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Senior Pharmacy Technician - AZ (Telecommute) - 893456

Phoenix, AZ 85003 Work Remotely
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****Must reside in PHX METRO area****


The Sr. Pharmacy Technician is a collaborative role working with nurses, social workers medical directors and skilled nursing facilities. Sr. Pharmacy technicians assist Pharmacist in researching and preparing medication reviews and medication reconciliation. This includes researching drug information with available resources, assessing patient eligibility, evaluating drug claims data, preparing review for skilled nursing facilities and/or primary care providers, and documenting medication reconciliation information in electronic medical record. Also assists with metrics, administrative tasks and in future pharmacy programs.
"If you are located in Phoenix, AZ, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.
"Primary Responsibilities:


  • Organize and assemble medication reconciliation and review for transitions of care
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  • Research drug information as necessary
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  • Accurate drug data entry into electronic medical record
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  • Assess member eligibility
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  • Access drug claims data
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  • Record metrics
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  • Assist with reporting and report development
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  • Maintain patient confidentiality
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  • Collaborate with OptumCare team and program members outside OptumCare
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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.



Required Qualifications:
  • HS Diploma / GED
  • 2 years Pharmacy experience
  • Retail Pharmacy experience
  • Current pharmacy technician certification
  • Knowledge of drugs / medications
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Access
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Problem solving and decision making skills
  • Demonstrate accuracy, timeliness, organization and attention to detail
  • Local travel - up to 25%
  • You will be required to adhere to"UnitedHealth Group's US Telecommuting Policy.

  • If you need to enter a work site for"any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the"ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your"symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom"screener. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In"addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear"a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Current pharmacy technician certification
  • Advanced Education
  • Experience in managed care pharmacy (e.g., Pharmacy Benefits Manager, clinically related programs, appeals, prior authorization)
  • Knowledge of Medicare part D
  • Recognize potential drug interactions or discrepancies
  • Ability to identify and analyze drug data trends
  • Knowledge of HIPPA
  • Experience using EMR systems
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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.

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

Job Keywords: Pharmacy Technician, Managed Care, Certified Pharmacy Technician, Medicare Part D, Pharmacy Benefits, Pharm D, PBM, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona


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Posted: 2020-11-03 Expires: 2020-12-25

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.

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