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Pharmacy Assistant (to Pharmacy Technician) - Temp to Contract

Location: Singapore
Company: National Healthcare Group Polyclinics
Monster
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Job Description :

Have a keen interest in drugs and medicines and their mechanism of action on the body

Enjoy interacting with individuals from all walks of life

Motivated by a fast-paced dynamic environment with quick turnaround

Able to multi-task and stay focused with accuracy

Interested in contributing to the healthcare industry


As part of TTSH's efforts to groom Pharmacy Technicians, thePharmacy Assistant to Pharmacy Technicianscheme facilitates aspiring individuals (including mid-career switchers) to work towards a career as a Pharmacy Technician.

8weeks temphourly rated contract as a Pharmacy Assistant.
Subject to performance, candidates may be offered a 1 year contract (renewable basis) as a Pharmacy Assistant.
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The Pharmacy Assistant and Pharmacy Technicians are primarily patient-fronting positions.

The following roles will be performed by the Pharmacy Assistants as part of the scheme.

Frontline duties:

Attending to phone or walk-in enquiries from patients and next-of-kin
Financial counselling (relating to Government schemes & subsidies or insurance schemes)
Conduct Medication Supply Verification for patients at assigned clinics

Backend:

.Picking, packing and labelling of medication prescriptions with speed and accuracy, within the targeted timeframe

Re-label and print summary labels, rectify typing errors, file and count prescriptions
Management of drug stock and inventory, involving monitoring of buffer stock, checking of near-expiry medications and receiving goods from store
Detect prescription errors or prescription processing errors and perform prescriber clarification and prescription rectification appropriately
Ad-hoc duties from time to time

Depending on performance, candidates may be sponsored to undergo the Certified Pharmacy Technician Course (CPTC) in order to be certified and progress further as a Pharmacy Technician.

Requirements

Minimum 3 GCE 'O' level credits in English, Mathematics and Science OR NITEC/Diploma holders in any discipline
Minimum 2 years of working experience (not limited to within healthcare, although relevant healthcare related work would be an advantage)
A team player with excellent interpersonal skills
A passion in healthcare and customer service
Independent and meticulous
Able to multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Individuals considering a mid-career switch are welcome
Office Hours (Mondays - Fridays, Half days on Saturdays, may be rostered on Sundays & PH)

Job Description : Have a keen interest in drugs and medicines and their mechanism of action on the body? Enjoy interacting with individuals from all walks of life? Motivated by a fast-paced dynamic environment with quick turnaround? Able to mul

Skills: Pharmacy Assistant (to Pharmacy Technician) - Temp to Contract

Experience: 1.00-4.00 Years

Education: Diploma

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