Pharmacy Technician I

Lake County, Illinois
Nov 23, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

  • Assist the pharmacist with practice of pharmacy in accordance with federal, state and local regulations, HIPAA guidelines, corporate and departmental policies and procedures by accurately interpreting healthcare provider’s prescription orders and entering it into the core pharmacy system; notifying the physician of any incomplete or incorrect prescription information and effectively performing the physician outreach process (within the legal limits of pharmacy technician authority).
  • Assist pharmacists in the picking, labeling, packing and shipping of orders.
  • Identifies and recommends process/system improvements that increase efficiency and productivity of Pharmacy Operations functional areas and communication of ideas with Pharmacy Operations Supervisors.
  • Additional responsibilities may be added as deemed necessary for the business by Pharmacy Solutions Management.
  • Interact professionally with other healthcare professionals working in the pharmacy to assure accurate provision of services to the patient.
  • Maintain current licensure and CE requirements as necessary.
  • Promote the AbbVie Way and influence positive culture.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. College or a 2-year Associate Degree is preferred.
  • Individuals must meet applicable Pharmacy Technician Licensure and Certification requirements no later than first day for employment.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years experience within a healthcare provider, PBM, Specialty Pharmacy or Retail/Mail Order Pharmacy setting, familiarity with medical record handling/documentation, strong core insurance (Medical and Pharmacy Benefit) knowledge, high quality customer service, knowledge of online verification systems, or similar experience preferred.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly in both written and oral communications.
  • Must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task and ability to make independent, high-quality decisions and operate under general supervision.
  • Strong computer skills required including quick and accurate data entry; including, but not limited to, Microsoft Word or Excel software applications.
  • Completes individual tasks, collaborative and cross-functional acumen, and ability to effectively manage time by adhering to deadlines required.
  • Flexible work schedule, ability to work between the hours of 7am to 7pm.

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At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.