Pharmacy Order Entry Tech in Louisville, KY at ResCare

Date Posted: 6/27/2018

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Job Description


Title: Pharmacy Order Entry Tech

Job Category: Corporate Services

Line of Business: Pharmacy Services

About Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Alternatives is a specialized closed-door pharmacy focused on serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).  We are one of the only pharmacies in the nation that specializes in serving individuals with IDD, by providing innovative dispensing systems, electronic medication management and specifically trained pharmacists. We take out the guesswork by working directly with clients, family members, physicians and other supporting agencies.

As a(n) Pharmacy Order Entry Tech you will: 

The Order Entry Technician performs order entry tasks and the related activities in support of the medication dispensing process. This employee works under direct supervision of the Pharmacy Director and may be managed by higher level Pharmacy Technicians.


  • Calculates and/or verifies the correct dosage based on the prescription
  • Enters new and refill orders in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Process orders based on the priority assigned
  • Batch and print labels and packing slips
  • File documentation as required by Pharmacy Alternatives and pharmacy regulations.
  • Prepare backup pharmacy orders
  • Comply with a process that addresses all state and federal guidelines regarding medication labeling.
  • Courteously assists all internal and external customers
  • Consult with dispensing pharmacist regarding prescription order clarification, non-stock items, order entry problems or concerns.
  • Complete all data fields according to pharmacy procedures including use of approved abbreviations.
  • Follow all applicable government regulations including HIPAA.
  • Assist with pharmacy workflow as needed
  • Other duties as assigned; Job duties may vary by location.

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Pharmacy tech certification in appropriate state
  • Minimum 1 year of related experience in data entry.
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Attention to detail and be able to work under deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

Additional Information

Hours for this position will be Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm


Our Company offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.