Job Title: Certified Pharmacy Technician (8488224)
Location: 4630 Woodland Corporate Blvd Tampa FL 33614
Pay rate: $14/hr.
Duration: 12 months assignment
Evaluates and authorizes approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or facsimile using client clinical criteri
Determines appropriateness for medications. Communicates decision to physicians, physicians office staff, medical management staff, and/or pharmacists.
Communicates selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage, and formulary alternatives to physicians, physicians office staff, medical management staff, and/or pharmacists.
Researches, resolves, and documents prior authorization outcomes in the pharmacy system.
Escalates requests to Pharmacist when request requires extensive clinical review or denial.
Researches, resolves, and documents physician or client inquiries and grievances. Provides verbal or written results to client, prescriber, provider, and/or management.
Performs other duties as required.
Position is not in a pharmacy
6 months experience in retail, hospital, or facility pharmacy setting required.
Proficiency in computerized pharmacy systems and software applications required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to follow clinical criteria and instructions
Experience with Windows-based software applications.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Pharmacy Technician Certification or License
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