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AdventHealth Pharmacy Processing Technician in Sanford, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Monday - Friday

Location: 582 Monroe Rd Suite 1412 Sanford, FL 32771

The role you’ll contribute:

The Pharmacy Processing Technician performs a wide range of supportive duties to assist the Pharmacist in preparing and dispensing medication so that patients receive consistent care. This role is required to understand all pharmacy processes relating to prescription order entry, claims adjudication, fullfillment and shipping prescriptions. Works only under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist and does not perform duties that can only be legally performed by a registered Pharmacist.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Maintains confidentiality of patient, employee relations, medical staff, departmental and administrative information.

  • Supports departmental and organizational Mission through appropriate use of resources, providing assistance to team members and management, accepting work or scheduled assignments and acts as a role model to the team to provide suggestions and creative ideas for performance improvement.

  • Communicates with manager regarding work priorities and provides feedback regarding requests, projects and assignments as appropriate.

  • Is aware of daily production goals and works to meet these goals without becoming distracted or being a distraction to other team members.

  • Enters new prescription orders assuring that all information is correct including proper patient, drug, medication directions, refills, and physician are selected at order entry.

  • Processes incoming mail / faxes / physician phone prescriptions/ SureScripts in an accurate and timely manner as assigned by Manager and Processing Supervisor.

  • Selects correct medications when processing or filling a prescription (checks NDC code) ensuring the prescription is filled correctly and does not activate drugs into inventory without the assistance of the buyers.

  • Monitors own queue to ensure that all processes are completed in a timely manner including order entry, adjudicating, and corrections to any orders to ensure a steady flow through production and timely turnaround for the patients.

  • Contacts physician’s office for any clarification regarding missing prescription information as assigned and follows up with inquiring in a timely manner based on pharmacy processes, contacting the patient as necessary.

  • Selects appropriate shipping method for the order according to pharmacy processes or patient’s request making sure that the correct and most cost effective method is always used and the pharmacy service standards are being met.

  • Communicates any information relative to the order within the comments and ship text to be viewed by QA, Pharmacist, Bookkeeping, Filling and Shipping staff.

  • Notifies Pharmacy Purchasing Technician of any canceled orders beyond adjudication to ensure that an accurate perpetual inventory is maintained and communicates any credits with bookkeeping as necessary.

  • Understands thoroughly the prescription plan and communicates with physician’s office any questions regarding prior authorization process as assigned.

  • Understands entire pharmacy processes and the roles of other team members to assure the customer’s needs are met.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • One year pharmacy technician experience, in a retail or mail-order setting

  • A current Florida Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration, RPT; Must complete state required continuing education requirement for registration

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Pharmacy

Organization: AdventHealth Corporate

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth

Req ID: 22031254

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.