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MAGELLAN HRSC, INC. Clinical Pharmacy Technician II (Remote) - R00000037366 in Maryland Heights, Missouri

Evaluates and authorizes approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or facsimile using client clinical criteria.Determines appropriateness for medications. Communicates decision to physicians, physician`s office staff, medical management staff and/or pharmacists. Researches, resolves and documents prior authorization outcomes in pharmacy system.Communicates selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage and formulary alternatives to physicians, physician`s office staff, medical management staff and/or pharmacists.Escalates requests to Pharmacist when request requires extensive clinical review or denial.Monitors telephone system to ensure adequate staffing to maintain client services levels.Assesses training needs within the team. Serves as a training resource, mentor and coach to others. Identifies and shares best practices.Demonstrates, advocates and reinforces a positive team environment.Other duties as assigned.Other Job RequirementsResponsibilitiesMinimum two years dispensing or retail experience required, or equivalent internal training will be substituted.General Job Information Work ExperiencePharmacyEducationGED (Required), High School (Required)License and Certifications - RequiredCPT/ExCPT/LPT/PTCB/RPT, Pharmacy Technician, State Requirements - PharmacyLicense and Certifications - PreferredMagellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.Equal Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity