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Pharmacy Buyer - Health Central Pharmacy - Varies Shift


Pharmacy Buyer - Health Central Pharmacy - Varies Shift

Location: Orlando Health - Health Central Hospital

Address: 10000 W. Colonial Dr. Suite 285, (Health Central MOB) Ocoee FL 34761

Department: Pharmacy
Status: Variable Full Time
Shift: Varies
ReqID: req18541


Maintains appropriate inventorylevels of all drugs/supplies stocked. Makes major decisions in purchasing whilecomplying with budget limitations, and achieving a maximum inventory turnoverrate.


  • High School diploma orequivalent required.


  • Must be currently registered with the Florida State Boardof Pharmacy, renewed every two years.


  • Assistsin the development and awarding of bids and contracts; determines most costeffective vendor for daily pharmaceutical ordering.

  • Overseesreceiving, storage, borrowing and return of medications.

  • Accuratelyprepares billing documentation for accounting; maintains data files on allnegotiated contracts, purchase orders, invoices and receivers.

  • Performsthe basic buyer procedures required by the assigned area and consistent withOrlando Health policy and procedures.

  • Locatesmanufacturer back order and temporary out items from most cost effectivevendors, and keeps staff informed.

  • Responsiblefor preparing expense reports when requested.

  • Demonstratesknowledge and functionality of wholesaler and Lawson computer systems.

  • Responsiblefor end of month transfer process.

  • Functionsas a Pharmacy technician when required.

  • Coordinatesdisposal of all expired medications.

  • Evaluatesall non-formulary requests before bringing a non-formulary item into theirfacility.

  • Maintainsand replenishes 340B inventory separately from regular inventory.

  • Maintainsinvoicing for all drug and supply accounts.

  • Maintains database andpaperwork on all medication recalls.


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