BirminghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Birmingham jobs

Pharmacy Technician / Pharm Tech Apprenticeship

Company: Walgreens
Location: Pell City
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

Our pharmacy technician positions have undergone an exciting transformation, moving from a transaction-based environment to a much more patient-centric one. As a Walgreens Pharmacy Technician or Pharmacy Technician Apprentice, you'll be front and center - interacting with our customers and developing strong patient relationships. Pharmacy is the core of our business, and our pharmacy technicians enjoy all the tools and support - including the latest technology - to grow their careers and reach their goals.

Walgreens is proud to invest & champion an -earn while you learn- Pharmacy Technician Training Program recognized by ASHP & Department of Labor. This apprenticeship program gives you an entry point to a career in health care by guiding you in taking steps towards becoming a Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certified Pharmacy Technician and helping you maintain the high level of skill required in the pharmacy care industry. Arming you with a nationally recognized, portable credential that will help you advance your career.

Whether you are new to working in pharmacies or are an experienced Pharmacy Technician Apply Now! Walgreens will train you to use your skills and talents to serve and care for our patients and customers. The courses, learning activities, and resources provided to you in our pharmacy technician training program are designed to give you foundational and advanced knowledge, skills, and on-the-job experiences you need to prepare to become a certified pharmacy technician.

  • In accordance with state and federal regulations, assists the pharmacist, under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for using pharmacy systems to obtain patient and drug information and process prescriptions. If PTCB certified, assists with and coaches pharmacy technicians in the operation of pharmacy systems and cashiers in the operation of the pharmacy cash registers.
  • Models and delivers a distinctive and delightful customer experience.Customer Experience
  • Engages customers and patients by greeting them and offering assistance with products and services. Resolves customer issues and answers questions to ensure a positive customer experience.
  • Models and shares customer service best practices with all team members to deliver a distinctive and delightful customer experience, including interpersonal habits (e.g., greeting, eye contact, courtesy, etc.) and Walgreens service traits (e.g., offering help proactively, identifying needs, servicing until satisfied, etc.).
  • Develops strong relationships with most valuable customers.
    Operations
  • Under the supervision by the pharmacist, assist in the practice of pharmacy, in accordance with state, federal, and company policy. Reviews and complies with the Walgreen Co. Pharmacy Code of Conduct.
  • Performs duties as assigned by Pharmacy Manager, Staff Pharmacist and Store Manager including utilizing pharmacy systems to enter patient and drug information, ensuring information is entered correctly, filling prescriptions by retrieving, counting and pouring pharmaceutical drugs, verifying medicine is correct, and checking for possible interactions. Assists pharmacists in scheduling and maintaining work flow.
  • Reports, immediately, prescription errors to pharmacist on duty and adheres to Company policies and procedures in relation to pharmacy errors and the Quality Improvement Program.
  • Strictly adheres to the Walgreen Co. policy regarding Good Faith Dispensing during all applicable prescription dispensing activities.
  • Responsible and accountable for registering all related sales on assigned cash register, collects and handles cash as required. Takes customer to OTC aisle when possible to assist in locating products.
  • Handles telephone calls that do not require personal attention of the pharmacist, including those to physicians.
  • Processes (corrects and resubmits) manual claims for third party program prescription services in a timely and efficient manner, and performs other clerical duties, as assigned by the Pharmacy Manager.
  • Assists and supports Pharmacy Department on inventory management activities, such as, ordering, unpacking, checking and storing shipment of pharmaceuticals. Maintains knowledge of Company asset protection techniques, and files claims for warehouse overages (merchandise received, but not billed), shortages (merchandise billed, but not received), order errors or damaged goods involving Rx drugs.
  • May assist pharmacist in administering clinical services including the collection and proper labeling of blood/urine samples from patients and other clinical services as required; assists pharmacy staff in coordination of clinical services, Walgreens healthcare clinics and external providers.
  • Assists Pharmacy Manager and Staff Pharmacist in developing and maintaining good relationships with the local medical community, including physicians, nurses, and other health care providers, by medical provider detailing and outreach to health groups, retirement homes, nursing homes, and other forums for enhancing growth opportunities.
  • Assists with exterior and interior maintenance by ensuring the Pharmacy Department is stocked with adequate supplies, clean, neat and orderly in condition and appearance.
  • Complies with all company policies and procedures; maintains respectful relationships with coworkers.
  • Completes special assignments and other tasks as assigned.
    Training & Personal Development
  • Earns and maintains PTCB certification through the designated PTCB training program and/or state required certification/registration. Otherwise, earns PTCB certification as condition of promotion to senior technician.
  • Attends training and completes PPLs requested by Manager and acquires continuing education credits. Maintains knowledge and skill in healthcare and pharmacy, including latest news and developments.

