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Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Tech 1-Retail in Portland, Oregon

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Providence is calling an Pharmacy Technician 1 - Retail (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence St. Vincent MOB East Pavillion in Portland, OR .

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We are seeking an Pharmacy Technician 1 - Retail who will perform all typical duties of a retail pharmacy staff technician

as defined by the Oregon Board of Pharmacy and local pharmacy drug outlet procedures. Fills physician orders for

patient medications under a Registered Pharmacist's supervision. Communicate with and service the needs of the Retail

Pharmacy clientèle.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Receive new written prescriptions or refill requests from patients and clarify patient and prescriber information.

  • Fill prescriptions and place them in baskets with bulk drug bottle used for dispensing verification and final check by

pharmacist.

  • Accurately input patient demographics, allergy, medical conditions, and billing information and verifies current eligibility

for non-electronic billing methods. Check reasonableness of billing before inputting prescriptions.

  • Assist in maintaining adequate inventory by ordering products as they are used or needed including over the counter

medications. Restock bins for vials, bottles and jars. Check in received orders and do returns to suppliers.

  • Maintains current awareness of and complies with the Quality Management programs, including awareness of current

monitors and participates as indicated.

  • Ensure patients identified by policy are consulted by pharmacist.

  • Answer phones in a timely manner and sorts multiple phone calls in a friendly and efficient manner. Refers to pharmacist

as appropriate.

  • Acknowledge customers presence as they reach the counter and help them in a friendly and efficient way. Meet customer

service excellence standards.

We are seeking a Tech 1-Pharm Retail

Performs all typical duties of a retail pharmacy staff technician as defined by the Oregon Board of Pharmacy and local pharmacy drug outlet procedures. Fills physician orders for patient medications under a Registered Pharmacist's supervision. Communicate with and service the needs of the Retail Pharmacy clientèle.

MAJOR CHALLENGES:

  • Maintain organization and efficiency to handle multiple responsibilities and quickly shift priorities in an environment of constant interruptions.

  • Maintain meticulous attention to detail in day-to-day activities.

  • Communicate effectively with individuals patients, providers and internal and external customers.

  • Perform job functions efficiently in cramped and crowded work conditions.

  • Work with minimal supervision in high pressure situations.

Patient Population Served: Not Applicable

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The job duties listed are essential functions of the position. However, other duties may be assigned, and may also be considered essential functions of the position.

The caregiver must be sufficiently fluent in the English language to satisfactoril

In this position you will:

o Receive new written prescriptions or refill requests from patients and clarify patient and prescriber information.

o Fill prescriptions and place them in baskets with bulk drug bottle used for dispensing verification and final check by pharmacist.

o Accurately input patient demographics, allergy, medical conditions, and billing information and verifies current eligibility for non-electronic billing methods. Check reasonableness of billing before inputting prescriptions.

o Assist in maintaining adequate inventory by ordering products as they are used or needed including over the counter medications. Restock bins for vials, bottles and jars. Check in received orders and do returns to suppliers.

o Maintains current awareness of and complies with the Quality Management programs, including awareness of current monitors and participates as indicated.

o Ensure patients identified by policy are consulted by pharmacist.

o Answer phones in a timely manner and sorts multiple phone calls in a friendly and efficient manner. Refers to pharmacist as appropriate.

o Acknowledge customers presence as they reach the counter and help them in a friendly and efficient way. Meet customer service excellence standards.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications this position include:

Education:

H.S. Diploma or GED or equvalent experience

License/Certification:

o Requires current Oregon Board of Pharmacy Technician registration.

Experience:

None required.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

Education:

Coursework/Training Graduation of Pharmacy Tech program.

License/Certification:

o Requires current Oregon Board of Pharmacy Technician registration.

Experience:

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As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work

environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team

member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our

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and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to

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Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of

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Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 300206

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