UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Pharmacy Technician, Certified in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Certified Pharmacy Technician: Ambulatory CareHours:* Work 8 hour shifts between 7:00 am - 8:30 pm* Work up to every other weekend with variable days offPosition Summary:Under general pharmacist supervision, coordinates and performs as necessary the technical activities of dispensing areas. Under general supervision of technician supervisor, carries out activities supportive of development, coordination, and training of assigned areas. Provides functional supervision as required. All pharmacy technicians must be certified within one year of employment. If certification not achieved by the end of one year, individuals will be terminated.Position Responsibilities:* Provide patient/customer service at Triage Window. Communicate with the general public, patients, and other health care personnel in accordance with established guidelines. Receive and screen prescriptions for completeness and check for prescription readiness.- Conduct interview with patient or patient's representative to collect and record patient profile information including: demographic information, third party coverage information, weight of pediatric patients, medication allergy information, medical conditions, and current list medications being taken other than those presented.- Screen prescriptions for completeness and formulary status.- Determine waiting/pick-up time and fill out patient call c