Keywords: Walgreens, Birmingham , Pharmacy Technician / Pharm Tech Apprenticeship, Professions , Pell City, Alabama

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Professions Jobs


PRODUCTION HOURLY
Description: Processes product using tools to include knives , manual labor, and equipment provided in accordance with USDA and Pilgrim's Company product standards and procedures. middot Process product according (more...)
Company: Pilgrim's
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

35F Intelligence Analyst
Description: On the battlefield, success depends on accurate and timely intel. As an Army National Guard Intelligence Analyst, you will play a key role in the interpretation and exploitation of information gathered (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Class A CDL - Dedicated Truck Driver WestRock
Description: br br This Dedicated truck driver position features daily time at home up to 0.27 per mile with a weekly performance pay up to 0.04 per mile and a predictable work schedule. Dedicated truckers (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Auburn
Posted on: 03/6/2021


Regional Maintenance Manager
Description: Auburn Housing Authority Job Opportunities Auburn, AL Regional Maintenance Manager 51,967 - 77,950 Benefits: BCBS health and dental benefits, employer-paid life insurance, Aflac supplemental insurance,
Company: Auburn Housing Authority
Location: Auburn
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Class A CDL - Southeast Regional Drivers
Description: Call to speak with a CFI recruiter now 855 396-8981 br br br Southeast Regional Drivers br br 127775 NEW 5,000 BONUS 127775 br Online Orientation Available
Company: Contract Freighters, Inc. dba CFI
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Company Truck Driver - Solo, Teams & Trainees
Description: Back Your Success With An Industry Leader br br Tyson Foods provides CDL-A OTR truck driver jobs that offer fantastic benefits and consistent pay br br Average 2,600 miles/week and up to 72,000 (more...)
Company: Tyson Foods
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

CDL-A Company Truck Driver - Up to $80k!
Description: CDL-A TRUCK DRIVER JOBS AVAILABLE AT MVL br br NEW PAY INCREASE Earn Up To 80,000 Per Year Weekend Home Time At MVL br br It's the loyalty of our truck drivers that has contributed to our (more...)
Company: MVL
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

CDL-A Flatbed Truck Driver - Average $71,500 a year
Description: Averitt Express is currently seeking professional CDL-A truck drivers to join us in our flatbed driver division. Cover 15 states in the South and Mid-Atlantic regions, hauling mostly steel, lumber, and (more...)
Company: Averitt
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

PRODUCTION HOURLY
Description: Processes product using tools to include knives , manual labor, and equipment provided in accordance with USDA and Pilgrim's Company product standards and procedures.-- Process product according to operating (more...)
Company: Pilgrim's
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Great CDL A driving opportunities out of Alabama
Description: TRUCK DRIVING JOBS: WE ARE HIRING DRIVERS We're a Certified Top Pay Carrier andthe top 50 percent of our driversaverage 83,100 per year.STRONGER TOGETHERIt s part of the American fabric. Good people (more...)
Company: Crete Carrier Corporation
Location: Decatur
Posted on: 03/6/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alabama jobs by following @recnetAL on Twitter!

Birmingham RSS job feeds