Pharmacy Technician - Order Entry

Position Summary:

Omnicare, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CVS Health Corporation.

What We Do

Directly, and through our subsidiaries, Omnicare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the health care environment. While senior care has long been an Omnicare specialty, we also serve other targeted populations.

Job Summary:

Performs order entry tasks and the related activities in support of the medication dispensing process.

Key Responsibilities:
*Calculates and/or verifies the correct dosage based on the prescription
*Enters new and refill orders in a timely and accurate manner.
*Process orders based on the priority assigned
*Batch and print labels, forms and delivery tickets
*Prepare backup pharmacy orders
*Comply with a process that addresses all state and federal guidelines regarding medication labeling.
*Provide dispensing pharmacists with information regarding allergies and drug interactions, therapeutic
duplications, and other items that the computer flags.
*Courteously assists all internal and external customers
*Consult with dispensing pharmacist regarding prescription order clarification, non-stock items, order entry problems or
*Complete all data fields according to pharmacy procedures including use of approved abbreviations.
*Follow all applicable government regulations including HIPAA.
*Assist with pharmacy workflow as needed
*Other duties as assigned; Job duties may vary by location.

Physical Demands:

May sit, stand, stoop, bend and walk intermittently during the day. May sit or
stand seven (7) to ten (10) hours per day. May be necessary to work extended
hours as needed. Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required. May need
to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds on occasion. Visual acuity to see and
read fine prints. Specific vision abilities required by this role include close
vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus. Must be able to hear
normal voice sounds. The work environment characteristics described here are
representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this role.

Work Environment: Work in a climate-controlled, smoke-free internal environment.

Schedule: Rotate 8am-4:30pm, 9:30am-6pm, 11am-7:30pm

Required Qualifications:
*High School diploma or equivalent
*SC Pharmacy Technician Registration
* Nationally Certified through PTCB
*6 months+ pharmacy experience

Schedule: Rotate 3pm-10:30pm and 4pm-11:30pm

Preferred Qualifications:
*Previous pharmacy technician experience
*Previous data entry experience
*Good interpersonal skills
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills
*Ability to work independently, meet deadlines and be flexible
*Good organizational skills and detail oriented
*Knowledge of medical terminology (including sig codes and Roman numeral), brand and generic
names of medications and general pharmacy terminology
*Ability to perform tasks accurately and efficiently when inputting information
*Ability to maintain composure on phone when handling customer calls.
*Basic math and analytical skills
*Intermediate typing/keyboarding skills
*Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language

*High School diploma or equivalent

Business Overview:
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster:



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