Office Coordinator, Pharmacy (Full Time)

JFK MEDICAL CENTER Edison Requisition # 2022-115394 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysNo Holidays Required On CallNo On-Call Required Shift HoursVaries Address65 James Street, Edison, 08820

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How have you impacted someone’s life today?

At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

Assists the Pharmacy management team in key areas: scheduling, payroll, performance metric measurements, performance improvement monitoring, as well as filing, copying, archiving documents, and assisting staff with other duties as requested and/or assigned. Attention to detail, follow through, communication skills, and the ability to multitask is required.


A Day in the life of an Office Coordinator Pharmacy at Hackensack Meridian includes:

  • Organizes and prioritizes daily workload to assure completion of responsibilities. Maintains a neat and orderly work area and department.
  • Demonstrates accuracy, speed and timeliness in completing work assignments. Manages interruptions appropriately, consistently utilizing work time effectively to perform individual job tasks and assist co-workers in performing related tasks, demonstrating discretion involving non work related interactions.
  • Performs job tasks in a thorough, organized manner. Recognizes problems early in their development and takes appropriate actions to resolve them.
  • Seeks guidance in handing concerns outside the scope of personal authority. Makes appropriate routine decisions.
  • Communicates with supervisor to clarify assignments and priorities as needed, demonstrating courtesy and respect. Follows through to ensure that all problems are resolved.
  • Answers phones promptly, screens and refers calls. Questions caller appropriately in order to best determine his/her needs.
  • Maintains adequate inventory of office supplies for departmental use.
  •  Maintains HR files. Ensures new employees are oriented to department and onboarding documents are accurate and complete. Orients and trains new staff members as requested.
  • Scheduling of staff as assigned and payroll oversight.
  • Disseminates departmental information to staff as requested by management.
  • Participates in the collection of departmental and hospital performance improvement metrics through auditing.
  • Ensures all areas required for inspection, within and outside of the pharmacy, are completed timely and forms legible and accurate.
  • Maintains records for assigned competencies, E-Learnings, productivity/operational/punctuality metrics and clinical intervention data.
  • Other duties and/or projects as assigned.
  • Adheres to HMH Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.


Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  1. High school diploma or equivalent required
  2. Minimum of two years administrative assistant/office coordinator experience with a minimum of one year in a health care/pharmacy setting.
  3. Computer skills; Word, Excel; strong interpersonal, telephone and organizational skills.
  4. Secretarial or medical office certificate.
  5. Pharmacy/nursing background.

Licenses and Certifications Required:

  1. Pharmacy Technician License.


If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

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Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) is a Mandatory COVID-19 and Influenza Vaccination Facility

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.