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San Diego, CA

Salary: $23.00 - 28.00/Hr. DOE
Date Posted: November 14, 2017
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 129836

Job Description

Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician


Job Description

Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Formulary Analyst 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 Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician in the San Diego, CA 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!

Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform all functions and duties of a Pharmacy Technician to ensure prompt service in the Pharmacy Department.
  • Responsible for review, analysis and classification of drugs in support of the weekly First Databank (FDB), National Drug Data File (NDDF) update process and new FDB programs and applications.
  • Develops queries to research, gather data and identify solutions.
  • Enter prescription information including but not limited to: patient information, prescriber information, drug selection, insurance billing, etc.
  • Supports formulary maintenance by populating formulary action grids, coding BCRs and updating the formularies and drug lists directly into the formulary system.
  • Successfully take prescription through full life-cycle including: retrieving proper medications, create proper prescription labels, etc.
  • Creates and maintains the NDDF Policy, Procedures, and Operations manual. Provide technical guidance to internal users and trainers of operational functions in support of the NDDF processes.
  • Assist in inventory management processes including: order review, inventory returns, restocking shelves, and physical inventory preparation.
  • Complete paperwork related to filling prescriptions and input customer and prescription data into the computer system.

Accountabilities Include

  • Supports the Clinical Formulary and Strategic Initiative Projects teams efforts to develop a manual tiered formulary configuration for inferred tier commercial formularies.
  • Uses knowledge of inferred tier formularies, FDB drug data, drug data attributes and hierarchy, and internal database systems, to assist with drug list creation and review for accuracy.
  • Supports efficient and accurate migration of current clients from inferred tier to manual tier.
  • Support for internal department training on the new configuration: Implementation, Configuration Services, Clinical Programs and Analytics, Industry Relations, Sales (PMB Consults), CPM team and Account Management.
  • Support for external teams/entities to understand the new configuration. This includes report and formulary extract generation.
  • Supports initial updating and maintenance of the new manual tiered formularies.
  • Ensures the integrity of the formulary data, recognizes & resolves discrepancies, and communicates progress

Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician

Job Requirements

Do you have recent Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Specific Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the San Diego, CA area
  • Licensure requirements: Must have valid, open and active California Pharmacy Technician license
  • Education: B.S. and PTCB certification, both preferred but not required. Project Management certification or equivalent training preferred.
  • Skills: Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Years of experience: 4 - 5 years of recent pharmacy technician experience in a Pharmacy Benefits Management setting.
  • Schedule: TBD
  • Length of Assignment:  Temporary, 6 months
  • Pay: $23.00 - 28.00/Hr. DOE
  • Background/drug requirements: Ability to successfully complete background check and drug screen

Formulary Analyst 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

Formulary Analyst Pharmacy Technician

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