Job Description

Payroll Title:
PHARMACY TCHN 3
Department:
Outpatient Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Lightwave Avenue
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#112475 Pharmacy Tech III - Specialty MTM

Initial Review Date: Mon 11/1/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/20/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/01/2021. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

The Pharmacy Technician III in Specialty MTM will be responsible for supporting the clinical pharmacist(s) in patient care activities and performing administrative support essential to improving quality of care and patient safety. The pharmacy technician will help support workflows to schedule, monitor and track patients under the clinical pharmacist's schedule and help ensure medications are obtained by the patient in a safe and efficient manner. The pharmacy technician will help coordinate care with other team members, process prior authorizations and other medication access-related issues, and obtain medication histories when appropriate. Other roles may be assigned as needed by the clinical pharmacist to support patient care.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).

  • Pharmacy Technician License issued by the California State Board of Pharmacy.

  • A minimum of five (5) year of retail pharmacy experience.

  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous experience working with electronic health records (EHR).

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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