• Pharmacy Technician

    Greenville, SC

    New Horizon Family Health Services


    Date Available

    Tue Nov 10 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Application Due

    Tue Nov 10 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)


    Hourly Wage


    How to Apply

    Apply online at www.newhorizonfhs.org Go to the Career Tab

    Email address: hrdept@newhorizonfhs.org

    Position Description

    Assist patients who are dropping off or picking up prescription orders
    Create a profile of the patient’s demographic and insurance information in the computer or update the patient’s profile
    Assist the pharmacist in providing effective, appropriate, and safe pharmacy service
    Assist the pharmacist in preparing prescriptions; select drug or device, place meds in suitable container, appropriately label Rx container.
    Accept written or electronic prescriptions
    Receive and initiate verbal telephone orders
    Conduct prescription transfers
    Receive verbal request from patients for available refills
    Perform initial interpretation of licensed practitioner prescription orders
    At point of sale, verify that customer receives correct prescription(s)
    Check in wholesale orders, place merchandise of shelves and verify all associated paperwork
    Screen telephone calls for the pharmacist
    Check for drug outdates: pull from shelf, adjust inventory: process return paperwork
    Stock automatic dispensers (if applicable to location)
    Return Rxs to stock according to pharmacy procedure
    Communicate with prescribers and their agents to obtain refill authorization
    Maintain knowledge of loss prevention techniques
    Maintain orderly workflow for pharmacy staff
    Maintain accurate cash register sales and records
    Enter prescription orders into the computer
    Communicate with insurance carriers to obtain payment for prescription claims
    Assist the pharmacist with filling and labeling prescriptions
    Prepare and maintain the pharmacy inventory
    Compound oral solutions, ointments and creams
    Maintain an awareness of developments in the community and pharmaceutical fields that relate to job responsibilities and integrate them into own practice
    Assist in training new pharmacy employees
    Assist other pharmacy technicians

    Skills and Requirements


    Must have successfully completed High School or GED equivalent.
    Must have National Pharmacy Technician Board Certification

    Minimum 3 years pharmacy technician experience preferred.
    Must be able to follow detailed verbal and written instructions.
    Must be able to establish and maintain legible pharmacy records.
    Must be able to gain the confidence and cooperation of patients and to work effectively with them and have the ability to respect confidentiality of patient data.
    Must be capable of establishing and maintaining effective/productive working relationships with supervisor(s) and co-workers.
    Must have computer skills
    Understanding of medical terminology and calculations
    Knowledge of medication brand and generic names
    Knowledge of pharmaceutical insurance and third party payment systems

    Courteous, professional attitude
    Strong communication skills
    Ability to work in teams
    Attention to detail

P.O. Box 17934

Greenville, SC 29606


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