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NCID Pharmacy Assistant (to Pharmacy Technician) - Temp to Contract

Location: Singapore
Company: National Healthcare Group Polyclinics
foundit (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.
What you can expect from this scheme:
  • 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
  • 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.
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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
Requirements
Minimum 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?

Experience: 1.00-4.00 Years

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