Pharmacy Technician at The Ohio State University

Pharmacy Technician at The Ohio State University

Job Type
Posting Date
July 3, 2019
Location of Position

Columbus, OH

Company Summary

For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.

The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.

Duties and Responsibilities

Provides direct support and assistance to pharmacists in the dispensing of pharmaceuticals to the student population of the Ohio State University. Provides customer service for drop-off and pick-up of prescriptions and maintains an orderly flow at the front counter and point-of-sale (PSE) terminal; complies will all PSE guidelines for the sale of pseudoephedrine; operates pharmacy computer to enter customer and insurance information; maintains medication profiles; under the direct supervision of a  pharmacist, enters prescriptions, assembles them by counting, pouring, and labeling medication; alerts customers to drug interactions; assists in inventory control and helps maintain pharmacy in an orderly state; assists with prior authorization processes; provides general office support to Pharmacy Services Manager.  This position will requires some evening and Saturday hours

Position Requirements

Desired qualifications:

Experience operating a pharmacy computer system desired; 1-3 years customer service experience desired.

Required Experience

Required qualifications:

High School diploma or General Equivalency diploma (GED); successful completion of a pharmacy technician training program, registered with the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy; PTCB certification; must have worked a minimum of one year in pharmacy dispensing medications; must have current Basic Life Support-Heath Care Worker (BLS-HCW) certification upon hire.

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 The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.