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Bozeman Health Outpatient Pharmacy Tech- Big Sky Medical Center Pharmacy (Casual Call.) in Big Sky, Montana

This is a casual call Pharmacy Technician Position at the Big Sky Medical Center in Big Sky. This applicant will work the outpatient and inpatient pharmacy areas under direct supervision of the staffing Pharmacist. Casual Call is expected to help out over the holidays, help cover vacation request, sick calls and during the busy season. Will work directly with the lead pharmacist with scheduling.

Position Summary:

The Pharmacy Technician supports the outpatient pharmacies and/or Pharmacist-Led Centralized Prescription Refill Service to provide patients with safe and prompt pharmaceutical care. The Pharmacy Technician is a Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician or Technician in Training licensed by the Montana Board of Pharmacy. Pharmacy Technicians are trained and competent in all outpatient duties.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma

  • At least 18 years of age

  • Acquire Montana License for Tech in Training within 30-days of hire

  • Preferred: National Certification as Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) upon hire OR ability to become certified within one year of obtaining a Technician in Training license

  • Preferred: 1 year of Pharmacy Technician experience

Essential Job Functions for Technician - Outpatient Pharmacy:

  • Assist pharmacist in prescription dispensing and providing quality pharmaceutical care to patients.

  • Assist pharmacist with all aspects of outpatient pharmacy operations. Including safe and accurate prescription filling, entering prescription information and patient information into information system, labeling and charging for prescriptions and over the counter items.

  • Answers telephone and assists customers, including helping with OTC products and entering charges and credits.

  • Operate POS system, performs a variety of data entry and report generating tasks.

  • Adjudicate and reconcile patient accounts and insurance billing

  • Maintain adequate drug inventories, controlled substances and supplies to meet dispensing needs.

  • Maintain pharmacy standards and performs other duties as assigned to meet the needs of the department and organization.

Essential Job Functions for Technician - Centralized Prescription Refill Service:

  • Assist the pharmacist in the review of necessary clinical information in order to approve prescription refills under the collaborative practice agreement.

  • Review patient medication histories within the electronic health record to provide necessary information to the pharmacist to make appropriate clinical decisions.

  • Performs audit and quality improvement tasks as assigned by pharmacy leadership.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrates sound judgement, patience and maintains a professional demeanor at all times.

  • Ability to work varied shifts in a busy and stressful environment.

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Exercises tact, discretion, sensitivity and maintains confidentiality.

  • Computer applications, MS Office, internet applications and standard office equipment.

  • Maintain competency with electronic health records.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the job classification. They are not to be construed as a contract of any type nor an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by individuals so classified.

78086085 Retail Pharmacy - Big Sky

Working at Bozeman Health is more than just a job--it's a commitment to caring for the communities of Southwest Montana by being their partner in health and wellness, compassionately delivering the best care for each person, every time. In every role, our employees are inspired by their ability to care for our community and our Culture of Excellence guides each employee to be a high performer, engage in transparent and timely communication, demonstrate dynamic learning and teaching, excel through change, express gratitude and experience joy.