2017 Pharmacy Technicians
Median Pay: US$30,410
Entry Level: High school diploma or equivalent
Summary
Pharmacy technicians help pharmacists dispense prescription medication to customers or health professionals.
Duties

Pharmacy technicians typically do the following:

  • Collect information needed to fill a prescription from customers or health professionals
  • Measure amounts of medication for prescriptions
  • Package and label prescriptions
  • Organize inventory and alert pharmacists to any shortages of medications or supplies
  • Accept payment for prescriptions and process insurance claims
  • Enter customer or patient information, including any prescriptions taken, into a computer system
  • Answer phone calls from customers
  • Arrange for customers to speak with pharmacists if customers have questions about medications or health matters

Pharmacy technicians work under the supervision of pharmacists, who must review prescriptions before they are given to patients. In most states, technicians can compound or mix some medications and call physicians for prescription refill authorizations. Technicians also may need to operate automated dispensing equipment when filling prescription orders.

Pharmacy technicians working in hospitals and other medical facilities prepare a greater variety of medications, such as intravenous medications. They may make rounds in the hospital, giving medications to patients.

Pharmacist in Charge - Store 1279

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
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Collins, MS

Lead Pharmacy Tech

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Summary:This position is in the Rhode Island Hospital PharmacyRetail location. Under supervision of PharmacySupervisor or Pharmacist-in-charge coordinates activities and functions ofpharmacy technicians students and support personnel in assigned areas of thedepartment. Orients trains assigns work...
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Providence, RI

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Whitefish, MT

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Cypress, TX

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Las Cruces, NM

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Houston, TX

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Madison, MS

Pharmacy Student Intern

Type: Internship
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Pharmacist, according to state and federal law and in accordance with Park Nicollet policy and procedure, the Pharmacy Student Intern is responsible for providing customer service, checking the work completed by the pharmacy technicians, and preparing...
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Saint Louis Park, MN

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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San Antonio, TX

ORDER ENTRY PHARMACY TECHNICIAN, 1ST SHIFT (RPH BACKUPS)

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
OverviewThe Order Entry Technician is responsible for entering prescriptions and refills into the pharmacy system with both speed and accuracy. Technicians must be responsive and courteous when addressing our customers' needs. Successful Technicians are dedicated to meeting the expectations...
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Pharmacy Technician - Pharmaceutical Services

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
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Sioux Falls, SD

Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy-SMCF Hospital

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
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Pharmacy Intern

Type: Internship
Department: FRYS PharmacyPosition Type: EmployeePosition Reports To: Pharmacy Manager or Pharmacist on Duty/Store Management/Pharmacy CoordinatorPosition Supervises: N/APay Level:FLSA Status: Non-ExemptPosition Summary:To effectively assist in directing the activities of all Pharmacy associates...
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Staff Pharmacist - Specialty, (FT), Days

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Under the general direction of the Specialty Pharmacy Manager, works autonomously to provide comprehensive pharmaceutical services in areas including, but not limited to hepatitis C, oncology, hematology, inflammatory diseases, and multiple sclerosis. Assure quality and appropriateness of...
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Lead Anesthesia Technician

Type: Full Time, Full Time Alumnus
Purpose:Under the direction of the Clinical Director Anesthesiology or Director / Assistant Clinical Director Nurse Anesthesia coordinates the activities of the Anesthesia Technician and Anesthesia Associates. Assumes responsibility for the completion of all shift related tasks including, but not...
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Pittsburgh, PA

Pharmacist

Type: Part Time
PeaceHealth is seeking a Pharmacist for a 0.8 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Variable shift with shift durations of Variable.Req ID: 171967JOB SUMMARYThis position is responsible for performing all necessary functions to ensure optimal use of medications to...
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Springfield, OR

Pharm Student Intern Retail

Type: Internship
Under the direct supervision of a licensed Pharmacist, according to state and federal law and in accordance with Park Nicollet policy and procedure, the Pharmacy Student Intern is responsible for providing customer service, checking the work completed by the pharmacy technicians, and preparing...
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Saint Louis Park, MN

PHARMACY INTERN GRAD

Type: Internship
Job ObjectivesProvides pharmacy consulting services to customers regarding the effective usage of medications, awareness with drug interactions and offering preventive healthcare services such as immunizations. Responsible for ensuring the proper compounding, dispensation, review and verification...
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Federal Heights, CO

Retail Pharmacy Tech I - Health First, Per Diem

Type: Part Time
POSITION SUMMARYTo be fully engaged in providing No Harm/ Quality, Customer Experiences, and Stewardship, the Pharmacy technicians assist pharmacists in preparing and distributing medications, maintaining the drug inventory, and maintaining patient records. Pharmacy technicians work only under the...
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Melbourne, FL

STAFF PHARMACIST - INPATIENT (PART-TIME/EVENING SHIFTS)

Type: Part Time
Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States, and ranked as the number 1 hospital in Washington State, as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2018-2019 "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides...
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