Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume Samples

A Retail Pharmacy Technician works in grocery stores, chain supermarkets, and in high street pharmacies alongside pharmacists. The responsibilities shouldered are listed on the Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume as – helping in preparing medication, maintaining inventories, handling medicines to customers, collecting payments, answering inquiries, maintaining the cleanliness of the establishment, sterilizing surfaces and equipment, and preparing the pharmacy for opening and closing the store, greeting customers, receiving prescriptions; processing prescriptions electronically; resolving issues as they arise, measuring dosages, and undertaking administrative tasks.

A well-written sample resume showcases basic pharmacological knowledge, strong communication skills, aptitude in using computers, the ability to comply with all security measures and quality standards, knowledge of medication and dosage measurement, experience with online prescription systems, and a good understanding of pharmacy law and medical terminologies. Most resumes highlight a high school diploma and on-the-job training.

 

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume example

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Highly experienced Retail Pharmacy Technician with clinical experience in both the retail and hospital pharmacy settings. Committed to partnering with a patient-focused health care facility committed to professionalism, accuracy, and excellence.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Typing, Customer Service, Managerial, Telephone, Office Equipment, Medical Terminology, Cash Handling.

Description :

    1. Worked closely in a team atmosphere and maintain a positive attitude.
    2. Ensured prompt service in the Pharmacy department by assisting customers and operating the cash register.
    3. Accepted customer and prescription information, including refill authorization, from doctors' offices.
    4. Retrieved the appropriate medication from inventory.
    5. Placed medication into prescription containers.
    6. Combined medication for dispensing to customers.
    7. Input customer and prescription data into the computer system.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Retail Pharmacy Technician with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Medical Terminology & Anatomy Knowledge, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Updated patient's records.
    2. Answered incoming calls and routed callers to proper-extensions.
    3. Assisted the pharmacist with patient outreach calls.
    4. Restocked shelves, clean areas through a pharmacy.
    5. Provided customer service.
    6. Ability to demonstrate being knowledgable and clearly take a caring concern for the patients.
    7. Created prescription labels and put them on prescription containers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Medical Billing


Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Retail Pharmacy Technician with 5+ years of experience in Receiving prescriptions from patients and gather appropriate information per department policy, Assisting in the preparation and dispensing of medications and supplies as assigned, including counting, pouring, and labeling prescriptions.

Skills : Great Customer Service, Advanced In Microsoft Office, Critical Thinking, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Composed daily workflow schedules Regularly stocked shelves, rotated stock and checked for expired medications.
    2. Performed technical processes required to dispense medications to patients.
    3. Receptively answered customer questions and helped locate desired items in the pharmacy.
    4. Efficiently operated cash register and handled cash, checks, and charge transactions.
    5. Assisted the pharmacists with checking in and pricing drug orders, third party transactions, and relevant paperwork.
    6. Received and accurately processed written prescriptions from customers using RxNet computer software.
    7. Handed counted control medications, measured liquids, and reconstituted antibiotics.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented Retail Pharmacy Technician professional with strong technical skills and the ability to learn concepts quickly. Enjoy going above and beyond and learning new skills. Have experience in manufacturing, supervision and 13 years of pharmacy experience.

Skills : Assessment, Documentation, Medication Administration.

Description :

    1. Maintained up-to-date knowledge of store policies regarding payments, returns, and exchanges.
    2. Cross-trained and provided back-up for other customer service representatives when needed.
    3. Compiled statistical information for special reports.
    4. Processed bank reconciliations and financial reports to verify the practice of proper due diligence.
    5. Handled cash and deposits using proper accounting procedures and documentation.
    6. Provided friendly customer service at prescription drop-off and pick-up counters.
    7. Entered new patient profiles and prescriptions into the medication input software system.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Retail Pharmacy Technician position, responsible for Verifying insurance and resolve issues in a manner that will serve the customer's needs, Addressing third party prescription questions, which may include prior authorizations, vacation supplies, dose changes, price check, and drug utilization review.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Copy Machine, Fax, Phones, Filing, Cash Handling, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Counted and prepared medication in an effective and timely manner with accuracy.
    2. Filed processed and future prescriptions by date or prescription number.
    3. Communicated directly with doctors' offices via telephone, fax, and email.
    4. Answered and screened phone calls for the staff pharmacist in a friendly, efficient manner.
    5. Saved patient's money and increased pharmacy profit margins with therapeutically equivalent and more cost-effective generic drugs.
    6. Assisted other pharmacy staff with drug inventory, purchasing, and receiving.
    7. Discussed alternatives and medical coverage with doctors to submit prior authorizations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification In PTL

