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OptumCare Sr Pharmacy Tech - Salt Lake City, UT

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
West Valley City, UT
Date:
04/24/2018
2018-04-242018-05-23
Job Code:
758369
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758369 Optum Sr Pharmacy Tech Salt Lake City UT

OptumCare Sr Pharmacy Tech - Salt Lake City, UT (758369)

Position Description

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)
 
The Sr. Pharmacy Technician will perform various duties related medication adherence and medication reconciliation. The candidate will access, input, and retrieve prescription information from computer systems, providers, or patients. Consults with customers, patients and/or physicians regarding use of medications and potential drug interactions. Pharmacy Technicians must have current state license or national certification without restrictions based on regulatory requirements of worksite.  Positions in this function are responsible for providing expertise and customer service support to members, customers, and/or providers. Direct phone-based customer interaction to answer and resolve a wide variety of inquiries.

Required Qualifications:  

  • 2+ years of Pharmacy related experience
  • High school diploma, GED or 10 years of equivalent working experience
  • Available to work 40 hours per week and overtime as required according to the needs of the business
  • Pharmacy Technician licensing and registration as required
  • Knowledge of drugs / medications
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Demonstrate accuracy, timeliness, organization and attention to detail
  • Physical Requirements and Work Environment: Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands/fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods of close vision looking at a computer monitor

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current pharmacy technician certification
  • Advanced Education
  • Experience in managed care pharmacy (e.g., Pharmacy Benefits Manager, Medicare Advantage)
  • Knowledge of Medicare part D
  • Recognize potential drug discrepancies and barriers to adherence
  • 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, Salt Lake City, UT, West Valley City, UT, Utah

Job Details

  • Contest Number758369
  • Job TitleOptumCare Sr Pharmacy Tech - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Job FamilyPharmacy
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • West Valley City, UT
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

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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