PHARMACY TECHNICIAN (PCN 1161)
Work Hours: M-F, weekend coverage possible
Pharmacy Technicians, under the direction and supervision of a pharmacist, provides assistance in filling and computer entry of orders, billing and posting of pharmacy charges, perform clerical duties, maintaining inventory, and processing LTC resident prescriptions. They have the primary responsibility for billing/posting charges and maintaining inventory systems.
This Pharmacy Technician position will be the knowledge expert for LTC prescription processing and billing.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
Preferred certification by The Pharmacy Technicians Certification Board, and is licensed by the State of Alaska. Pharmacy Technicians should have completed a Pharmacy Technician Course or have 2 years experience as a pharmacy technician. They should have experience with retail pharmacy. This individual should be able to operate such general office machines as a personal computer, fax machine and photocopier.
South Peninsula Hospital is a 22 bed acute care facility located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula. Attached to this facility is a 28 bed long term care facility. The Pharmacy Technician provides supervised professional services to patients and clerical support for the pharmacy. Physical demands are light, however limited lifting of up to 40 pounds may be required without assistance. Essentially, all work is performed inside. Working hours may fluctuate, based on patient numbers and other work requirements.