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Headline : As a Retail Pharmacy Technician, responsible for Processing new and refill prescriptions in the computer system quickly and accurately; including entering refill authorization requests, and entering and calculating complex prescriptions such as compounds and injectables.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Typing Of 45wpm, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Retrieved prescription orders.
    2. Counted, poured measured, and weighed tablets and medications.
    3. Mixed medications Selecting the proper prescription container.
    4. Created prescription labels.
    5. Prepared insurance claim forms.
    6. Maintained patient profiles.
    7. Completed cash register transactions Answering phones.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Highly motivated and detail-oriented inpatient hospital pharmacy technician with demonstrated versatility in adapting to ever-increasing complexity in the healthcare industry. In addition, a skilled technician at putting patient care first and foremost, with extensive expertise in IV preparation, medication compounding, and pharmaceutical calculations.

Skills : Time Management SKills, Customer Service, Communication.

Description :

    1. Effectively resolved insurance rejections and other billing issues.
    2. Managed drug and supply inventories.
    3. Inspected drug storage sites, monitored drug supply expiration dates, and ensured proper supply levels.
    4. Cleaned equipment and work areas and sterilized glassware to maintain safe and sanitary conditions.
    5. Receptively answered customer questions and helped locate desired items in the pharmacy.
    6. Reconstituted oral liquids.
    7. Effectively prioritized tasks and organized workflow to increase efficiency.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Objective : Retail Pharmacy Technician with 2+ years of experience in Responding to internal and external customer questions and concerns in a professional and customer-focused manner, Handling cash register transactions quickly and accurately.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Odyssey, MiCSES, Lotus.

Description :

    1. Greeted customers as they arrived at the counter and provided them with information and services specific to their needs.
    2. Took inventory of over-the-counter medications.
    3. Prepared daily, weekly, and monthly medi-sets for patients with multiple medications.
    4. Contacted patients to determine the best time and verify the address for deliveries.
    5. Maintained inventory for ordering and receiving medication shipments.
    6. Provided seamless customer service through all aspects of retail pharmacy including drop-off, data entry, insurance adjudication, production.
    7. Assisted Pharmacists, filling prescriptions, ordering medication, entering prescriptions into the computer, compounding oral solutions, ointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Summary : A Retail Pharmacy Technician with over 10 years' experience in retail, mail order, specialty, and compounding pharmacy. Experienced in workflow and medication, with a 1-year payment resolution specialist. Looking for a challenging position to continue to expand this experience. 

Skills : Analytical Skills, PAtient Care, Knowlege In Adding Compound Formulas To System.

Description :

    1. Entered and filled prescriptions using ICD 9 codes.
    2. Solved insurance issues, called insurance companies for overrides needed to process prescriptions.
    3. Contacted doctor offices on medication interactions, refills, prior authorizations, and quantity changes.
    4. Kept detailed records of prescriptions in pharmacy, sales, and returns.
    5. Cashed out registers at end of the night, balanced sales drawers to one hundred dollars nightly.
    6. Trained and initiated rotation schedule in the pharmacy to ensure every employee could handle every situation. 
    7. Greeted customers entering the reception area, looked up orders that customers were picking up, and scanned prescriptions to be sold to patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Retail Pharmacy Technician Resume

Headline : As a Retail Pharmacy Technician, responsible for performing under the direction of the Pharmacist to assist with identifying and resolving patient-specific medication-related issues in the patients best interest, Providing training to new and current staff on areas of expertise including computer/software, insurance plans, and problems that may occur, customer service, and other processes.

Skills : Customer Service, Detailed-Oriented, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Contacted medical doctor offices for follow-ups on refills, prior authorizations, and quantity changes.
    2. Contacted patients for insurance information, drug allergies, and new doctor contact information.
    3. Kept detailed records of prescriptions in the pharmacy, sales, and returns.
    4. Ordered new drugs and replenishments, stocked and cleaned drug shelves.
    5. Cashed out registers at end of the night, organized purchases made from that day, balanced sales drawers to one hundred dollars at end of shift.
    6. Assisted in the management of medications bound for offsite locations.
    7. Assisted in the ordering and maintenance of an economic and adequate inventory to service the needs of the client and the requirements of their patients.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      5-7 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      GED