Pharmacy Technician Resume Samples

Under the supervision of a Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician will dispense prescription and over the counter medicines to customers and health professionals. The job description includes assembling medicines and providing information about medications. The Pharmacy Technician Resume highlights the list of the following associated duties and tasks – accepting written prescription and refill requests, recording medical histories, delivering quality customer service to patients and responding to inquiries, verifying the accuracy of information, counting prescription medication and attaching medication labels, processing patient insurance and performing inventory audits.

Employers look for a dependable technician who possesses the following skills and qualities – experience with online prescription systems, knowledge of medication and dosage measurement, familiarity with pharmacy law and medical terminologies, excellent communication skills and a keen eye for details. Successful completion of a Pharmacy Technician program and a related professional certification is required.

Pharmacy Technician Resume

Headline : Professional Inpatient Pharmacy Technician with 5 plus years of experience in the medical field. Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values, professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times. I'm very knowledgeable of all aspects of pharmacy. Unwavering my commitment to customer service with the ability to build productive relationships with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community. Seeking an opportunity to continually impact my professional skills with the organization.

Skills : Computer, Proficiency In Access, Excel, And Microsoft Office Applications, Bilingual In Urdu And English

Description :

  • Greeting with a pleasant and helpful tone throughout the customer experience.
  • Dispensing the correct medication to the correct customer, answering basic questions, register awareness and proficiency in a timely manner.
  • Solving insurance problems with the accuracy of issue and clarity of solution in a timely manner.
  • Calling insurance companies to retrieve patient information, applying it to patient profile to determine final cost of prescription.
  • Answering phones, solving health or information related questions and concerns.
  • Preparing prescriptions and dispensing them to the pharmacist for final review.
  • Retrieving the correct medication, counting accuracy of pills or capsules, compounding medications, typing prescriptions with the accuracy of patient information, doctors information, and prescribed medication.
  • Making sure filling stations are kept cleaned, organized and free of prescription drugs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D


Certified Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Certified Pharmacy Technician with four-year work at an independent pharmacy. Dedicated, hard-working, reliable and accurate professional who delivers courteous service at all times. To obtain a position that will allow me to utilize and strengthen my skills, develop a more people-oriented person, and be an important asset to my employer as well as my co-workers. Nationally certified pharmacy technician to pursue a career as a pharmacy technician to make use of my training in dispensing and compounding medications, ordering and inventory control, patient profiling, third-party billing, and other essential functions.

Skills : Fluent In English And Spanish, Fast Learner, Resourceful, Well Organized And Highly Dependable, Hospitality Background, OPERA Software, And Choice Advantage Software Knowledge.

Description :

  • Responsible for the procurement and distribution of medication orders per physician request, pharmacist request, or prearranged work assignment.
  • Assisting the pharmacist in drug set up and the filling of physician orders, medication kit and/or trays, medication carts, and floor stock requisitions.
  • Preparing intravenous (iv) admixtures or other sterile products accurately.
  • Accurately preparing non-sterile and sterile products (including chemotherapy and parenteral nutrition).
  • Delivering medications and supplies to patient care and ancillary areas accurately per the established schedule.
  • Restocking and labeling drug boxes for area ambulances, restocking any kit, boxes, trays, or other medication storage system accurately.
  • Assisting in ordering, receiving, unpacking, and storing pharmaceuticals and supplies in appropriate locations.
  • Efficiently restocking automated dispensing machines (Pyxis) including the immediate restocking of any "stock out".
  • Managing and completing any paperwork associated with medications and room preparations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma in General Studies


Pharmacy Technician/Operations Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated Pharmacy Technician/Operations Assistant with extensive pharmacy laboratory training. Solid foundation in prescription processing, pharmaceutical calculations, and pharmacy procedures. Pharmacy Technician seeking a position with growth potential where education and experience will contribute to your organization.

Skills : Retail Pharmacy Procedure, Accurate Pharmaceutical Calculations, Prescription Filling, Training, Medication Inventory Management, Motivated

Description :

  • Properly filled and dispensed an average of [200] prescriptions per day.
  • Regularly stocked shelves rotated stock and checked for expired medications.
  • Performed technical processes required to dispense medications to patients.
  • Inspected drug storage sites, monitored drug supply expiration dates and ensured proper supply levels.
  • Completed new and updated patient profiles, including lists of patient medications.
  • Prepacked bulk medicines filled bottles with prescribed medications and affixed correct labels.
  • Cleaned equipment and work areas and sterilized glassware to maintain safe and sanitary conditions.
  • Effectively prioritized tasks and organized workflow to increase efficiency.
  • Assisted other pharmacy staff with drug inventory, purchasing, and receiving.
  • Worked closely with Pharmacy Care Representatives (PCRs) in providing excellent patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician Resume

Summary : Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician offering more than 10 years of experience within two leading national drug store chains, and an excellent hospital outpatient pharmacy. Dedicated, hard-working and reliable professional who maintains a focus on accuracy and delivers courteous service at all times. A dedicated and driven pharmacy technician who seeks a position in a pharmacy where my skills can contribute to the growth, professionalism, and efficiency of a patient-centered pharmacy.

