Order Entry Technician
- Performs order entry tasks and the related activities in support of the medication dispensing process.
- Calculates and/or verifies the correct dosage based on the prescription.
- Enters new and refill orders in a timely and accurate manner.
- Process orders based on the priority assigned.
- Batch and print labels, forms and delivery tickets.
- Prepare backup pharmacy orders.
- Comply with a process that addresses all state and federal guidelines regarding medication labeling.
- Provide dispensing pharmacists with information regarding allergies and drug interactions, therapeutic duplications, and other items that the computer flags.
- Courteously assists all internal and external customers.
- Consult with dispensing pharmacist regarding prescription order clarification, non-stock items, order entry problems or concerns.
- Complete all data fields according to pharmacy procedures including use of approved abbreviations.
- Follow all applicable government regulations including HIPAA.
- Assist with pharmacy workflow as needed.
- Other duties as assigned.
- May sit, stand, stoop, bend and walk intermittently during the day.
- May sit or stand seven (7) to ten (10) hours per day.
- May be necessary to work extended hours as needed.
- Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required.
- May need to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds on occasion.
- Visual acuity to see and read fine prints.
- Specific vision abilities required by this role include close vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.
- Must be able to hear normal voice sounds.
- The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this role.
- Work in a climate-controlled, smoke-free internal environment.
Minimum (Required) Qualifications: (must be met in order to perform the job at the required level)
- Good interpersonal skills.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to work independently, meet deadlines and be flexible.
- Good organizational skills and detail oriented.
- Knowledge of medical terminology (including sig codes and Roman numeral).
- Brand and generic names of medications and general pharmacy terminology.
- Licensed/registered pharmacy technician or as required by state law.
- Basic math and analytical skills.
- Intermediate typing/keyboarding skills.
- Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English.
- Previous pharmacy technician experience.
- Previous data entry experience.
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