Pharmacist at Alto in San Francisco, CA

May 27, 2023
$20 - $28 / hour

Job Description

Alto is a telehealth pharmacy focused on helping people live healthier by making the prescription experience easier, more supportive, and more affordable. We’re transforming a $500 billion industry by reinventing what a pharmacy can do, for both patients and providers–from hand-delivering medications for free to offering on-call help by text or chat. Over one million deliveries, over a thousand five-star Yelp reviews, and an NPS score of +86 later, we’re proud to say we’ve built a pharmacy that people truly love. We’re building a new kind of pharmacy to cure one of our healthcare system’s most startling ills:
over 50% of prescriptions are never picked up. Because staying on track with doctor’s orders requires more than just delivering pills, we’re managing everything from insurance logistics to pricing, late-night questions to supply chain, and anything else that could stand in the way of effective treatment. Our more than 400 employees are dedicated to fulfilling medicine’s true purpose:
to improve the quality of life for everyone who needs it. We’ve filled over 1 million prescriptions to date. To aid our calling, we’ve raised $354 million in funding, and we’re on track to achieve $1 billion in annual recurring revenue (ARR) by 2021. Join us as we prove just how much a pharmacy can deliver. Alto Pharmacists work cross-functionally across operations, engineering, and design teams to build a better, more intuitive community pharmacy from the ground up. We focus on challenges that patients, providers, and payers face, and find solutions that optimize experience, transparency, and health outcomes. We are a fast-moving company with many moving parts, and here you’ll have an open invitation to help steer the future of Alto as we work towards expanding. What we’re looking for We’re looking for a Production Pharmacist with an entrepreneurial and productivity driven spirit who wants to help shape the future of the industry. You’ll work with a team in a dynamic environment where you will need to make decisions quickly while focusing on our success metrics. You’ll provide comprehensive and accurate clinical utilization review and dispensing services. This includes:
Review content and accuracy of drug packaging and labeling. Review for completeness and accuracy of new and refill prescriptions. Assist in the proper ordering, handling, receiving, documentation, storage and inventory management of all controlled substances A Bit About You:
Are eager to measure and improve accuracy and productivity Resourceful and have creative ideas on what needs to change in the industry Enjoy data analysis and are outcome focused Believes in continuous improvement Is passionate about improving the patient experience Can make quick and thoughtful decisions Minimum
It is a plus if you:
have experience in Kaizen and 5S principles and implementation have 1-2
years working in a community pharmacy Requirement:
Currently licensed and in good standing by the Board of Pharmacy Additional Physical Job Requirements:
Exposed to a normal office environment. Lift, carry, reach, and /or push/pull various items (bags, boxes, carts, etc.) while using proper technique up to 35 lbs. Standing and walking a majority of work days (8-10 hours), bending frequently, sitting occasionally depending on the needs of the pharmacy operation. Operate all equipment necessary to do the job. Read English, comprehend, and follow simple oral and written instructions. See details of objects that are less than a few feet away including differences between colors, shades, and brightness. Required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as:
transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading. Assessing the accuracy, neatness and thoroughness of the work assigned. Use one or two hands and/ or fingers to grasp, move, or assemble objects. Repeat the same movements. Travel:
Yes. Required up to 10% of the time
Salary Range:
$80K — $100K
Minimum Qualification
PharmacyEstimated Salary: $20 to $28 per hour based on qualifications.