Pharmacy Technician - Southwest Medical Pharmacy - No Weekends
February 9, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi - specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services, plus E - visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area. The pharmacy technician will assist the consultant pharmacist team with skilled nursing facility audits. This position will be based at an office location and will involve visits to skilled nursing facilities in north Las Vegas. Primary Responsibilities: Complete 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 Support consultant pharmacy staff with surveyor review Assist consultant pharmacy staff with controlled substance diversion investigations when applicable Review facility IV waste tracking process and findings Report trends and findings to management team on a regular basis Other responsibilities as assigned
Required Qualifications: High school diploma or GED Licensed pharmacy technician in the state of Nevada 3 + years of pharmacy related experience Proficiency with computers using Windows PC applications in a working environment and the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client or patient sites within a designated area Preferred Qualifications: National certification as a pharmacy technician Understanding of long-term care Ready to answer the call? Take this opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) 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. Key words: pharmacy tech, pharm tech, Las Vegas, licensed pharm tech, Nevada, long-term care, SNF, NV
Internal Number: 749134
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