Pharmacy Technician - Dublin/Athy/Tipperary

  • Job Reference: KH/PT
  • Date Posted: 20 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
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  • Location: Republic of Ireland
  • Salary: €16.00 to €19.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Assists the Pharmacist by accurately and efficiently preparing prescription orders and verifying prescription information is both complete and accurate
Advises customers on medication and OTC products in a professional and empathetic manner
Acts as a professional team member constantly striving to improve efficiencies and services to our team and the local community
Operates within the most recent PSI regulations and guidelines on good practices for relevant services
Ensures that the working practices and environments meet within the overall standard operating procedures. Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed medications and supplies; placing and expediting orders with wholesaler and pharmaceutical companies; verifying receipt; removing outdated drugs and communicating shortages to the team
Ensures all claims under each of the drug reimbursement schemes are verified and validated on a monthly basis
Ensures that all claims are reconciled and any rejected claims are resubmitted within the agreed timelines
Communicates with the PCRS with regard to resubmitted claims and rejected items
Ensures highest possible standard of technical support to pharmacy team through continuing education and professional development