pharmacy technician resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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To obtain a Licensed Practical Nurse position

  • Decision-Making Skills
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Clinical Skills
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Patient-oriented
  • CPR certified
Pharmacy Technician, 03/2014 to 03/2018
Medstar HealthNottingham, MD,
  • Consulted with customers via telephone or in-person to assist with navigating pharmacy systems and completing requests.
  • Refilled medications, offered insight into over-the-counter products and verified insurance benefits.
  • Received, reviewed, dispensed and labeled over 200 plus prescriptions daily with expert accuracy.
  • Researched customer health insurance plans to provide prescription authorization and efficient patient care.
  • Managed inventories, rotated stock, removed expired or damaged drug products and resolved discrepancies in drug counts.
  • Established and updated patient profiles, including lists of medications and insurance details.
  • Assisted pharmacist with clearing high volume of problem prescriptions and customer questions to maintain optimal team efficiency.
  • Worked with insurance companies to process claims, resolve problems and obtain payments.
  • Managed medication stocks, including conducting counts, labeling products and maintaining controls.
  • Trained 5 new technicians to provide excellent customer service
  • Checked medications for content, accuracy and completeness of all drug packaging and labeling to provide final verification of prescription.
  • Improved drug inventory management procedures to reduce waste and eliminate backorders or overstock.
  • Received and verified daily incoming drug inventories, reported discrepancies and logged items into inventory system.
  • Communicated with member physicians to prevent harmful drug reactions, therapy duplications and allergic reactions.
  • Reviewed and monitored patient medication files and lab data in hospital setting.
  • Created new customer profiles and updated information in pharmacy computer systems.
  • Merchandised related products to drive pharmacy department sales.
  • Verified insurance benefits to refill medications and upheld fantastic customer service standards.
  • Confirmed prescriptions for patients by placing calls and conferring with physicians' office staff.
  • Inspected medication storage locations to monitor drug expiration dates and ensure adequate supply inventory.
  • Delivered quality care to customers through close collaboration with pharmacist.
  • Prepared medication labels with item name and quantity.
  • Collaborated closely with pharmacist to deliver high level of quality care to patients and patrons.
  • Dispensed medications to patients in accordance with pharmacist orders.
  • Compiled customer demographic, allergy and medical history background.
  • Maintained lines of communication with patients, providing instructions and general support.
  • Restocked shelves and prepared expired drugs for return.
  • Ordered out of stock medications to ensure patients were taken care of accordingly.
  • Created new customer profiles and updated changes such as demographics, allergies, and new medications in pharmacy computer systems.
  • Filled and processed prescriptions to ensure prompt and efficient patient care.
  • Closely inspected medications to determine accuracy of identities, strengths and purities.
  • Entered and processed prescriptions into internal system with accuracy to avoid filling delays.
  • Efficiently processed cash register transactions for new and refilled prescription orders.
  • Prepared requisitions for drugs and supplies as directed by pharmacist.
  • Retrieved voicemails to better assist customers.
  • Processed prescriptions and checked them against known patient allergies to ensure prompt and efficient care.
  • Resolved third-party rejection claims.
  • Communicated extensively with patients to provide assistance, support and instructions.
  • Placed orders for out of stock medications to ensure patients received their prescriptions on time.
  • Calculated dosage, filled prescriptions and prepared prescription labels.
  • Processed prescription transfer requests from competitors.
  • Maintained clean and organized pharmacy shelving and work areas.
  • Entered orders into the system and filled medication orders.
  • Prepared and submitted claims to insurance companies for payment.
  • Communicated with insurance companies for billing purposes.
  • Ensured proper entry and processing of patient prescriptions in company system.
  • Adhered to regulatory guidelines for workplace safety and customer confidentiality.
  • Efficiently responded voicemails to promote assistance and service to customers.
  • Ensured accuracy in medication administration by carefully calculating dosage and preparing prescription labels.
  • Answered patient questions regarding medication.
  • Ordered medicines daily to ensure compliance with demands and needs.
  • Verified prescriptions by contacting physicians' offices and receiving approval.
Dietary Aide, 03/2013 to Current
Chelsea Jewish LifecareLongmeadow, MA,
  • Assisted with meal prep for 120 plus daily meals, following strict sanitation and food handling guidelines
  • Set tables before patients arrived to maintain efficiency of meal services.
  • Served specific meals to patients with special dietary needs with accuracy and speed.
  • Hand washed and used a dishwasher to wash plates, cups, utensils, serving tools and cooking equipment.
  • Setting up tables or other dining areas with attention to cleanliness and order
  • Preparing meals under the supervision of a dietary manager or cook
  • Delivered dishes and trays at designated times and rooms
  • Take down dining areas and collect plates, glasses etc.
  • Discard leftovers and take out garbage
  • Clean food stations and wash dishes, cooking vessels and silverware
  • Stock ingredients and monitor/check in inventory
  • Assist in keeping track of expenses and menu planning
  • Help maintain kitchen equipment and appliances
  • Organize and adjust tables for dining areas, paying special attention to cleanliness and ease of use
  • Deliver meals and food trays to patients at predetermined times
  • Maintain clean and orderly food stations for buffets and special events
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Ability to work on your feet and in the standing position for an extended period
  • Experience cooking various meals and following recipes
  • Ability to lift and transport heavy trays and carts as needed
Certified Nursing Assistant, 11/2014 to Current
Walker MethodistSaint Anthony, MN,
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Provided hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Preserved patient dignity and minimized discomfort by carrying out duties such as bedpan changes, diapering and bathing.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Provided personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Used mobility devices and lift equipment to carefully and transport patients.
  • Provided nursing assistance to residents in [Number]-bed [Type] care facility.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms in need of further attention.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 12/2019
Central Susquehanna LPN Career Center - Lewisburg, PA,

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School Attended

  • Central Susquehanna LPN Career Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Dietary Aide
  • Certified Nursing Assistant


  • Associate of Science

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