Job Description

Payroll Title:
PHARMACY TCHN 3
Department:
Outpatient Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
80%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hour shifts, 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.

#113642 Pharmacy Technician III - Owen Clinic

Filing Deadline: Mon 2/7/2022

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

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/24/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 01/05/22. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under Pharmacist general supervision, the Pharmacy Technician III - Owen clinic will support the clinical pharmacy team with all aspects of long-acting injectable therapies including prior authorizations, medication acquisition, patient tracking, and retention efforts. Pharmacy Technicians in this setting will be responsible for review of clinical encounters and processing of tasks under the general supervision of clinic managers and pharmacy department leadership and staff.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).

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

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

  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous experience working with electronic health records (EHR).
  • HIV pharmacy experience.
  • Prior authorization pharmacy experience.
  • Patient assistance program experience.
  • Epic EHR experience (Electronic Health Records).

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, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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

Application Instructions

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