Pharmacy Assistant

Pharmacy - Lethbridge, AB (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Delivering superior customer service
  • Performing all technical aspects of dispensing of prescriptions, including receiving the order/refill, procuring complete and current information, computer data entry, preparation and labeling in an efficient, accurate and timely fashion. This may include compounding or reconstituting of delegated by pharmacist
  • Inputting prescriptions using pharmacy software (Kroll), updating patient demographic information, generating, maintenance and inputting of long-term care data
  • Identifying and referring any clinical questions to the pharmacists and management questions to the pharmacist manager or pharmacist on duty
  • Clerical duties including completing all records, documentation and patient or third-party billings/charges, preparing receipts, invoices, letters, memos and general filing
  • Performing duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Completion of technical training
  • Minimum 2-year Pharmacy Assistant experience is required
  • Minimum 2-year Kroll data entry experience in a busy retail pharmacy
  • Experience working in a full and dispensing pharmacy atmosphere
  • Proven excellent customer service
  • Excellent communication, reliability, accuracy, efficiency and team work required
  • Possess knowledge of drug formulary, legislations and standards of pharmacy practice is an asset
  • Ability to work flexibly with the pharmacy schedule
  • Experience in a methadone dispensing pharmacy is a strong asset
  • Ability to adapt and thrive in fast paced environment

OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:

  • Providing a safe, secure and supportive environment
  • Strategies that stimulate job satisfaction, professional growth and development
  • Work schedules that allow for healthy and fulfilling work-life balance
  • Providing the tools, training and resources necessary to achieve success
  • Full Benefits

While we thank you for your interest, only selected applicants will be contacted regarding the position.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Pharmacy: 1 year (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No