Pharmacy Technician, Compounding Pharmacy


STONEGATE PHARMACY
2501 W William Cannon Dr Ste 203
Austin, TX 78745
United States

Job Start Date
10/3/2022
Application Closing Date
10/31/2022
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Pay
From $17 To $20.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

  JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Pharmacy Technician

SALARY RANGE:

X Hourly □ Annual

DEPARTMENT: Pharmacy/Clinical

FLSA: Non-exempt

UNUSUAL WORKING CONDITIONS: None

  1. PURPOSE OF JOB

Responsible for assisting in completing all aspects of medication processing under the direct supervision of the Pharmacist and in accordance with SOPs and regulatory compliance.

  1. JOB DUTIES

  • Enter medication orders into patient profiles

  • Assist with the use of automated dispensing machines

  • Resolve billing errors

  • May complete annual inventories as scheduled

  • Order and check in OTC stock

  • Check controlled inventory and assist or complete controlled reports as requested.

  • Assist with management of inventory levels, stock medication, and chemicals, return excess stock to inventory, and manage expired medication or chemical products.

  • Assist in the acquisition and maintenance of appropriate inventories of pharmaceuticals and other supplies

  • Prepare and package pharmaceuticals per prescriber order in accordance with regulation and licensing standards.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor to assist with preparation and delivery of patient medications

  • May prepare and deliver investigational drugs per research protocols.

  • Maintain a clean workspace, conduct scheduled and routine cleanings, including clean room facilities as assigned and detailed in SOPs

  • Respond to telephone inquiries.

  • Complete refrigerator temperatures and clean refrigerator

  • Complete special projects as assigned by the supervisor

  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor to assist with preparation and delivery of patient medications

  • Process, prepare, compound, package, and label sterile and non-sterile pharmaceuticals.

  • Prepare sterile products and injections.

  • Perform calculations for the preparation of medication and pharmaceutical products

  • Assist in the training and orientation of pharmacy staff

  • Respond to telephone inquiries, referring them to appropriate professional staff where needed

  • Deliver superior customer service, including notifications and follow-up with auto calls; un-enroll auto service was requested

  • Engage customers, call Prescriber when faxes fail, second attempt calls, call to opt into automated services, and follow up with prescription being ready.

  • Act as customer service representative and liaison to physicians, clinics and hospitals, and Stonegate Pharmacy

  • Complete third-party payer reimbursement and related forms

  • Ensure proper bulk compound preparations in accordance with monthly usage

  • Ensure chemical purchases are maximized in accordance with third-party reimbursements

  • Resolve billing errors

  • Follow up with challenging tickets, which may include payment and other problem cases, including refill requests remaining greater than 48hours

  • Perform pharmacy computer system operations, including order entry, billing, crediting, and updating

  • May maintain liaison with nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals regarding medication problems for individual patients.

  • Perform Company business in accordance with all regulations, Company policy, and procedures

  • Demonstrate high ethical and professional standards at all times

  • Other job duties as assigned

Job Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Pharmacy Technician Certification
High School diploma or equivalent
Great people and phone skills
Diligent, personal & time management skills
Ability to enhance existing relationships and create new ones
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Represent yourself and your company in a highly professional and ethical manner
Demonstrated experience with self-directed learning
Ability to learn and articulate complex scientific material

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to learn and articulate complex scientific material
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Ability to lift to 25 pounds on a regular basis
Ability to sit and stand up for prolonged periods
Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment
Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriate documents and papers
Occasional bending, stooping and stretching.
Employer
STONEGATE PHARMACY
Eddie Benitez
2501 W William Cannon Dr Ste 203
Austin TX 78745
United States