Pharmacy Tech 2 - Pharmacy Patient Medication Assistant
Job ID: R0030342 | Pharmacy | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Prepares medications for dispensing to patients. Evaluates patient eligibility for pharmaceutical medication assistance. Maintains documentation of patient records for PPMAP.
  • Prepares medications for dispensing to patients.
  • Evaluates patient eligibility for pharmaceutical medication assistance.
  • Maintains precise and accurate documentation of patient records for PPMAP.
  • Assists patients and general public with Medicare part D open enrollment annually, new enrollment, enrollment or eligibility changes, plan (PDP or MAP) changes, formulary changes or plan errors.
  • Leverages appropriate Health System resources to increase medication savings for patients and the organziation.
  • Demonstrates superior customer service.
  • Demonstrates the ability to competently work in general and specialized areas of pharmacy practice.
  • Participates in the training of new employees.
  • Fills and delivers medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist/licensed independent practitioner.
  • Policies and procedures are followed consistently.
  • Ensures adequate supplies are available for continuous patient care.
  • Triages and escalates any questions or issues outside the pharmacy technician scope of practice to the staff pharmacist or supervisor as needed.
  • Uses appropriate systems for processing of patient information.
  • Ensures quality assurance is maintained according to departmental and legal requirements.
  • Operates pharmacy equipment appropriately.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $17.31 - $26.83 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High achool graduate or equivalent.
  • Experience: 6 months minimum of relevant experience required.
  • License/Certification: Commonwealth of Virginia Pharmacy Technician eegistration required. CPhT credential through National Healthcareer Association (NHA) or Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) required. For team members hired prior to February 1, 2020, certification as CPhT through NHA or PTCB is required by January 31, 2022.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires standing for prolonged periods. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull less than 20 lbs.


COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.


Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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