Pharmacy Technician Outpatient Float Pool

SCL Health
Broomfield, CO
Post Date:
September 05, 2021
Job Status:






You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Regional Float Pool Pharmacy Technician.




Your attention to detail is tangible: you take pride in performing accurate work. Colleagues feel it in your support.




Youre generous with your thoughts, your partnerships, and especially your dedication.




Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.








System Float Pool is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our clinical float and travel program staff serves in a variety of specialties throughout our hospitals in Colorado and Montana.




Our Regional Float Pool serves all of our Denver area hospitals, including:



  • Good Samaritan Medical Center  Lafayette
  • Lutheran Medical Center  Wheat Ridge
  • Platte Valley Medical Center  Brighton
  • Saint Joseph Hospital  Denver



Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.








Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.




Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.




Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.




Your day.




As a Regional Float Pool Pharmacy Tech, you need to know how to:



  • Work with patients, providers, and insurance companies to obtain prior authorizations
  • Answer phones and enter notes from physicians in a timely manner
  • Accurately read, interpret and enter prescriptions in a timely manner
  • Route questionable prescriptions to the pharmacist for completion
  • Prepare medication orders and delivers prescriptions according to established policies, procedures, and protocols
  • Accurately type, bill and prepare prescriptions to extent allowed by state and federal rules and regulations
  • Perform basic calculations to determine doses and correct day supplies to be billed to 3rd party insurance companies
  • Evaluate and process approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or fax using client clinical criteria
  • Communicate pharmacist's guidance on appropriateness of medication to physicians, physician's office staff, and medical management staff
  • Research, resolve and document prior authorization outcomes in pharmacy system
  • Communicate selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage and formulary alternatives to physicians, physician's office staff, medical management staff and/or pharmacists. Escalate requests to Pharmacist when request requires extensive clinical review or denial
  • File prescriptions hardcopies, reports, and other pharmacy records, providing information to associates regarding available pharmacy benefits and services
  • Participate in quality and patient safety initiatives



Your experience.




We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Current Pharmacy Technician certification (CPhT)






  • At least two (2) years working as a pharmacy tech
  • Previous retail pharmacy experience



Your next move.




Now that you know more about being a Regional Float Pool Pharmacy Tech on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.




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