Pharmacy Technician I


Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Category
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Job Description
Supports pharmacists in the provision of pharmacy services to patients. Correctly interprets prescriptions including drug names, dosage forms, dosage strength, medical abbreviations and quantities. Has working knowledge of current PVCHC drug formulary and related policies. Identifies obvious errors or omissions on prescriptions. Enters prescription orders into the Pharmacy computer systems ensuring accuracy and completeness of all information. Has working knowledge of all prescription payers accepted and special programs. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements
Education: High school graduate, GED, Pharmacy Technician degree or equivalent work experience

Work Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience as a Pharmacy Technician desirable

Cognitive Skills (Language, Math, Reasoning Ability): Knowledge of drug nomenclature and pharmacy math; ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing, Bi-lingual preferred (Spanish)

Computer Skills: Keyboarding skills, literacy with pharmacy computer systems, IDX preferred

Other Skills: Ability to work with professional medical staff, skill to work with several unique pharmacy programs

Certificates & Licenses: National Pharmacy Technician Certification (CPhT) preferred