Skills : Team Player Initiative Commitment To Learning Skilled Communicator Adaptability/Flexibility Accurate And Detail Oriented Ability To Focus And Prioritize Organized Problem Solving/Critical Thinking Critical Observation Conflict Resolution Time Management Common Sense Empathy Strong Work Ethic Computer

Description :

  • Swiftly and correctly calculated dosages, dispensed medication, prepared prescription labels and filled prescriptions for approval by pharmacists.
  • Used the pharmacy computer program to access prescription information including patient and prescriber data, drug selection, prescription interpretation, and insurance billing.
  • Researched and resolved dosage conflicts, potentially harmful drug interactions, insurance issues, and other matters to ensure patient safety/wellness and build customer loyalty.
  • Directed and adjusted workflow based on Rx volume and skill level of each employee in the pharmacy.
  • Utilized the best practices model and efficiently answered phones, typed new prescriptions that were either dropped off or e-scripted by M.D.
  • Refilled supplies (bottles, caps, paper, tape), checked freight in, sorted freight and pull FOA's and placed stock on shelves.
  • Completes a full medical verification for all medications, administration supplies, and related pharmacy services.
  • Facilitated and completed the prior authorization process with insurance companies and practitioner offices.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate

Licensed Pharmacy Technician Resume

Summary : Ambitious, detail-oriented Licensed Pharmacy Technician with excellent customer service skills. More than 15 years experience in multi-industry environments including 10 years experience as a PTCB certified pharmacy technician. Very resourceful with strong problem-solving skills. Highly organized and great at multi-tasking with the ability to prioritize and adapt to change. Impeccable cash handling skills. Goal-oriented Pharmacy Tech dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Professional and eager with specialized knowledge in Call escalation and Customer empathy.

Skills : Prescription Input, Troubleshoot & Resolution, Insurance Billing, Faxing, Patient Profile Maintenance, Inventory Maintenance/ Product Ordering Through Warehouse Systems & McKesson.

Description :

  • Manually counted and filled prescriptions as well as operating robotic prescription dispensing systems.
  • Helped the company to build relationships with dialysis centers around the state to acquire new accounts and boost profits by maintaining monthly visits.
  • Represented the company at local events such as beyond dialysis convention to promote services and bolster the pharmacy's reputation.
  • Attended various seminars to educate me on new products that could be helpful to customers.
  • Researched and obtained numerous state grants and discount programs to help patients pay for medications they were not otherwise able to afford.
  • Kept daily contact with social workers, doctors, and nurse practitioners to improve patient's ability to effortlessly obtain the required medications.
  • Implemented and managed several spreadsheets to track and reduce outstanding balances on store charge accounts by contacting customers to set up payment plans, as well as collecting information on delivery problems to resolve the issue and thereby reduce customer complaints.
  • Kept daily contact with social workers, doctors, and nurse practitioners to improve patient's ability to effortlessly obtain the required medications.
  • Received letters of appreciation from many customers acknowledging my care and attention to their well being.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Data Entry Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented Certified Pharmacy Technician skilled at filling prescriptions, patient care, and data entry. Familiar with medication compounding and pharmaceutical calculations. Seeking a challenging position in health information technology that will use my extensive academic preparation, clinical experience, and interpersonal communication skill set.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Pharmacology, Transcription, ICD-9 Coding, Phlebotomy, Sterilization, Typing 55wpm Sales, Billing

Description :

  • Worked under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist, duties involved providing various prescription products to the patients, as mentioned on a prescription.
  • Used working knowledge of pharmaceutical calculations, drug conversions, pharmacy recordkeeping, pharmaceutical techniques to verify that information on the prescription is complete and accurate.
  • Established and maintained patient profiles distribution of unit dose and dispensing monitoring drug therapy in patients ranging in age from neonatal to geriatric.
  • Dispensed schedule class drugs with accurate order entry and clear documentation.
  • Made outbound calls to physicians for clarification of Rx correct dosing, directions, missing signature or verbal Rx for controls.
  • Verified addresses from inbound members to establish a correct address for shipping.
  • Maintained records by recording and filing physicians' orders and prescriptions.
  • Ensured medication availability by delivering medications to patients and departments.
  • Protected patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Pharmacy Technician In Training Resume

Objective : Highly motivated and recently certified Pharmacy Technician In Training with extensive pharmacy training. Solid foundation in prescription processing, pharmaceutical calculations, telephone etiquette, and pharmacy procedures. Looking for a career in the pharmaceutical field where my experience and skills will be most utilized. To establish a professional career in the medical field and to broaden my knowledge and professionalism.

