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UnitedHealth Group Senior Pharmacy Care Technician - Phoenix, AZ in Phoenix, Arizona

Careers with UnitedHealthcare . Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, Military families and Veterans wherever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life’s best work. SM

The Sr. Pharmacy Technician will perform various duties related medication adherence and medication reconciliation. The candidate will access, input, and retrieve prescription information from computer systems, providers, or patients. The candidate will perform medication history consults with patients as part of the medication reconciliation process. They will also consult with pharmacies and physicians regarding use of medications, coordinating refills, and advising on treatment plans to improve outcomes. Pharmacy Technicians must have current state license or national certification without restrictions based on regulatory requirements of worksite. Positions in this function are responsible for providing expertise and customer service support to members, customers, and / or providers. Direct phone - based customer interaction to answer and resolve a wide variety of inquiries.

Primary Responsibilities:

Positions in this function provide clinical pharmacy advice and guidance on any or all of the following:

  • Utilize prescription and medical claims data as well as patient interview to generate updated medication list.

  • Identify and prioritize patient interviews based on workload and patient discharges

  • Clarify information as needed with patient’s physician office and/or local pharmacy as needed.

  • Coordinate with the Clinical Pharmacist to ensure that any discrepancies between medications are reviewed, evaluated and clarified

  • Facilitates documentation of medication reconciliation post discharge in required systems

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma / GED (or higher)

  • State Board of Arizona Registered Pharmacy Technician (Active and in good standing) (CPhT)

  • Current National Certified Pharmacy Tech License (PTCB)

  • 5+ years of experience working as a pharmacy technician

  • Ability to navigate MS Office and Windows - based environments MS Word (copy / paste / save), MS Excel (use spreadsheet templates, merge data), MS Outlook (send and receive email correspondence, send and receive calendar invites)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Medicare Advantage

  • Experience performing medication reviews/medication reconciliations

The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well - being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Ready? It's time to do your life's best work. SM

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: Phoenix, AZ, Pharmacy Technician, CPhT, PTCB, Medication Review, Medication Reconciliation, Senior Pharmacy Technician, Team Lead