Compounding Pharmacy Technician - PER DIEM - Miramar, FL
Company: UnitedHealth Group
Posted on: January 12, 2022
$3,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR EXTERNAL APPLICANTS
The more you do, the more you learn. And as you learn you find new
doors opening that challenge you to bring your best. Here at
-OptumRx, we've earned the trust of more than 64 million people who
rely on us for the prescription drugs that improve their health and
lifestyles. When you join us, you'll be part of the -UnitedHealth
Group -family of companies where you'll have some of the best
training and tools in the world.
As a - Compounding Pharmacy Technician, you'll be responsible for
answering incoming calls and completing outbound calls to / from
patients, physicians and pharmacists while ensuring a high level of
customer service and maximized productivity. Along the way, you'll
discover the training, support and career opportunities you'd
expect from a Fortune 6 leader.
This role is equally challenging and rewarding. You'll need to work
within multiple computer systems simultaneously as you respond to
questions or provide specific medication details / clinical
information. It's a fast - paced, high - volume environment where
our members are counting on us to deliver these important,
sometimes life - saving medications in an accurate and efficient
Positions in this function perform various duties related to the
fulfillment of prescription orders. Dispense any or all of the
following: unit doses, specialty pharmaceuticals, injectables, IV,
enteral and related supplies following state and federal
regulations and company policies and procedures. May compound
medications using appropriate components, supplies and sterile /
ventilated environment. Process, pack and ship outgoing pharmacy
orders, ensuring drug, related supplies and patient collateral
(education materials) are included. May also perform drug / supply
ordering and inventory / warehouse duties, including proper storage
of drugs and supplies and appropriate refrigeration of perishable
product, monitor and adjust/calibrate pharmacy equipment, fill
dispensing units. Clerks, Techs and Pharmacists in regional and
local pharmacies may also perform the following as permitted by
state regulation: Prep and scan documents, verify member / patient
data, submit prescription orders in computer system. Contact
members / patients to validate data, resolve rejected claims,
request payment information, establish priority of order or
delivery details, consult on medication issues, and set up
treatment in on-site facilities. Interpret provider prescription
and create order, access, input and retrieve prescription and
medical / lab information from computer system, verifies whether
order / drug is reimbursable / covered. Pharmacists monitor and
verify all prescription orders upon creation and dispensing.
Calibrate dosing pumps. Pharmacists -in this function may also act
as the Pharmacist-in-Charge (PIC) which has additional duties to
ensure Pharmacy is following federal and state regulations,
professional standards and internal procedures.
Enter prescriptions and verify appropriate and accurate
Resolve customer issues; ensuring accurate information is
Compounding IV Medications
Working in a clean - room
Pulling and staging the medications for compounding
Using USP797 sterile guidelines
Labeling and organizing medications
Lifting up to 30 lbs. continuously
Standing on feet for an 8-hour shift with breaks and lunch
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an
environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on
what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide
development for other roles you may be interested in.
High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
State of Florida Pharmacy Technician License
Proficiency with a computer and Windows PC applications including
ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system
2+ years of sterile IV compounding experience gained -in a Hospital
or Home Infusion environment
You will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or
other company location.
If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be
required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,
Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone
system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener.
When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to
wear a mask in common areas, In addition, employees must comply
with any state and local masking orders.
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role.
UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local
regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain
necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure
Pharmacy / prescription data entry experience
National Pharmacy Technician Certification
UnitedHealth Group is an essential business. The health and safety
of our team members is our highest priority, so we are taking a
science driven approach to slowly welcome and transition some of
our workforce back to the office with many safety protocols in
place. We continue to monitor and assess before we confirm the
return of each wave, paying specific attention to
geography-specific trends. We have taken steps to ensure the safety
of our 325,000 team members and their families, providing them with
resources and support as they continue to serve the members,
patients and customers who depend on us.
You can learn more about all we are doing to fight COVID-19 and
support impacted communities: click here .
**PLEASE NOTE** The sign-on bonus is only available to external
candidates. - Candidates who are currently working for UnitedHealth
Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part
time or per diem basis ("Internal Candidates") are not eligible to
receive a sign on bonus.
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.
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