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UnitedHealth Group Associate Pharmacy Care Technician - Medication Reconciliation - Las Vegas, NV in Las Vegas, Nevada

Combine 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 is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Pharmacy technician role assisting in Pharmacy Transition of Care Services (RxTOCS) and supporting the consultant pharmacist team with skilled nursing facility audits.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Complete transition of care services in the nursing facilities - will require multitasking and frequent physician, nursing, and pharmacist communication

  • Face to face medication interview to nursing facility residents

  • Assist pharmacist in delivery of pharmacy recommendations and provider outcome responses

  • Completing monthly audits designated by the facility and pharmacy management including but not limited to controlled substance audits, medroom/medcart inspections, facility education, policy and procedure reinforcement and education

  • Reviewing facility IV waste tracking process and findings

  • Reporting trends and findings to management team on a regular basis

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

  • Active/valid Pharmacy Technician license in the state of Nevada

  • 2+ years of pharmacy technician experience

  • Moderate proficiency with computer/Windows PC applications and typing, which includes the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications

  • Able to work 7:00 am - 3:30 pm or OR 8:00 am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday

  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to various facilities within the Las Vegas valley

  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PTCB certification

  • 3+ years of pharmacy technician experience

  • Retail or long term care pharmacy technician experience

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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.

Job Keywords: pharmacy technician, pharmacy, consult, nursing, long term care, medication, medicine, transfer of care, TOCS, Rx, Las Vegas NV, Nevada

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