UnitedHealth Group
Senior Pharmacy Technician - Sterile IV Compounding - $1000 Sign-On Bonus - Irving, TX
At a glance
Location: US-TX-Irving Map
Posted: 02/17/2020
Closing: 03/16/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Per Diem
Experience: Not Specified
UnitedHealth Group
Job description

Challenge can often be its own reward. But why settle for just being challenged when you can also be nurtured, mentored and supported in building an impact and fast paced career? With UnitedHealth Group you can have all of the above, everyday. Here at OptumRX, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, 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. And here's where you come in. As a Senior Pharmacy Technician, you'll be responsible for answering incoming calls/completing outbound calls to / from patients, physicians and pharmacists while ensuring a high level of customer service and maximizing 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. As a senior team member, you'll help identify problems and determine solutions both independently or in a team/group setting. 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 accuracy is essential.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Prepare and compound infusion medications
  • Use aseptic techniques
  • Staging medications for compounding
  • Process refills
  • Call patients to assess and order refills
  • Ordering medications and supplies from vendors
  • Inventory of pharmacy (drugs and supplies)
  • Coordinate with doctor offices regarding patient refills when necessary

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.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma / GED (or higher)
  • Texas State Pharmacy Tech License and Texas State Sterile Compounding IV Certification
  • 2+ years of IV compounding experience
  • Proficiency with computer and Windows PC applications including ability to navigate and learn new and complex computer system application
  • Ability to work a flexible shift between the hours of 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Monday - Friday, with rotating on call weekends as needed

Preferred Qualifications:
  • National Pharmacy Tech Certification
  • CPR+ experience
  • Experience ordering through local vendors
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 yours 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 do your life's best work.(sm)

**PLEASE NOTE** The sign on bonus is only available to external candidates.  Candidates who are currently working for a 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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Senior Pharmacy Technician - Sterile IV Compounding - $1000 Sign-On Bonus - Irving, TX