Community Retail Pharmacist
Responsible for providing efficient and accurate prescription filling, while providing medication counseling and education to patients. Consulting with physicians and patients with regard to drug dose, interactions, side effects, and disease management.
- Entered new and refill medication orders into InteRx software system and verified each complete order.
- Managed accuracy and safety in a very high volume pharmacy.
- Communicated with physicians and health care providers via telephone and fax.
- Provided patient counseling in person and via telephone.
- Compounded medications upon request and worked closely with oncology/radiation centers to provide specialty medication.
- Contacted insurance companies and health care providers if any issue occurred.
- Improved drug-inventory management systems to reduce waste, cost, and back ordered items.