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Tampa, FL

Salary: $16/Hr DOE
Date Posted: July 21, 2017
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 127762

Job Description

Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician

Job Description

Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacy placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician in the Orlando, FL area. As a member of our team you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!

Job Responsibilities

As a Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining productivity and quality standards as well as legal and company compliance and track and triage all coverage determination requests for approvals


  • Track and triage coverage determination requests submitted from providers and determine if a pharmacist review is required
  • Obtain verbal authorizations and request detailed clinical information from prescribers
  • Approve coverage determination requests based on defined criteria within the scope of approved protocols or decision trees
  • Enter and document coverage determination request decision into the PBM system and notify providers and/or members
  • Respond to client inquiries regarding authorization approvals and PBM on-line applications
  • Refer coverage determination requests for specialty drugs to delegated vendor or client for processing
  • Contact providers for additional information to facilitate coverage determination reviews
  • Notify physicians, providers and members of coverage determination request decisions
  • Working with ALL Medicare Part D plans and working through the different checks and balances

Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician

Job Requirements

Do you have recent clinical pharmacy experience within a closed-door setting? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Specific Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the Orlando, FL area
  • Licensure requirements: Must have valid, open and active Florida Pharmacy Technician license
  • Education: High School Diploma and PTCB Certified (National Certification) not required, but highly preferred
  • Years of experience: 1+ year(s) of recent pharmacy experience within a retail, hospital, PBM, or mail order setting
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday – Day Shifts – 8 hour shifts between the hours of 8am-7pm
  • Length of Assignment: TBD - Based on Performance
  • Pay: $16 DOE
  • Background/drug requirements: Ability to successfully complete background check, and drug screen

Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician


At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
  • Vision/Dental
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria Plans
  • Free CE
  • Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician

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