Pharmacy Assistant (Full Time, Permanent) – LTC – Victoria, BC

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. Please visit our website at www.medicalpharmacies.com

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: Victoria, BC

Pharmacy: Long Term Care Pharmacy Environment

Reports to: Pharmacy Manager

Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: Hourly, commensurate with experiences

Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package including health and dental insurance, disability, life insurance, Medical Services Plan (MSP) as well as opportunity to participate in a group registered savings plan (RSP)

Key Responsibilities

  • Delivering superior customer service
  • 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

  • Minimum 1 year full time working pharmacy experience
  • Excellent customer service, communication, reliability, accuracy, efficiency and team work required
  • Minimum 1 year Kroll data entry experience in a Long Term Care pharmacy

While we thank you for your interest, only select applicants will be contacted regarding the position.
Please cite Job Posting #69 and submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Jordan Brandon
Pharmacy Manager

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