Saturday , September 30 2023

Dischem Driver Vacancies – Pharmacist Assistant

Website Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Job Description:

Dis-Chem Pharmacies require the services of a reputable Post Basic Qualify Pharmacist Assistant for their Mega City store. Your portfolio will cover the provision of pharmaceutical care by taking responsibility for the patient’s medicine-related needs, and being accountable for meeting these needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the ordering of medicine and scheduled substances up to, and including, Schedule 6 according to an instruction of a person authorised in terms of the Medicines Act to purchase or obtain such medicine or scheduled substance
  • Follow up with patients regarding script tracking report as requested by the dispensary manager, and follow up on appointments
  • Give accurate instructions to patients regarding the correct use of medicine supplied
  • Advise and assist patients at the dispensary, self-medication and front-shop
  • Explain medical aid costs to patients
  • Capture script details accurately, and verify patients’ details on the system
  • Assist with the distribution and control of the stock of Schedule 1 to Schedule 5 medicines or scheduled substances
  • Ensure accurate picking /packing/labelling and checking of medication and be aware of common dosages as well as important drug interactions
  • Assist with the reading and preparation of a prescription’ the selection, manipulation or compounding of the medicine; the labelling and supply of the medicine, in an appropriate container following the interpretation and evaluation of the prescription by a pharmacist
  • Process all paperwork necessary for the accurate submission of claims to medical aids
  • Ensure all medications are checked for accuracy by and signed by a pharmacist
  • Accurately interpret scripts and act in a professional and responsible manner and within the legal requirements in accordance with the SAPC
  • Keep abreast of changes in medical aid procedures and requirements for claims and dispensing

Job Requirements:

  • English and 2nd language – Read, write and speak
  • Problem-solving
  • Customer service/focus
  • Sound numerical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication skills, listening
  • Team player

Qualification & Experience:

  • Working experience on Unisolv
  • Computer literate – MS Office
  • Grade 12 / Matric
  • Sound numerical skills
  • Basic Pharmacist Assistance qualification
  • Registered with the South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC)

Job Details:

Company: Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mafikeng, North West, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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