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Prescribing Clerk

Closing Date: 23rd September 2022

Job summary

Coltishall Medical Practice has implemented a Prescribing Clerk role. You will be working closely with the dispensary team to provide a safe and efficient system for processing scripts and enhancing patient services by ensuring that all drug monitoring is in place and booking patients for medication reviews.

The role is for 20 hours per working Monday, Tuesday pm and Friday with flexibility to cover colleagues absence as required.

Main duties of the job

The successful candidate will be conscientious, hard working with the ability to work with a high attention to detail and demonstrate excellent communication skills. They must also be willing to train for an NVQ in dispensary. Previous experience of primary care and knowledge of clinical systems will be an advantage but full training will be given.

About us

Coltishall Medical Practice is a busy and friendly GP practice with 8 GPs, 1 ANPs and Practice Nurse team supported by an excellent administrative team.

Based on the Norfolk Broads with a largely rural population we work hard to provide high quality services to a patient list size approaching 9000.

For further information about our practice please visit our website www.coltishallsurgery.nhs.uk

Job description

  • Practice: Coltishall Medical Practice
  • Job Title: Prescribing Clerk
  • Line Manager: Dispensary Manager
  • Accountable to: Practice Manager
  • Hours per week: 20 Hours per week. Monday, Tuesday pm & Friday

Job Summary

To be responsible for the accurate and timely processing of medication requests for the entitled population, liaising effectively with all relevant personnel. Duties can include but are not limited to, the processing of repeat prescriptions in electronic and hard copy format, including online requests, arranging medication reviews ensuring all relevant monitoring tests and checks have been carried out prior to review. In addition, the post-holder will be required to support the multidisciplinary team, ensuring the strategic objectives of the practice are met.

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