiality and prescription filing
  • Prepares billing information for medications
  • Completes patients' sales transactions for purchase of prescription and over-the-counter medications as well as other pharmaceutical products
  • Is flexible and can take on several roles
  • Experience with Kroll pharmacy software
  • Has knowledge of Google Docs as well as MS Office and Excel

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Kroll is an asset
  • Minimum 1 year experience as a pharmacy assistant/technician
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, in addition to proficienct computer skills
  • Provision of excellent customer service
  • Detail oriented and the ability to problem solve issues
  • Experienced with blister packing and Pharmacare billings

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Extended Healthcare Benefits available after the probationary period
  • Competetive Salary
  • Reimbursement of any regulatory fees
  • A yearly educational allowance
  • Relaxed and Rewarding work environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Vacation pay

Please apply via Email or in person at the Pharmacy.

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Dental care
  • Flexible working hours
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Education reimbursement

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Pharmacy: 1 year (Preferred)