Pharmacy Tech III, PD - Refill Clinic - 115323
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#115323 Pharmacy Tech III, PD - Refill ClinicInitial Review Date: Wed 5/18/2022
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This posting shall remain open until filled.
Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
Under Pharmacist general supervision, the Pharmacy Technician III - Pharmacy Medication Access Clinic (PMAC), will support prescription renewal requests, prior authorizations, and other clinical support activities for UCSD Health Primary Care clinics. Pharmacy Technicians in this setting will be responsible for following protocol-mediated review and processing of prescription renewals and prior authorization requests.
The Pharmacy Technician will make recommendations to the Pharmacist on approval of prescription renewals and prior authorizations and communicate the result to the appropriate party. They will also assist in chart review for patients within the scope and protocol of the PMAC and assist the Pharmacist on clinical interventions impacting quality and pay for performance measures.
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.
- Previous experience working with electronic health records (EHR).
- 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).
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