Pharmacy Specialist

ROCHESTER, NY

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Description

We are looking for qualified Pharmacy Specialists for a local health care provider!

This position will help licensed pharmacists take care of many of the daily operations of the pharmacy department. Including, but not limited to:

  • Calling Providers, members, and pharmacies.
  • Providing drug-related information to Customer Care Center and other internal departments.
  • Managing incoming faxes requesting drug coverage.
  • Determining eligibility and pre-authorization necessity, obtaining additional information and initiating cases for review when appropriate.
  • Preparing cases for review by Pharmacists.
  • Ensuring proper verbal/written notification is made to Providers and Members for cases. Performs copying, filing, faxing and other clerical duties as needed by the department.
  • Performs special projects and other duties and be cross-trained in selected functions as assigned.

**Please note this is a temporary three-month position**

 

Apply online now at remedystaffing.com!

Job Requirements

Minimum Education: AAS degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Completion of Pharmacy Technician course preferred.    

Minimum Experience: 1-2 years relevant insurance, medical or healthcare experience involving prescription medication services and customer service experience.    

 

Required Skills:

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• Basic MS Excel and MS Word skills

• Excellent customer service skills and ability to deal with stressful calls in a calm and diplomatic manner

• Familiarity with healthcare benefits, pharmacy and medical terminology

• Previous experience requiring strict adherence to confidentiality

• Superior attention to detail and time management skills

• Ability to sit at workstation for long periods of time in front of computer  

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