1+ months

Bilingual (Spanish/English) Pharmacy Technician - San Juan, Puerto Rico

Blanding, UT 84511
  • Job Code
    887662

Join Us at Our Virtual Pharmacy Job Fair!

 

Thursday, October 22nd from 11:00am – 3:00pm ET

Register Here 

Connect from your smartphone, tablet, or computer to chat with Recruiters and learn more about our open pharmacy career opportunities across the United States.

We strongly encourage you to apply in advance of the event if you are interested in this opening. Attendance at the event isn't required to be a candidate for potential employment.

As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital.  At Optum, a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 5 leader, you'll find better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. You'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere. Take this opportunity to start doing your life's best work.(sm) 

 

Optum Puerto Rico Operations is creating an innovative approach to Pharmacy Benefit Management. As a Pharmacy Technician - Prior Authorization, you will be responsible for the accurate and timely processing of prescription orders, answering incoming calls, completing outbound calls to/from patients, physicians and pharmacists while ensuring a high level of customer service and maximizing productivity.

 

This role is equally challenging and rewarding. You will help identify problems and determine solutions both independently or in a team/group setting. You’ll need to work within multiple computer systems simultaneously as you respond to questions or provide specific medication details/clinical information. It’s a fast paced, high volume environment where accuracy is essential.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Process member prescriptions or prior authorizations through various computer systems ensuring the accuracy of all data and updating as necessary
  • Navigate across multiple computer systems to respond to questions or to provide specific medication details/clinical information
  • Receive incoming calls from members or providers and conduct outgoing calls as needed to provide follow-up or consultation such as prior authorization requirements, appeals, etc.
  • Apply benefit plan criteria when making decisions (approvals/denials) or recommendations
  • Educate members and providers on pharmaceutical benefits
  • Partner with others to gather additional information and/or to interpret clinical guidelines

*** ENGLISH PROFICIENCY ASSESSMENT WILL BE REQUIRED AFTER APPLICATION ***

 

This position is full-time (40 hours/week) Monday - Saturday. Employees are required to have flexibility to work any of our 8 hour shift schedules during our normal business hours of Monday to Saturday 7:00am - 10:00pm AST. It may be necessary, given the business need, to work occasional overtime or weekends.  Our office is located in the Montehiedra area in San Juan.

 

All new hires will be required to successfully complete Pharmacy Operations training classes and demonstrate proficiency of the material.

 

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

",

Categories

Posted: 2020-08-14 Expires: 2020-11-12

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Bilingual (Spanish/English) Pharmacy Technician - San Juan, Puerto Rico

UnitedHealth Group
Blanding, UT 84511

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast