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Retail Pharmacy Tech, PRN/Registry (as needed), St Mary Family Pharmacy, St Mary's Hospital Chi

Date: Apr 14, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US, 60622

Company: Presence Health

Requisition ID: 61549

Location: Presence St Mary Chicago

Location Address:
2233 West Division Street, Chicago, IL  60622 United States (US)


Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day




Under the direction of the Pharmacy Director, Manager, Supervisor and/or  Pharmacists, prepares and distributes prescriptions.




Greets patients and customers for prescription drug fills, may take orders via: telephone or electronically.  Verifies patient and doctor information is complete and accurate and confirms insurance coverage. Enters prescription fill information into database for processing.


Prepares and packages medications for dispensing..  Retrieves, counts, measures, and compounds drugs under the direction of the Pharmacist.  Applies  labels to packaged medication for Pharmacist review. 


Contacts third party payers to verify coverage.  Processes and submits claims for payment.  Investigates claims that are rejected and starts the prior approval process when necessary.


Performs cashiering and billing activities.  Reconciles the cash register and processes banking deposit forms on a daily basis.  May run reports to reconcile payments from insurance companies.


Follow-ups up on unclaimed prescription orders.  Returns unclaimed prescriptions to pharmacy for re-stocking and reverses payment to third party payers when applicable.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with customers and other health professionals.


Good customer service skills to effectively service outside patients.


Education and/or Experience                                                              

High School diploma or G.E.D. required

One year of pharmacy experience in a hospital and/or retail setting preferred


Computer Skills                                                          

 Knowledge of computers and point of sales systems (POS)


Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Illinois Pharmacy Technician License required.  If not licensed, may consider hiring with the stipulation that the license must be received within 60 days of hire.


Certificate by Pharmacy Technician Certification Board required.  If not certified, may consider hiring with the stipulation that certification must be received within 2 years of licensure.




Business Unit: Resurrection Pharmacy


EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Pharmacy, Clinic, Pharmacy Tech, Database, Healthcare, Technology