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Phar Tech-Injectable Spec/ Sharp Rees-Stealy/ Days/ Full-Time

Job ID JR116672 Date Posted 01/12/2022
San Diego, California
  • Copley Drive
  • Day
  • Regular
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Responsibilities

What You Will Do
To assist the medical group and pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical services that supports the mission, values and philosophy of Pharmacy Services and Sharp Healthcare.

Required Qualifications

  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent

  • Current unencumbered CA Pharmacy Technician License (TCH)


Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years in a hospital or retail pharmacy environment.

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board


Essential Functions

  • Act as a department liaison
    Develop strong working relationships and collaborates with staff working for and servicing SRS Medical Group.

  • Assist in the development and maintenance of policy and procedure manuals
    Assist in the development and maintenance of policy, procedure, and work manuals primarily as they relate to the system processing of injectables from the office to the patient.
    Effectively communicate department policies to staff at regional clinic meetings.
    Communicate positively with end users at all levels to facilitate learning.

  • Inventory control
    Performs evaluation of all clinic department emergency use log books.
    Inventories departments and audits department purchase orders against quantity on hand for discrepancies in stock.
    Communicates with Director regarding compliance discrepancies or inaccuracies found in billing audits.
    Provides continual re-education of department staff when necessary to maintain quality and consistency in workflow.

  • Knowledge of third party plans
    Understands and maintains knowledge of contracted third party formularies and plan limitations.
    Self-educates on formulary and contract changes.
    Maximizes use of financial assistance programs for patients receiving injectables.

  • Task review
    Processes information received verifying eligibility and benefits for all patient specific requests.
    Evaluates and determines appropriate location for dispensing of pharmaceuticals.
    Prioritizes urgent requests and maintains timely turnaround for completion of requests.
    Processes all requests requiring prior authorization or forwards to appropriate site for authorization.
    Forwards all requests requiring processing through the retail pharmacy to the appropriate SRS Pharmacy.
    Forwards all requests requiring processing through wholesale pharmacy to SRS Pharmaceuticals.
    Forwards all requests requiring specialty pharmacy to appropriate pharmacy.
    Keep all departments and if necessary, patients, up to date on status of requests and any delaying issues.
    Demonstrates accurate record keeping in the electronic medical record, OnBase document storage system, and other related systems.

  • Typing skills
    Using a keyboard, required to type proficiently and accurately.
    Ability to type a minimum of 30 words per minute with 0-2 errors.
    Ability to proof work.

  • Workflow priorities
    In collaboration with Director, maintain a continuous quality improvement approach to increase unit performance and achieve department goals.
    Develop workflow priorities as new tasks are taken on and assure smooth transition between departments.
    Continually develops ways to streamline processes for more efficient use with all departments.

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability or any other protected class

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board; H.S. Diploma or Equivalent; California Pharmacy Technician License (TCH) - CA State Board of Pharmacy
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