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July 28, 2017

 Certified Pharmacy Technician
Job Number: CPTTX
Job Type: Contract
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Company: Quality Staffing of America, Inc.
Location: Houston, TX
Date Posted: 07/12/2017
Travel: None
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Job Description
CERTIFIED PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
 
This position requires the Pharmacy Technician to review, deny or approve and communicate decisions for prior authorization pharmacy requests according to clinical guidelines.
 
Responsibilities Include:
·         Evaluates and authorizes approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or facsimile using client clinical criteria.
·         Determines appropriateness for medications.
·         Communicates decision to physicians, physician’s office staff, medical management staff, and/or pharmacists.
·         Communicates selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage, and formulary alternatives to physicians, physician’s 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.
 
Requirements:
·         Pharmacy Technician Certification or License 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.


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