RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care delivery system in New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year. The system includes eleven acute care hospitals, three acute care children's hospitals and a leading pediatric rehabilitation hospital (Children's Specialized Hospital).
RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey's second largest private employer - with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns.
Assists in the preparation and distribution of medications in a safe and effective manner under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist and adheres to corporate/department policies and procedures as well as state and federal laws. Primary duties include: 1) intake of new prescriptions including pertinent patient information; 2) prepares/packages medications for pharmacist verification; 3) data entry of prescriptions/insurance info 4) calling insurance companies to resolve issues; 5) initiating Prior Authorization process; 6) communicates with prescribers to obtain refill authorization; 6) assists in pharmacy inventory management: inventory returns, restocking shelves, placing and expediting orders, verifying receipt, monitor for outdated drugs, and physical inventory preparation; 7) assists patients/ring out sales at POS while providing quality customer service in a timely manner; 8) process bank deposits; 9) maintains and demonstrates solid knowledge regarding generic to trade name relationships, pharmacy calculations, and Rx abbreviations and symbols.
High school graduate or equivalent. Associates degree preferred. Experience: 1 year of retail Pharmacy experience preferred.
Pharmacy Technician registration/certification as required by state regulations. Successful completion of all orientation programs.
We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:
Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off
Short & Long Term Disability
Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts