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Pharm Tech / Consumer Medication Coordinator - Genoa Healthcare - Summit, NJ - 898865

Parsippany, NJ 07054
  • Job Code
    898865

Opportunities with Genoa"Healthcare. A career with Genoa"Healthcare means you're part of a collaborative effort to serve behavioral"health and addiction treatment communities."We do more than just provide medicine: we change lives for the"better. People with serious mental or"chronicillness - and those who care for them - have moving stories, and"at Genoa we become their voice, their partner."Working as part of a coordinated care team, we partner with community-based"providers and others to ensure that people with complex health conditions get"the right medications and are able to follow their treatment plans. Our personalized services - in-clinic"pharmacies, telepsychiatry and medication management - are leading the way to a"new level of care.

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We recently joined OptumRx, a"pharmacy care services company that is part of Optum and UnitedHealth Group's"family of businesses. We are part of a"leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated"to making the health system work better for everyone. Take a closer look to learn why a career with"Genoa Healthcare might be the path to discoveringyour life's best work.SM

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The"Pharmacy Tech/Consumer Medication"Coordinator position at Genoa is an essential role that impacts the lives"of an underserved population that needs a voice. This position is a liaison"between a partner clinic and a Genoa mental health specialty pharmacy. Primary"responsibilities include building strong relationships with the clinic partners"and communicating with consumers to assist them with their medication plan,"insurance and the full services of the Genoa pharmacy. A key function will be"promoting Genoa services to obtain new consumers and increasing the number of"consumers Genoa serves.

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  • Hours are Monday - Friday, 9:00AM-5:30PM with no evenings," weekends, or major holidays!
  • 18 days of PTO, 8 holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401k, and" tuition reimbursement!
  • Located inside : Summit" Oaks Hospital, 19 Prospect Street, Summit, NJ 07902
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Major Duties &"Responsibilities:

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  • Communicate with" all consumers of the mental health center regarding the medication" services Genoa provides.
  • Recruit and enroll" consumers utilizing enrollment forms and copy the consumer's insurance" card.
  • Facilitate the" collection of prescriptions to be faxed to the pharmacy for dispensing.
  • Ensure all" consumer insurance information is up to date in the Pharmacy system and is" properly charged for the medications dispensed.
  • Assist consumers" in contacting the pharmacist regarding all their medication questions and" ensure a prompt response to their questions.
  • Assist clinic staff" and pharmacy with prior authorizations and Patient Assistance programs as" needed.
  • Compliance" monitoring by contacting the consumer at least monthly to ensure" compliance and determine refill needs as applicable.
  • Prescription" refill management by utilizing the no refill report and contacting the" appropriate prescriber to ensure timely refills are completed and" dispensed to the consumer.
  • May include" Phlebotomy for consumers receiving Clozapine and other medications via" Genoa schedule blood draws and sends samples to the appropriate lab. {Only" applicable in clinics that are contracted for these services.}
  • Medication" delivery when needed and appropriate. {Only applicable in states that are" allowed.}
  • Check for" expiration dates (both on consumer's medications as well as house account" products/standing order meds.)
  • Ensure that" medications are stored properly (refrigerated drugs are kept in the" refrigerator, pen-tips are not stored on insulin pens, etc)
  • Check for" discrepancies (dose changes, discontinued medications, etc).
  • Take back expired" or discontinued medications for destruction (as long as they are clearly" labeled by a pharmacy)
  • Reliable" transportation and valid driver's license is required.
  • All areas of the" job description are subject to state regulations and allowances. {CMC will" receive a state specific document that shares state specific regulations" and allowances.}
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Educational or Skills"Requirements:

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  • Must be licensed New Jersey Pharmacy Technician
  • PTCB" Certification preferred but not required
  • Candidates" for the position will be subject to a standard reference and background" check.
  • Basic" reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally" acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Knowledge" of Microsoft Office and telephone protocol.
  • Duties require"professional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent" organizations skills
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Please go to the website to apply, do"not contact the Pharmacy or clinic directly.

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Diversity creates a healthier"atmosphere: 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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Job Keywords: Pharmacy,"Consumer, Medications, Customer Service, Healthcare, Pharmacy Technician, Pharm"Tech, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical, PTCB, NHA, CPhT, ExCPT

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Posted: 2020-10-27 Expires: 2020-12-25

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