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Pharmacy Tech - Full-Time

Company: Friendship Retirement Community
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Friendship offers diverse senior living accommodations, award-winning care, new and innovative services as well as specialized rehab and therapy, to over 900 residents and patients. The community opened its first building in 1966 and has grown to offer the full continuum of healthcare, including an adult day care center, home care services, an on-site physician clinic and pharmacy, a transitional care unit and Bistro '66, our newest dining venue. In 2021, Friendship received five platinum awards from Roanoker Magazine for Best Employer, Best Retirement Community, Best Rehab/Post-Op Facility, Local Company on the Grow and Local Company that Gives Back. For more information, visit Friendship is looking for a Pharmacy Tech to join our Friendship Health and Rehab - North team, located on Hershberger Road. The Pharmacy Technician is responsible for dispensing medications and related supplies using accepted pharmaceutical techniques to fill written and oral prescriptions issued by physicians and other qualified prescribers.Roles & Responsibilities: ---Complete weekly distribution center medication orders, place orders on shelves, and verify all associated paperwork---Assist the pharmacist with filling and labeling prescriptions---Create and update insurance information in the system---Enter prescriptions into system---Prepackage bulk medications---Assist other pharmacy technicians; assist in training new employees---Communicate with prescribers and their agents to obtain refill authorizationsQualifications:---Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language---Must be knowledgeable of medication names (brand and generic) as well as insurance and third-party payment systems---Ability to follow written and oral instructions---Strong organization and communication skills and attention to detail---The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds.Education & Experience: ---High School Diploma or GED required---Valid State Pharmacy Technician registration Benefits for full time positions include:401(k) retirement plan along with employer matchHealth InsuranceDental InsuranceVision InsuranceFlexible Spending AccountPaid Time OffCompany Paid Life InsuranceEducation AssistanceVoluntary insurance (additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness, short term disability)Employee Assistance ProgramFriendship values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military.Other details Pay Type Hourly Apply Now

Keywords: Friendship Retirement Community, Roanoke , Pharmacy Tech - Full-Time, Healthcare , Roanoke, Virginia

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