Johns Hopkins Medicine Pharmacy Technician -Transitions Pharmacist Extender in Baltimore, Maryland
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Pharmacy Technician -Transitions Pharmacist Extender
Requisition #: 166884
Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center,
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: April 16, 2018
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
The Pharmacy Technician - TPE position is a grant-funded research project for 1 year.The responsibility for the Pharmacy Technician - TPE would be to assist the research team in collecting research data during patients' hospital stay and subsequent home visits. Activities include assisting with patient specific research data collection related to medication management and obtaining and organizing information such as patient demographics, medication histories, and other needed research data.
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Pay Grade: 37
Updates and documents patient demographics and allergy information. Accurately manages claims to prescription insurance plans. Accurately transcribes prescription information into pharmacy software system. Assist with accurate filling of outpatient prescriptions at patient's pharmacy of choice. Troubleshoots prescription insurance plan rejections, restrictions, and prior authorizations requirements. Ensures appropriate handoff and storage of discharge medications to when delivered to unit.
Requires a high school diploma or equivlent. Must be certified by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the Maryland Board of Pharmacy.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.