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Phoenix, AZ

Salary: Depending On Pharmacy Experience
Date Posted: March 13, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 92736

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 Phoenix Metro, AZ 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!

Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician

Job Responsibilities

As a Clinical 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 Clinical Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician requirements:

  • Area: Ability to work in the Phoenix Metro, AZ area
  • Licensure requirements: Must have valid, open and active Arizona Pharmacy Technician license, PTCB is highly preferred
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Years of experience: 1+ year(s) minimum of recent Pharmacy Technician experience within a retail, hospital, or Managed Care/PBM setting
  • Schedule: Monday through Friday Day Shift- Varies on shift start time - 8 hours (40 hours a week)
  • Length of Assignment: Temp to Permanent
  • Pay: Depending On Pharmacy Experience - Competitive Pay
  • 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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