Pharmacy Assistant (Data Entry) (Full Time, Permanent) – LTC – Edmonton, AB

January 23, 2020

JOB POSTING – Pharmacy Assistant

Medical Pharmacies is comprised of committed individuals, each making a positive impact on the well-being of our customers.

Our commitment to you:

  • Providing a safe, secure and supportive environment
  • Strategies that stimulate job satisfaction, professional growth and development
  • Work schedules that allow for a healthy and fulfilling work-life balance
  • Providing the tools, training and resources necessary to achieve success
  • Continuous improvement, innovation and investment in technology
  • Sustaining and strengthening partnerships with the entire health care team

Job Title: Pharmacy Assistant

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Pharmacy: Long Term Care Pharmacy

Reports to: Pharmacy Manager

No. of Positions: 1

Type: Full time Permanent

Salary: Hourly, commensurate with experiences

Benefits: Yes

Key Responsibilities

  • Performing all technical aspects of dispensing of prescriptions, including receiving the order/refill, procuring complete and current information, computer entry, preparation and labelling in an efficient, accurate and timely fashion. This may include compounding or reconstituting if delegated by the pharmacist.
  • Inputting prescriptions using pharmacy software, updating patient profile information, generating, maintenance and inputting of long term care data
  • Assisting with maintenance of pharmacy equipment including computers, heat sealers, fax machines, PacMed, PacVision, etc.
  • Clerical duties include completing all records, documentation and patient or third party billings/charges, preparing receipts, invoices, letters, memos and general filling
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Pharmacy Assistant diploma and/or minimum of 1 year full time pharmacy experience in a long term care or busy retail environment
  • High level of attention to detail, accuracy and productivity
  • Reliability, strong communication, customer service, initiative, team work, interpersonal skills are essential
  • Kroll data entry experience is a strong asset

While we thank you for your interest, only select applicants will be contacted regarding the position.

Please cite Job Posting #61-3292 and submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Debbie Wong

Pharmacy Manager

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