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Pharmacy Compliance Technician - Specialty Pharmacy- F/T Day Shift at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 12300

Updated: April 4, 2019

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Pharmacy Technician III

Position Number:                      10007769

Reports to:                                 Assistant Director, Pharmacy

Working Title:                            Pharmacy Compliance Specialist

Cost Center:                              Specialty Pharmacy (7173)

Bargaining Unit:                       EX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                  9281

Date Created:                            03/08/2019

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00


Position Summary: 

The Specialty Pharmacy Compliance Specialist ensures specialty pharmacy practices are in conformity with all regulatory requirements, including but not limited to HIPAA, URAC, and Fraud, Waste, and Abuse. Performs data extraction and analytics to validate compliance and to drive business decisions. Knowledgeable of specialty pharmacy regulatory requirements outlined in PHARM Core 4- Regulatory Compliance Program and Internal Controls. Actively involved in quality improvement and quality control initiatives. Implements prompt corrective action to correct compliance issues. Collaborates with other members of the pharmacy team on all aspects of pharmacy operations. This includes a review of the organization to see if any changes have regulatory impact, scheduled periodic update of all training, and communication regarding compliance. Performs routine prescription processing duties as needed and under the proper supervision including prior authorization, data entry, insurance billing, prescription filling, and dispensing. Communicates with patients and other medical professionals as necessary. Trains members of pharmacy team on issues and tasks relevant to specialty compliance.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $25.97   Midpoint  $29.13   Maximum  $32.29


Required Qualifications:

California Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration Certificate or Pharmacy Intern Registration Certificate

Degree or certificate from an accredited Pharmacy Technician training program

Excellent organizational skills

Minimum 5 years experience as a Pharmacy Technician

Must be able to demonstrate track record of exquisite attention to detail

Outstanding communication and customer service skills

Strong analytical skills


Preferred Qualifications:

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) license


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.



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