Skills : Microsoft, Powerpoint, Billing, Customer Service, Data Entry, Excel, Email, Inventory Management

Description :

  • Entered new patient profiles and prescriptions into medication input software system.
  • Communicated directly with doctors' offices via telephone, fax, and email.
  • Provided friendly customer service at prescription drop-off and pick-up counters.
  • Worked closely with pharmacists and used medication input software to safely and accurately dispense medication.
  • Efficiently answered multi-line phone and processed a high volume of order requests from nurses, doctors, and pharmacists.
  • Answered and screened phone calls for the staff pharmacist in a friendly, efficient manner.
  • Regularly completed paperwork and entered prescription and insurance billing information into patient profiles.
  • Proficiently processed and dispensed written, oral and electronic prescriptions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Pharmacy Technician

Licensed Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Highly motivated Licensed Pharmacy Technician with primary experience in healthcare. Looking to continue to grow in skill and knowledge in the healthcare field with a bachelor's in Healthcare Administration and Policy. Primary knowledge in pharmacy, with a focus on the clerical aspects such as chart and drug auditing, and automated medication dispensing machine functions.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Insurance/Prior Authorizations, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, And PowerPoint, Data Entry Typing (10 Key), Medicaid/Medicare Processing, Multi-Tasking

Description :

  • Assessing par levels and notifies department leadership and buyer of need to increase these to resolve chronic stock-out situations, fills replenishment stock, delivers and loads all medication located in pyxis med stations and in the department.
  • Updating and maintaining pharmacy orders, printing reports, and packaging medicines.
  • Resolving Pyxis generated "stock out" bulletins and "medications not loaded" reports quickly.
  • Entering drug orders into the computer system, filling prescriptions, performing monthly and daily billing responsibilities, and other clerical duties within the department.
  • Accurately processing pharmacy orders, at satisfactorily production levels.
  • Dispensing prescriptions, handling inventory, following pharmacy policies and procedures.
  • Performing data entry of prescriptions, third-party insurance billing, assist pharmacist in counting, mixing, preparing, and dispensing medications.
  • Answering multi-line phone system, directing phone calls to appropriate personnel or department.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Pharmaceutical

Senior Pharmacy Technician Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented Senior Pharmacy Technician who is a self-starter and a rapid learner with experience in the administrative and medico-pharmacy environment. Knowledgeable in medical terminology, data management and proficient in computer applications. Possess strong customer service, interpersonal and communication skills. Hard working, resourceful and highly organized. Knowledgeable in reading, writing and communicating in Spanish. Looking for a challenging position as a pharmacy technician where I may use my ability to work with details and precision in providing relevant services.

Skills : Computer Building, Spanish, All Microsoft Programs, Prescription Input, Troubleshoot & Resolution, Insurance Billing, Faxing, Patient Profile Maintenance

Description :

  • Directly working with customers and pharmacists with primary responsibility for filling prescriptions accurately by counting, measuring and mixing the medication.
  • Utilizing strong interpersonal and communications skills to serve customers.
  • Working to ensure HIPAA policy, pharmacy regulatory compliance, rules, and regulations.
  • In charge of data entry, inventory of over the counter medication, completing cash register transactions, answering phones, answering customer's questions and concerns.
  • Responsible for billing and verifying customer's health insurance information.
  • Aiding in prescription manufacturing which includes data admittance and packaging, support orders, stocking and returned prescribed items and materials.
  • Assisting pharmacists in inventory control within the pharmacy, retaining pharmacy appearance, orders, and types of conditions in the over the counter area.
  • Ordering supplies and medications daily in order to maintain inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Pharmacy Technician/CSA with less than a year of hospital and retail pharmacy experience. Self-starter, detail oriented and focused on accuracy and efficiency, looking to acquire a challenging position in an environment where I can best utilize my skills. To secure a position that will allow me to use my strong communication skills and experience to improve Customer Satisfaction with a well-established organization.

Skills : Pharmacology, Medical Assisting, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Management, Cash Register, Telephone, Scheduling

Description :

  • Assisted the pharmacist with providing safe and appropriate pharmacy services to the patients in accordance with the policies and procedures of Walgreens, the state's professional standards, and other regulatory entities.
  • Assisted with recording and maintaining pharmacy temperature and cleaning logs.
  • Ensured that all pharmacy surfaces, laminar flow hoods, and clean room are cleaned per the policy.
  • Understood and performed basic pharmaceutical calculations in order to obtain correct doses of medications.
  • Prepared medications under the supervision of a pharmacist so they are accurately compounded.
  • Ensured that a licensed pharmacist and properly checked all compounding and packing.
  • Assisted with product purchasing, inventory, and equipment management ordered the correct drug products from the wholesale company if requested.
  • Cleaned and tested infusion pumps and assisted with the system of tracking infusion pumps and medical equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
PhD