Typical things that Pharmacy Technicians do:

  • Read prescriptions and prepare medications for dispensing to patients.

  • Make sterile IV solutions for patients in hospital settings using aseptic technique.

  • Assist customers by answering phones and questions.
  • Operate cash registers.
  • Locate items.
  • Refer questions to a pharmacist, when necessary.
  • Establish and maintaining patient profiles and prepare and process insurance claims and records.
  • Maintaining robotic dispensing machines and other pharmacy equipment.
  • Calculate and record charges for medication or equipment dispensed to patients.
  • Deliver medications or pharmaceutical supplies to patients, nursing stations, or surgery.
  • Understand prescriptions drugs; what they are used for, side effects, and dosage forms.

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