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Pharmacy Automation Specialist in Sanford, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Sanford, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Corporate

Job Description


Automation Specialist AdventHealth Corporate

Location Address: 582 Monroe Rd Suite 1412 Sanford, FL 32771

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Corporate

  • Great benefits
  • Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
  • Career growth and advancement potential
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full-Time, Monday – Friday

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Operates and maintains complex pharmacy automation dispensing/computer equipment used to prepare and dispense pharmaceuticals according to pharmacy processes, ensuring a smooth flow of totes through the fulfillment process. Performs minor equipment troubleshooting as necessary and follows strict cleaning schedule to ensure proper equipment functionality.
  • Follows standard filling procedure guidelines such as scanning the correct drug and labels, notifying automation administrator when account has been locked. Keeps filling errors to a minimum, exceeding industry standard.
  • Proactively updates Automation Supervisor/Manager on staffing, team status, operational bottlenecks, or any other issues and works to fill in the gap where needed.
  • Packs all medications appropriately according to pharmacy packing policy to assure no damage during shipping and the integrity of the medication is maintained.
  • Completes appropriate shipping manifest in a timely manner and communicates any order discrepancies to the appropriate staff member.
  • Actively analyzes system to provide accurate and efficient prescription fulfillment in manual processing area, communicating any concerns to Automation Supervisor/Manager in a timely manner.
  • Supports departmental and organizational Mission through appropriate use of resources, aiding team members and management, accepting work or scheduled assignments and acts as a role model to the team to provide suggestions and creative ideas for process and performance improvement.

What You Will Need:
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 year of pharmacy technician experience, in a retail or mail-order setting.
  • A current Florida Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration, RPT; Must complete state required continuing education requirement for registration
Job Summary:

The Pharmacy Automation Specialist performs a wide range of supportive duties to assist the Pharmacist in preparing and dispensing medication so that patients receive consistent care. Duties include, operating pharmacy automation system, filling prescription orders, packing and shipping medications. In addition, this position also assists the Pharmacist in maintaining inventory and patient records. This position provides workflow distribution, day-to-day work oversight, reporting, subject matter expertise, and troubleshooting of the Pharmacy automated fulfillment system as assigned. Works only under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist and does not perform duties that can only be legally performed by a registered Pharmacist.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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