Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 07/26/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 08/06/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under Pharmacist general supervision, the Pharmacy Technician III - Pharmacy Medication Access Clinic (PMAC), will support prescription renewal requests, prior authorizations, and other clinical support activities for UCSD Health Primary Care clinics. Pharmacy Technicians in this setting will be responsible for following protocol-mediated review and processing of prescription renewals and prior authorization requests.
The Pharmacy Technician will make recommendations to the Pharmacist on approval of prescription renewals and prior authorizations and communicate the result to the appropriate party. They will also assist in chart review for patients within the scope and protocol of the PMAC and assist the Pharmacist on clinical interventions impacting quality and pay for performance measures.
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.
Previous experience working with electronic health records (EHR).
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.
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