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Sanford Health Pharmacy Technician Clinic Liaison | Pharmacy - BDWY in Fargo, North Dakota

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Facility: Broadway Hospital
Location: Fargo, ND
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

This individual will serve as a pharmacy advocate for patients on behalf of the clinicians prescribing medication. In this role, you will be primarily responsible for facilitating prescription release from Sanford Clinics to Retail Pharmacies through Pharmacy Liaison Workflows. These duties will include direct contact with prescribers, patients, 3rd party payors, and outside pharmacies to promote medication services at Sanford. The successful candidate will also work directly with clinic staff, pharmacists and prescriber teams through live meetings and other written / verbal communication to provide and receive ongoing feedback related to Pharmacy Liaison workflows, benefits investigation and prior authorization. The individual in this position will also be involved with basic day-to-day therapy management workflow, including appropriate documentation in the electronic medical record (EMR). Day to day work in this area of pharmacy will be in collaboration with our team of pharmacists. In a medical center or institutional setting, the Pharmacy Technician duties consist of unit dose dispensing, IV admixtures, compounding and automated dispensing devices. Ensures that equipment is functioning properly and assists in resolution of equipment maintenance and repair. Responsible for assisting the pharmacist in the provision of pharmaceutical care to the patients of Sanford by following established regulations, standards and practices (including the preparation of IV admixtures). Must possess the skills necessary to understand written policies and procedures, perform various functions under the supervision of a registered pharmacist and participate in departmental problem-solving when needed. Must demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills and be able to learn and utilize new technology as the profession of pharmacy evolves. Assists with billing related functions. May assist with departmental quality assurance and other customer- or patient-focused services with oversight from supervisory staff; assists in the creation and maintenance of a safe working environment and conditions that adhere to state laws and regulations. Requires use of and proficiency in multiple computer programs. The Pharmacy Technician position is located in different work environments and duties may vary based upon location or setting; also depending on location, there may be an overlap of retail/inpatient responsibilities.

Department Details

This position is Monday through Friday, 8 hour days. No weekends or holidays.

Qualifications

High School graduate or general education diploma (GED) required.

North Dakota: Pharmacy Technicians must register as a Pharmacy Technician or Technician in Training with the ND Board of Pharmacy, before beginning employment in the pharmacy. An applicant for registration as a pharmacy technician must have obtained certification by a national certification body approved by the board of pharmacy. A technician registered after August 1, 1995, must obtain certification by a national certification body approved by the board of pharmacy. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) or National Healthcareer Association (NHA) are approved certification bodies. An applicant for registration as a pharmacy technician in training, will have two years to complete Sanford provided (or equivalent) education and national certification. Failure to obtain National Certification within two years of registering as a technician-in-training will result in termination of position.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-31969
Featured: No