Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States, and ranked as the number 1 hospital in Washington State, as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2016-2017 "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine.The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.UWMC Pharmacy Services has an outstanding opportunity for a FULL-TIME PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 2 - MAIL ORDER SERVICES (Day Shifts), located at UW Medicine Eastside Specialty Center in Bellevue. The Pharmacy Technician 2 – Mail Order Services performs non-professional/technical tasks related to the management for mail order patients served by the Outpatient Pharmacies and Specialty Pharmacy Program. The Pharmacy Technician 2 acts as a liaison between patients and pharmacy staff to ensure effective communication regarding mail order services. All activities shall be performed under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. Responsibilities: Function as primary mail order technician for Outpatient Pharmacy patients enrolled in the mail order program.Confirm that patients are eligible for mail order and confirm that all required enrollment forms are completed and filed accurately. Ensure that patients enrolled in the program are re-enrolled annually.Enter, fill, and prepare for verification all mail order medication prescriptions using the Etreby system.Maintain appropriate inventory of medications for mail order patients.Work with Program Operations Specialist and Billing Technician 2 when issues arise regarding mail order patients' third-party payer plans and/or rejections.Understand and follow all shipping guidelines for contracted mail order services.Order and maintain all supplies needed for mail order program.Contact patients for correct payment and address information.Serve as primary contact and resolve all issues in regards to delivery issues, missed deliveries, or patient complaints.Educate pharmacy staff about mail order program and billing policies and procedures.Assist in the development, implementation, and evaluation of mail order policies and procedures.Ensure that policies and procedures are followed in coordination with the Leads, Manager, and Director.Generate reports at the request of the Manager or Director.Ensure compliance with all pharmacy laws and regulations.Know and follow all Pharmacy department policies and procedures.Train pharmacy assistants, technicians, students, and interns on specialized job duties as assigned.Perform the duties of a Pharmacy Technician 1.Perform related duties as assigned.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.