Henry Ford Health System Pharmacy Clerk- Lobby- Full Time in Detroit, Michigan

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Under the supervision of a registered pharmacist, assists in the stocking and storage of inventory. Assists in the filing of prescription records. Operates the POS system where applicable. Delivers completed prescription orders to patients in the various clinics and/or hospital at their location. Assists in the shipping of packages to patient’s home or office. Reports to the pharmacist on duty.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists where allowed by law in the processing of the pharmacy order.

  • Put away medications on the shelves as needed in their appropriate locations.

  • Mark with a bold X all opened drug bottles.

  • Straightens and inventories all over the counter medications.

  • In the Ambulatory setting, operate the POS system. Ring up patients at the pharmacy. Create delivery slips for subsequent delivery to a clinic or a patient. Collect payments when possible. Create A/R accounts for patients when needed.

  • Prepare labels for courier pick-ups as needed.

  • Monitor for address changes for package shipping and customer requests for different delivery sites.

  • Organizes numerically the filing of prescriptions to be kept for ten years.

  • Promote a professional and friendly atmosphere to all pharmacy customers and staff.

  • Assist customers in problem areas that may arise.

  • Performs related duties as required.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent or currently be attending high school at senior level status with authorization to work.

  • Ability to maintain (lift, carry, stack) up to 40 lbs. of pharmacy inventory.

  • Ability to work effectively with others.

    Overview

    Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health

    care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes

    the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health

    insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory

    network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a

    full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care.

    The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600

    employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The

    health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com.

    Benefits

    Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

    making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry

    Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

    Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are

    dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

    and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an

    employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

    (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness

    and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other

    benefits and services.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.