IV - FLOAT PHARMACY TECHNICIAN


Phillips Total Care Pharmacies
125 E State St PO Box 136
Mauston, WI 53948
United States

Job Start Date
10/11/2022
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Pay
From $17 To $21
Per Year    
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

 
  • Starting Pay for this position is $17/HR
  • When fully trained and proven to stay productive with minimal supervision the top pay for the position will be $21/HR
  • CPhT, CPR and Immunization Certifications are required for this position.

General:

The IV - Float Pharmacy Technician shall perform such duties as assigned in Input Department, Back Counter Fill Department, IV & Compounding Department of Long Term Care pharmacy which will enhance the services provided by the Pharmacy while adhering to all Federal and State Laws

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Enter new orders and changes and refills to Patient Profiles from the Docutrack que which you are assigned for the day. IE Refills, New Orders, Physician’s Orders, Narcs, E Scripts, Admissions
  • Identify requests for controlled substances and handle per Phillips Total Care established policy and procedure
  • Troubleshoot insurance rejections and contact billing department for assistance if necessary
  • Triage and prioritize routes and orders when needed
  • Contact facilities to fill missing information as needed or to advise them when a medication cannot be sent for any reason
  • Fill orders as directed, pull from Beacon System, label medications, draw syringes with correct amount of medication, tear down returns, fill narcotic boxes and complete contingency boxes as instructed
  • Prepare IV labels for IV solutions, maintain IV inventory level and patient records, clean and maintain records for IV pumps, clean IV hood and work area

4. Answer phone calls, contact facilities via phone call to arrange in services and vaccination clinics and coordinate Immunizer Program and schedule with Immunization Technicians

  • Advise Pharmacist of medications orders that are unable to be sent and contact facility under the direction of Pharmacist
  • Adhere by “Absolute Check Policy,” that willfully bypassing a required Pharmacist check will result in disciplinary action, up to and including immediate termination
  • Will fulfil “on call” requirements for the IV Department

8. Provide customer service in a timely and professional manner

Attend all business related meetings and trainings as required

Experience/Knowledge:

Prior experience as pharmacy technician required, strong typing ability, high degree of accuracy for detail work, ability to adapt to new situations, clerical skills (filing, office machines, etc.), ability to organize one’s own work

The IV - Float Pharmacy Technician will be required to work independently balancing the workload between departments. Floating to and from IV, Input, Pharmacy Fill Technicians, and Immunizations based on census. Must be a self-driven individual, motivated, multi-tasker who will be productive with minimal supervision. Must present themselves with proper business etiquette when contacting facilities on behalf of the Pharmacy to schedule in services and vaccination clinics.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 - $21.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program

Physical setting:

  • Long term care

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • On call

Experience:

  • Pharmacy technician experience: 1 year (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Pharmacy Technician Certification, CPR, Immunizer (Required)
Job Requirements
Experience:

Pharmacy technician experience: 1 year (Required)
License/Certification:

Pharmacy Technician Certification, CPR, Immunizer (Required)
Employer
Phillips Total Care Pharmacies
Luann Berberich
133 E. State St. - Mauston, WI
Mauston WI 53948
United States