Aetna Pharmacist in Plantation, Florida

Req ID: 43798BR

This is an office based role in Plantation, FL.

The required hours are Monday-Friday 11:30am-8:00pm with the flexibility to work a weekend rotation.

POSITION SUMMARY

Performs professional duties and responsibilities associated with the processing of prescription orders . Answer questions and provide information to pharmacy customers on drug interactions, side effects and counseling . In addition, meet quality metrics . Previous mail order or high volume retail or hospital pharmacy experience . Good people communication skills and ability to multi-task and work in a team environment.

Fundamental components include but are not limited to:

Performs professional duties and responsibilities associated with the processing of prescription orders Answers questions and provides information to pharmacy customers on drug interactions, side effects, dosage and storage of pharmaceuticals Aware of established procedures concerning quality assurance, security of controlled substances processes Assist with workflow management to comply with performance criteria turnaround times and customer service metrics Meet quality performance metrics Receives and reviews all prescriptions from doctors, nurses and doctors representatives for accuracy and clinical appropriateness Provides consultation on the patient information and consultation line Review accuracy of prescription data entry and order filling, Identifies and responds to drug issues associated with prescriptions being filled Perform utilization validation for prescriptions as necessary

-Reviews labeling of all prescriptions dispensed for accuracy

  • Able to enter data such as patient name, prescribed medication and cost, to maintain pharmacy files.

    -Provide drug and disease state training as needed

    -Instruct interns, technicians and other medical personnel on matters pertaining to pharmacy

    -Assist management with special projects as needed, team player.

    BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

    Candidates must have an RPh license for Florida

    Candidates must be flexible to work various schedule based on business needs including overtime, On - Call Rotation, and weekends ( rotation basis)

    EDUCATION

    The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

    Registered Pharmacist (RPh) is required

    FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

    Functional - Clinical / Medical/Disease management/1-3 Years

    Functional - Communications/Translating & Interpreting/1-3 Years

    Functional - Legal/Compliance - state/federal legislation implementation/1-3 Years

    Functional - Customer Service/Customer Service - Pharmacy/1-3 Years

    FunctionalExperience/FunctionalFocus/1-3 Years

    TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

    Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Rx Home Delivery//End User

    ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

    Attractive work life balance schedule . benefits ,

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Pharmacy Mail Order Delivery