Pharmacy Tech
Allina Health Systems
 Saint Paul, MN

Responsibilities

  • Performs technician duties to optimize customer service and productivity
  • Prioritizes, enters, fills, labels and bags prescriptions accurately
  • Calculates correct day supplies and enters compounded prescriptions with accuracy
  • Enters patient and third party information correctly
  • Processes refill requests quickly
  • Processes bills and rebills quickly and accurately
  • Follows direction regarding workflow systems to ensure safe, timely and cost effective administration of medications
  • Performs work processes efficiently at each work station
  • Communicates with the pharmacy team and leaders to ensure effective working relationships
  • Maintains good rapport and respect for coworkers
  • Takes direction from leaders
  • Utilizes Allina policies and procedures in completion of daily

tasks

  • Uses a communication technique reflecting attention to age and the specific needs of the patient or staff member
  • Ensures that all work processes are performed efficiently at each work station
  • Performs filling duties to ensure quick and accurate prescription delivery
  • Effectively prioritizes work to meet customer promise times
  • Utilizes proper tools and resources to ensure prescription instocks are maximized through daily ordering and use of return programs
  • Reduces audit risks through proper checks such as DAW, days supply, signatures, dates, take as directed and returns-to-stock
  • Ensures pharmacy environment meets standards for cleanliness, safeness and presents a professional atmosphere
  • Maintains confidentiality of patients, families and staff
  • Complies with all Allina controlled substance policies and procedures
  • Documents and complies with standards for any active accreditations
  • Performs daily cash control routines where needed
  • Maintains organized records of invoices, reports and other important documents
  • Provides great customer service with patients, families, nursing staff and others
  • Greets patients, employees, and medical staff in a timely and courteous manner
  • Asks questions to help obtain information needed

Education

  • Current technician registration from the MN Board of Pharmacy
  • High school graduate required