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Pharmacy Technician - Cincinnati, OH

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Covington
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

$3,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR EXTERNAL APPLICANTSCombine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)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 dispensing, scheduling, purchasing, distribution, performance improvement, regulatory compliance, and other duties as assigned.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Adheres to Organizations policies and procedures
  • Reviews and verifies all new patient orders and documents appropriately in dispensing system
  • Communicates and collaborates with team members to provide quality care for the patient
  • Maintains thorough and appropriate documentation in the patient record of all activities regarding the patient
  • Preparing & Filling Prescriptions:
  • Coordinates and participates in the dispensing of all medications, related supplies, and equipment in accordance with federal, state, and local laws
  • Tracks and confirms deliveries
  • Processes and picks all medications, supplies and equipment prior to dispensing from pharmacy
  • Demonstrates efficiency in using the dispensing system as appropriate
  • Maintains pharmacy records in accordance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Collaborates with the pharmacy team and Materials Manager on the procurement and analysis of medications, supplies, pumps, and factor products
  • Assesses inventory needs and collaborates with nursing and pharmacy teams
  • Understands rotation of inventory (First In, First out (FIFO); older inventory in front)
  • Assists with site inventory, maintenance, and other end of month activities
  • Collaborates with customer service teams regarding equipment, deliveries, and shipping
  • Actively participates in the Performance Improvement Program
  • Performs any other related task as determined by the Pharmacist or Pharmacist-In-Charge or as determined by the State Board of PharmacyYoull 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.Required Qualifications:
    • High school diploma / GED or higher
    • Valid license, registration and/or certification, in good standing, to practice as a Pharmacy Technician as required by the Board of Pharmacy in the state of Ohio
    • Valid CPhT (National) Certification
    • 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 compliance.Preferred Qualification:
      • 6+ months experience as a Pharmacy Technician
      • General knowledge of drug terminology, pharmaceutical calculations, drug use, and aseptic techniqueCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Groups Telecommuter Policy.**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 Groupis a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.Keywords: #RPO, sign on bonus

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