FT Pharmacy Tech I (Data Entry) - 1st Shift:

St. Louis Missouri

PharMerica Corporation is a premier institutional pharmacy services provider, dedicated to providing quality patient care and innovative pharmacy solutions to institutional customers and patients in long-term care settings. With nearly $2 billion in annual revenues, PharMerica is the second largest institutional pharmacy company in America. PharMerica operates more than 100 institutional pharmacies in over 40 states and serves nursing facilities that care for approximately 350,000 patients.

The PharMerica facility in St. Louis is recruiting a Full-Time Pharmacy Technician I (Data Entry) to join the team. The Pharmacy Technician I (Data Entry) processes prescriptions by triaging and inputting into PMC computer systems according to PMC and DEA guidelines in a timely manner to allow prescriptions to be filled and delivered to the patient.

Provides a variety of data entry functions to support clinical and business operations.


Essential Functions:

  • Enter data into computer system to fill prescriptions and to obtain reimbursement/payment.
    • Consistently inputs data with an accuracy rate of 95% or better.
  • Read and input written prescriptions and medical data.
  • Interpret physicians’ orders and input into computerized med order system.
  • Perform drug calculations.
  • Perform computer system operations including order entry, billing, crediting, and updating medical records.
  •  Audits input versus documentation and makes corrections as needed.
  • May generate reports
  • May be required to perform pharmacy technician duties as needed.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Position Qualifications:

  • Required:  High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required:  1 year of experience in data entry
  • Desired:  Long-Term Care experience
  • Required:  Basic understanding of drugs, medical nomenclature, and metric system; ability to communicate effectively; skilled in operating a computer; skilled in performing detailed work
  • Licenses/Certifications: As required by state regulations and business needs

Must be available to work between the hours of Mon-Fri 8:00am-7:30pm, and rotating weekends, Sat 9:00am-5:30pm, Sun 9:00am - 2:30pm.  Please note, closing shift leaves when job complete




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