UnitedHealth Group
Pharmacy Technician - Scottsdale, AZ (18 Days PTO!)
At a glance
Location: US-AZ-Scottsdale Map
Posted: 10/23/2019
Closing: 11/22/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
UnitedHealth Group
Job description

 Join Us at Our Virtual Pharmacy Job Fair! 

Thursday, November 21st, 2019 from 11am to 1pm, MST 


Targeting Pharmacy Candidates in Woodinville, WA, Phoenix, AZ, and Overland Park, KS! 


Connect from your smartphone, tablet, or computer to chat with recruiters and learn more about our exciting Pharmacy Technician opportunities!  Register here for the event.  


We strongly encourage you to apply in advance of the event if you are interested in this opening. Attendance at the event isn't required to be a candidate for potential employment.  

Careers with OptumRx.

We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) 

As an Pharmacy Care Technician, you'll be responsible for direct communication with team members, patients and health care providers to ensure prompt processing and delivery of prescriptions. Along the way, you'll discover the training, support and career opportunities you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide a complete continuum of quality care through close communication with members via phone interaction

  • Support members with customer service, completing refill calls and connecting patients to appropriate resources

  • Review insurance plans and patient profiles to obtain prior authorizations for patients with Autosomal Polycystic Kidney Disease

  • Develop strong working relationships with patients and providers

  • Confirm patients are enrolled in the appropriate REMS program

  • Document Adverse drug events to manufacturers

  • Field calls such as but not limited to: medication refills, prescription intake, insurance clarifications

  • Work on obtaining necessary documentation for Appeals and /or prior authorization 

This role is equally challenging and rewarding. Strong attention to detail and computer skills are required as you provide support to the pharmacy staff to ensure applicable program processes and operational responsibilities are met. It’s a fast paced, high volume environment where accuracy is essential.

  Required Qualifications:

  • High school education or equivalent experience

  • Current, unrestricted pharmacy technician license in Arizona

  • 6+ moths of pharmacy experience in retail/mail order pharmacy 

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. 

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good. 


Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed. 


Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams. 

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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Pharmacy Technician - Scottsdale, AZ (18 Days PTO!)