Careers

Pharmacy Technician FLOAT – Alpena & Lincoln (A20-006a)

Make more than a living. Make a difference. Work for Alcona Health Center!

Alcona Health Center is a non-profit, Federally Qualified Health Center that is making a real impact in the Northern MI communities we serve, offering medical, behavioral health, dental and pharmacy services.

We are looking for a highly motivated, resourceful, and talented individual to join our team as Pharmacy Technician FLOAT. This is a full time (40 hour per week) position in our Lincoln and Alpena locations. The base wage is $13.15/hour depending on qualifications.

Benefits this position offers:

  • A positive work environment and a family friendly schedule
  • Family Health Benefits – Medical, Dental and Vision (90% Employer Paid)
  • Paid Leave includes holidays, personal, sick, and vacation
  • Short/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Continuing Education Assistance

General Summary:

Prepares, packages, and delivers medications under the supervision of a registered pharmacist.

Overview of Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serves patients at the pharmacy, including processing patient information, medication orders, refills, education, determines 340b eligibility, customer service, pharmacist referrals, etc.
  • Assists the pharmacist with filling prescriptions including inventory, repackaging, labeling, dispensing, transferring prescriptions, etc.
  • Provides administrative support to the pharmacy function including inventory cycle, stocking, ordering, third party insurance, telephone support, mail processing, clerical tasks, invoice processing, cash register duties, patient satisfaction, miscellaneous processes/operations, etc.
  • Handle protected health information (PHI) in a manner consistent with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA).
  • Maintains reliable attendance, stays within organization attendance policy guidelines. Demonstrates flexibility in scheduling.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Professional Knowledge:

  • Possesses work-related skills at a higher level than completion of high school, including formal written and verbal communications skills, computational and computer skills, mathematical, technical or health care related knowledge frequently acquired through completion of a trade school, para-professional, or certificate type program.
  • Requires specific knowledge and pharmacy technician training, typically acquired during completion of a Pharmacy Technician certificate program with a duration of up to a year.
  • Job duties are basically learned in training or on the job

Required Certification and/or Licensures:

  • Possesses a current CPR certification.
  • Possess a current License as a Pharmacy Technician.
  • Possesses a current State of Michigan driver’s license and valid automobile insurance.

We’re glad you are considering Alcona Health Center for employment! Successful candidates will work as a valued member of our team of medical professionals to provide quality, comprehensive care in the Patient Centered Medical Home model.

To Apply:

  • Please include your resume and letter of interest indicating why you believe you are a good fit for this role and how you can contribute to AHC.
  • Please apply directly via Indeed or through our application process at https://www.alconahealthcenters.org/careers.
  • Initial Applicant Review Date: 02/12/20. Position will remain posted until filled.

We’re glad you are considering Alcona Health Center for employment! Successful candidates will work as a valued member of our team of medical professionals to provide quality, comprehensive care in the Patient Centered Medical Home model.

Thank you.

Alcona Health Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Alcona Health Center is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Alcona Health Center are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Alcona Health Center will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Alcona Health Center encourages applicants of all ages.