I am a certified pharmacy technician with over 10 years of experience in the health care industry. I have a strong background in the healthcare field.
pharmacy, health care
insurance, health care, pharmacist, computer
Raytheon BBN Technologies
Checked for completeness and accuracy of all new and refill prescriptions and assisted in the delivery of health care services.
Performed medication reconciliation and counseled patients on their medications. Maintained proper storage and security conditions for all medications. Assisted in the preparation of the pharmacy for the hospital.
Compounded creams, ointments, suppositories, and other solutions for patients. Check and dispense medications. Ensure that all products are prepared and labeled.
Assisted in the development of a new pharmacy for the organization. Served as a liaison between the pharmacy and the community.
Counseled patients on proper use of medications and potential side effects. Assisted in the selection of OTC products. Provided drug information to medical staff.
Worked with the pharmacy department to ensure that the patients receive the best care possible. Provided medication counseling to patients on the proper use of their medications.
J. Frank Dobie High School
Worked with other health care professionals, insurance companies, and patients to ensure proper medication use. This included the use of the pharmacist.
Verified prescriptions and entered orders into computer system for accuracy. Provided drug information to physicians and nurses. Monitored patients for drug interactions, duplicate therapies, and adverse events.
Answered phone calls and processed incoming and outgoing mail. Assisted customers in choosing appropriate over-the-counter medications.
Checked prescriptions for appropriate dosage, drug interactions, allergies and contra-indications before dispensing medications. Calculated and recorded dosage calculations.
Assisted in the preparation of the prescription drug orders for the pharmacy. Also, prepared and dispensed medications in accordance with the legal and ethical standards.
Performed daily tasks such as filling prescriptions, verifying accuracy of prescriptions, and filling out scripts. Also, I was able to work in a fast paced environment.