Pharmacy Technician II
Department: Central Refill Program
Job Type: Full Time
Job Class: Non-Union
Work Shift: Day/Evening with Variable Start Time
Work Days: 8 hours per shift w/ weekends start time varies
Date Posted: 10/15/2020
Requisition Number: hrq-99566
This pharmacy technician role will be in the Pharmaceutical Care Call Center (Central Refill Department). The Central Refill Department located at Commerce Place in Malden is the department that connects the Outpatient Pharmacy to the rest of the organization. We mainly use the electronic medical record to process refill requests, complete prior authorizations, do benefit reviews, and further communicate with providers and nursing to optimize patient care. The pharmacy technicians of Central Refill have increased responsibilities outside of the normal retail pharmacy to ensure patients are taken care of in a timely and efficient manner.
Job Purpose: The duties and responsibilities for a Central Refill technician include, but are not limited to: processing refill requests from all pharmacies, completing/communicating prior authorization requests with providers, benefit reviews for medication and immunizations prescribed or administered in the clinics, patient service liaison for those with medication questions or requests. The employee would also be responsible for other tasks as they arise.
Qualifications/Requirements: Massachusetts Pharmacy Technician license (in good standing). Certification: Completion of a Board of Pharmacy approved certifying body pharmacy technician certification examination is preferred. Work Experience: Minimum of one year experience as a pharmacy technician is preferred.