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Northwell Health Pharmacy Technician in Fresh Meadows, New York

Req Number 21352

Job Description

Job Description

Assists in the preparation, dispensing, manufacturing and repackaging of medications. Assists in maintaining records and reports. Maintains sufficient inventories at workstations.

Job Responsibility

  • Prepares and dispenses medication.

  • Fills bottles or other package forms with measured amount of medication either manually or mechanically.

  • Labels containers of drugs according to department specification, either manually or mechanically.

  • Responsible for resolution of third party rejects and responding to high volume customer inquiries.

  • Maintains statistics and records for medication orders.

  • Operates point-of-sale cash system according to department policies while ensuring positive customer experience.

  • Handles correspondence to patients (inbound calls, chats, emails) and makes outbound calls to prescribers and patients, as needed Complies with Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates and self-imposed manufacturer restrictions on particular drugs, as applicable including Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) programs and manufacturer limited distribution drug requirements.

  • Performs related duties as required. All responsibilities noted here are considered essential functions of the job under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Duties not mentioned here, but considered related are not essential functions.

Job Qualification

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.

  • Current Pharmacy Technician Certification required, plus specialized certifications as needed.

  • 1-3 years of relevant experience, required.

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