10 Best Pharmacy Assistant Job Descriptions

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 1

The Pharmacy Assistant works in the pharmacy under the supervision of a licensed Pharmacist and assists in pharmacy activities not requiring the professional judgment of the pharmacist. Works areas to include but not limited to filling unit dose, repackaging, billing, maintenance of inventory, filling stock requests.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 1

special offer
Download PDF with all 10 Pharmacy Assistant Job Descriptions
Join our webinar: How to improve your recruitment strategy with 100Hires

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 1

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 2

Under direct supervision and control of a licensed Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Assistant provides in-person and telephone reception, receives and directs new and refill prescriptions for further processing, produces computerized or typed prescription labels, packages and sells filled prescriptions and pharmaceutical merchandise and assists pharmacy personnel with clerical functions.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 2

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 2

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 3

The Pharmacy Assistant provides pharmaceutical care to patients within the Health System by primarily assisting with the organization, stocking, and distribution of medications while under the direct supervisor of a licensed pharmacist. The Pharmacy Assistant services are provided in compliance with the Department of Health, The Joint Commission, and State Board of Pharmacy regulations.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 3

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 3

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 4

The Pharmacy Assistant, under the Pharmacist's supervision and according to established policies and procedures, assists with the medication distribution system.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 4

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 4

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 5

The Pharmacy Assistant assists pharmacists in dispensing prescription medications to patients; interacts with patients providing information and education on their prescriptions through completion of sales transactions.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 5

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 5

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 6

We have an outstanding opportunity for a Pharmacy Assistant. The Pharmacy Assistant will assist the pharmacist in technical pharmacy activities and performs assigned tasks under direct supervision.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 6

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 6

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 7

We're looking for someone to join our team as a Pharmacy Assistant who performs pharmacy-related billing functions, filing, sorting, medication delivery/receipt, and communicates with physicians, nursing personnel, and other hospital staff. Monitors drug stock levels. Receives and orders drugs as needed. Makes decisions regarding own work, often limited and confined to routine matters. Elevates questions, problems and significant challenges to more senior staff for direction.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 7

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 7

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 8

The Pharmacy Assistant assists in general pharmacy duties as directed, may be asked to assist in various positions throughout the pharmacy as needed. Duties may include the filling of medications in correct packaging according to home preference, without error, and in a timely manner.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 8

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 8

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 9

This position is responsible for supporting the practice of pharmacy. The Pharmacy Assistant provides drug and product distribution services to pharmacy customers in a timely, professional and courteous manner, assists with record keeping and clerical activities, and stocks medications and other pharmacy materials under the supervision of a registered pharmacist or licensed pharmacy technician.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 9

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 9

Pharmacy Assistant Job summary 10

Under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, the Pharmacy Assistant may hand out and sell refills of medical prescriptions. May be expected to perform some clerical duties relating to the department. Must be familiar with a variety of the pharmacy field’s concepts, practices and procedures within the pharmacy field. Performs a variety of complicated tasks.

Pharmacy Assistant Duties & Responsibilities 10

Pharmacy Assistant Requirements & Skills 10

We use cookies to offer you our service. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies as described in our policy