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You might hire a pharmacy technician to:

  • Complete pharmacy transactions and coordinate patient insurance information
  • Improve the quality, security, and compliance of the organization’s pharmacological services

  • Support physicians and pharmacists, and provide exemplary customer service to patients

  • Maintain a clean and orderly pharmacy that complies with local and national regulations
  • Enhance the efficiency of pharmacological services by following pharmacy processes and procedures


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Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent
Relevant certification, such as PTCB Certification
Valid local licenses or registrations, if applicable
Proficiency with digital prescription databases
Experience working in a pharmacy environment  
Understanding of medication dosage and measurement  
Strong communication skills and excellent attention to detail