Pharmacy Assistant
Medical Arts Dispensary of ottawa (2003)LTD
Ottawa, ON

We are a specialist in Long term Care pharmacy service looking for a person who can help licensed pharmacists with administrative duties in running a pharmacy

Main Duties

  • Enter the prescription info into the computer
  • Handle insurance claims
  • Keep a record of patient information and maintain patient profiles
  • Prepare the prescription (this involves retrieving, counting, pouring, weighing, measuring and sometimes mixing the medication)
  • Packaging and labeling each dose separately
  • Stock and take inventory of prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Refer any questions regarding prescriptions, drug information or health matters to a pharmacist
  • Mange front shop orders

Skills required

  • Computer literacy and keyboarding skills are essential – kroll experience is a must
  • Excellent oral and written communication,
  • Caring attitude toward others
  • Ability to remain calm and handle emergencies
  • Also important are organizational skills and detail orientation.

Previous work experience is an add on

Job Type: Full-time


  • Pharmacy: 1 year (Required)