Pharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC

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Job TitlePharmacy Senior Technician/UKHCRequisition NumberRE24397Working TitlePharmacy Senior Technician/UKHC--CRP Medicare supportDepartment NameH5000: CHANDLER - RETAIL PHARMACYWork LocationLexington, KyGrade Level07Salary Range$15.26-23.98/hourType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education

HS

Click here for more information about equivalencies:http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalenciesRequired Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Kentucky Board of Pharmacy Registration PTCB Registration

Physical Requirements

This position may include standing for greater than may hours at a time, intermittently sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 30 pounds. Also involves some job-related travel (less than 10% of time); exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; and exposure to temperature extremes, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, cuts/punctures, and blood-borne or airborne pathogens.

Shift

Must be available to work during operating hours of Monday-Friday 630am-9pm and 630am-5pm Sat/Sun.

Operating hours and days of operation are subject to change based on location of assignment and possible changes in hours of operation.

Position will require rotating shifts and may include some holiday coverage in our ambulatory pharmacy locations operating during holidays.

Job Summary

Assist the Pharmacist in managing pharmaceutical care workload in the Retail Pharmacy setting. Assists pharmacists in medicine preparation and distribution for the KY Clinic Pharmacy or future discharge or retail pharmacy sites operating under University of KY Pharmacy Services. Fills prescriptions in a busy retail based setting. Provides Medicare and third party audit support.

Internal Employee Being Considered. (IEBC)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will provide excellent customer service and pay attention to detail. In addition the candidate will be reliable, punctual, as well as possess excellent communication skills, and interpersonal skills.

Must be able to communicate effectively and be understood in the English language.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Two years of previous work experience (in a related field). Prefer previous pharmacy tech experience or work/classes in medical field. Hired candidate must maintain state licensure in good standing. Must have 2 years of full-time (or pro-rated) pharmacy technician experience and must be a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).

Deadline to Apply09/09/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a Certified Pharmacy Technician?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Technician?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate the amount of paid pharmacy technician experience you have working in either an inpatient hospital and/or retail pharmacy setting.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please describe your experience in working with physicians, nurses, and pharmacists to secure a prior authorization.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Please describe your retail pharmacy and/or medicare billing experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Please provide an example of a time that you have provided excellent customer service to a patient.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please tell me about your background and how it would assist with this position. Also tell me why you consider yourself the best candidate

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  10. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
    • AUTM.net (Assoc. of University Technology Managers)
    • KyBar.org (Kentucky Bar Assoc.)
    • LinkedIn.com
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    2. Cover Letter

     

     

     

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