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PT Pharmacy Tech I (1st Shift)

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: St. Louis, MO, US

Company: PharMerica

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PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacies in over 40 states and serves nursing facilities that care for approximately 350,000 patients.

The PharMerica facility in St. Louis is recruiting a Part-Time Pharmacy Technician I to join the team. The Pharmacy Technician I assists with drug preparation and dispensing under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist and in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.


Essential Functions:

  • Working under direct supervision of a Registered Pharmacist, fills prescriptions and prepares I.V.s according to PharMerica´s standards of quality, customer service, productivity guidelines, and State Board of Pharmacy regulations.
  • Works with Billing Supervisor to enter data into computer system to fill prescriptions and to obtain reimbursement/payment.
  • Works under direct supervision of a Registered Pharmacist in prepackaging medication for dispensing according to government regulations.
  • Assists the Pharmacist in final checking of filled prescriptions, which may include staging the medication for RPh final review and/or packaging of medication post RPh final review and coordinating accurate and timely delivery to the customer.
  • Assists Pharmacy Management in maintaining good inventory practices which may include receiving and rotating incoming medications and supplies, posting lot numbers, expiration dates and assisting in physical inventory.
  • Works with Technician Supervisor in maintaining a clean, safe work environment, checking equipment for calibration, safety and cleanliness.
  • Maintains current State Pharmacy Technician license in States requiring licensing and certification.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • LTC experience preferred
  • Order entry and insurance billing experience preferred
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification desired
  • Data entry skills, detail oriented, ability to multi-task, teamwork
  • Experience with medications and filling prescriptions required
  • Must be available to work Mon – Fri 8am-7:30pm, Sat 9a-530, Sun 9-2:30pm; weekends and holidays rotate, depending on pharmacy needs.


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Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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