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Front Pharmacy Technician - Carlsbad, CA - 910313

Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Job Code
    910313
  • Jobs Rated
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Careers with OptumRx.We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here youll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, youre empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doingyour life's best work.(sm)

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As aFront Pharmacy Technician, your contributions will extend beyond fulfilling prescriptions. Youll incorporate your knowledge of specialty medications as you work through the authorization process including review of physician's letters of medical necessity and reviewing/approving requests for prescription prior authorizations. Along the way, youll discover the training, support and career opportunities youd expect from a Fortune 7 leader.

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Prescription Processing, interpreting physicians' prescriptions, create order, access/inputs/retrieve prescription information and verify reimbursement eligibility.
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  • Root Cause analysis
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  • Complete training and upskilling in specific areas as needed
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  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
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  • Extensive work experience, possibly in multiple functions.
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  • Work does not usually require established procedures.
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  • Works independently.
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  • Requires current pharmacy technician state license or national certification without restrictions based on regulatory requirements of worksite.
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This role is equally challenging and rewarding. Strong attention to detail and computer skills are required as you confirm prescription orders and information for the automated fulfillment for accuracy. Its a fast paced, high volume environment where accuracy is essential. The role also requires you to monitor products that have been recalled to ensure safety protocols are followed.

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Youll 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.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • High School Diploma/ GED or above
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  • 1 year or more of Pharmacy Technician experience
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  • Unrestricted Pharmacy Technician License or National Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB)
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  • You will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or other company location
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  • Ability to work regularly scheduled shifts within our hours of operation (6:00 am - 10:00 pm PST) including the training period, where lunches and breaks are scheduled, with the flexibility to adjust daily schedule, and work overtime and / or weekends / holidays, as needed
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  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using theProtectWellmobileapp, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phonesystem)or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior toentering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe.Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders.In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expectedto wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.
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PreferredQualifications:

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  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
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UnitedHealth Group is an essential business.The health and safety of our team members is our highest priority, so we are taking a science driven approach to slowly welcome and transition some of our workforce back to the office with many safety protocols in place. We continue to monitor and assess before we confirm the return of each wave, paying specific attention to geography-specific trends. We have taken steps to ensure the safety of our 325,000 team members and their families, providing them with resources and support as they continue to serve the members, patients and customers who depend on us.

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Some of the steps weve taken to ensure employee well-being include:

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  • Launched our ProtectWell app and UnitedCARES program to help ease the burden and stress for our UnitedHealth Group team members and their immediate family affected by COVID-19
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  • Daily updates from our CEO Dave Wichmann to support and inspire team members during this challenging time
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  • Onsite social distancing and increased sanitization measures for employees who have been welcomed back to our offices
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  • Fully cover the COVID-19 healthcare costs for our employees
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  • Employees who self-identify as high risk or who live with someone who is high risk have been asked to remain working from home
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You can learn more about all we are doing to fight COVID-19 and support impacted communities: click here.

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What we do defines who we are. Take a deeper look at how we're providing support during this global health crisis and search for a way you can get involved. View our Covid-19 Resources Page: click here.

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"Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Posted: 2021-01-15 Expires: 2021-03-17

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