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Clinical Pharmacy Technician II
Ref No.: 18-01560
Location: Orlando, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 03/05/2018 to 06/02/2018
Description:
Evaluates and authorizes approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or facsimile using client clinical criteria. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:- Determines appropriateness for medications. Communicates decision to physicians, physician’s office staff, medical management staff and/or pharmacists. Researches, resolves and documents prior authorization outcomes in pharmacy system.- Communicates selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage and formulary alternatives to physicians, physician’s office staff, medical management staff and/or pharmacists.- Escalates requests to Pharmacist when request requires extensive clinical review or denial.- Monitors telephone system to ensure adequate staffing to maintain client services levels.- Assesses training needs within the team. Serves as a training resource, mentor and coach to others. Identifies and shares best practices.- Demonstrates, advocates and reinforces a positive team environment.- Other duties as assigned.

Requirements/Certifications:
- (1) Opening
- Markups not to exceed 45%
- Required: Registration with FL State Board of Pharmacy
- Ideal: PTCB (must obtain within a year to convert to FTE)
- Call center experience a plus
- Right to hire
- Minimum two years dispensing or retail experience required, or equivalent internal training will be substituted
- Shift somewhere between 8 AM - 5:30 PM and 9:30 AM - 6 PM