Pharmacy Tech I in Scottsdale, AZ at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/11/2018

Job Description

Job #:  837161

Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest IT staffing firm, has a contract opportunity for an Pharmacy Technician to support one of our clients in the Healthcare Industry out of Scottsdale, AZ.  If you, or someone you know, may be interested in this opportunity, please contact Molly Matthei at mmatthei@apexsystems.com.   Description: As a pharmacy technician you will be taking inbound calls from physicians and members for the Specialty Guideline Management Programs. You will also be responsible for computes system data entry, data management, and reporting.

Additional duties will include collaborating with physician office staff as well as customer service, admissions and pharmacy operations departments to communicate referral disposition. Duties of care coordinator will include answering inbound calls, processing cases, loading authorizations, and making follow up calls.

REQUIRED

Arizona state pharmacy technician/trainee license (must be in good standing).

PREFERRED

Nationally Certified as Pharmacy technician (PTCB)

1+ year of pharmacy technician experience.

Experience with basic pharmaceutical knowledge pertaining to terminology, calculations, and protocols.

Must be computer literate with desired proficiency in MS Office products (Outlook, Word and Excel).

 

  Position Summary: This position takes in-coming calls from members, providers, etc providing professional phone assistance to all callers through the criteria based prior authorization process. Maintains complete, timely and accurate documentation of all approvals and denials, and transfers all clinical questions and judgment calls to the pharmacist.

  Duties: * Advanced computer skills including word processing and spreadsheet utilization. * Excellent customer service skills (written and verbal).

  Experience: Preferred: Minimum (1) year experience required in a customer service position with high volume call center experience; preferably in healthcare, social services, or a similar service position.