United Healthcare Careers – Pharmacy Technician

Job Description:

Under the direction of a licensed Pharmacist, each Pharmacy Technician I is responsible for assisting in the operations of the home infusion therapy or alternate site pharmacy, which may include sterile compounding, dispensing, scheduling, purchasing, distribution, DME management, performance improvement, regulatory compliance, and other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assesses inventory needs and collaborates with nursing and pharmacy teams
  • Tracks and confirms deliveries
  • Coordinates patient care and performs patient follow-up within the appropriate timeframe as assigned
  • Communicates and collaborates with physicians, nurses, patients, families, and other team members to provide quality care for the patient
  • Coordinates and participates in the dispensing of all medications, related supplies, and equipment in accordance with federal, state, and local laws
  • Reviews and verifies all new patient orders and documents appropriately in dispensing system
  • Processes and picks all medications, supplies and equipment prior to dispensing from pharmacy
  • Collaborates with the pharmacy team and Materials Manager on the procurement and analysis of medications, supplies, pumps, and factor products
  • Understands rotation of inventory (First In, First out (FIFO); older inventory in front)
  • Maintains thorough and appropriate documentation in the patient record of all activities and communications with and regarding the patient
  • Maintains pharmacy records in accordance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Coordinates and facilitates new referrals as assigned
  • Demonstrates efficiency in using the dispensing system as appropriate
  • Assists with site inventory, maintenance, and other end of month activities

Job Requirements:

  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification
  • You will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or other company location.
  • Employees are 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 prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.
  • High school diploma or the equivalent
  • North Carolina Pharmacy Technician license (or ability to obtain within 30 days of hire)
  • General knowledge of drug terminology, pharmaceutical calculations, drug use, sterile compounding, and aseptic technique
  • 1+ years of previous pharmacy experience

Job Details:

Company:  UnitedHealthcare

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Greensboro, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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