Pharmacy Technician

  • Location
    Costa Mesa , California
  • Category
    Medical & Science - Pharmacist
  • Job type

Adecco Medical & Science has a current job opportunity for a Pharmacy Technician in Costa Mesa, CA. This is a full-time, contract opportunity working in a call center setting. In this role, you will take in-coming calls from members and insurance providers, and provide professional phone assistance to callers through the criteria based prior authorization process. You must have an active CA Pharmacy Technician license or be PTCB certified.

Job Title: Pharmacy Technician - Prior Authorizations
Job Location: Cost Mesa. CA
Duration: This is a contract opportunity – that can possibly be extended
Pay: $18.30
Hours: 2pm-11pm

Pharmacy Technician responsibilities to include:
•Using established criteria and guidelines, the pharmacy technician receives and processes prior authorization requests made by providers and members for medications not inherently covered on a member's prescription drug plan
•Answer prior authorization inquiry calls or/and faxes as well as research and resolve formulary and benefit issues using the appropriate reference material
•Resolve issues and complaints in a timely manner
•Performs other duties as assigned by management
•Handles inbound phone requests and gathers member data to provide information for Pharmacist consultations
•Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands/fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods working at a computer

•Must have valid and active California Pharmacy Technician license or PTCB certification◦1 year of previous experience as a Pharmacy Technician is preferred
◦Prior authorization, appeals, or health plan experience highly preferred
◦Available to work 40 hours per week and overtime as required according to the needs of the business
◦Prior stable work experience
◦Attention to details
◦Excellent oral and written communication skills are a must

Additional Details:
•Training: 4 weeks, Monday-Friday, regular business hours. MANDATORY ATTENDANCE
•Shift: Must have open availability between the hours of 6am-2pm PST M-F with a rotating Saturday shift
•Dependent on business needs, there may be required Overtime and Holidays
•Excellent attendance is a MUST

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