Pharmacy Technician (Oncology) - Avon, IN:
UnitedHealth Group

884693008
UnitedHealth Group
Avon Fran
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Opportunities with American HealthNetwork, part of Optum. When youjoin American Health Network (AHN), you become part of a team that strives toidentify and retain the top healthcare professionals in the markets it serves.At American Health Network, we want to be the best health care organization wecan be. Our mission is to improve the health of our patients. We're aphysician-led organization, operating over 70 medical offices in Indiana andOhio, with over 300 providers and 1200 employees. We're also part of Optum, inthe UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, and backed by the resources of aglobal health care organization working to help people live healthier lives andhelp make the health system work better for everyone. That's an importantdifferentiator as more people need our help simplifying the complexities of theAmerican health care system. At the same time, the culture of AHN supportswork-life flexibility for employees and places a high value on their physical,emotional, financial and other aspects of well-being.


The Pharmacy Tech stocks pharmaceuticals, prepares them for administration,and maintains records of dispensed medication.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Orders and maintains stock levels of pharmaceuticals
  • Mixes pharmaceutical preparations
  • Compounding of oral liquids
  • Scheduling and maintaining patient refills of oral oncolytics
  • Processes records of medication and equipment dispensed to patient andenters data in computer
  • Cleans equipment and sterilizes glassware according to prescribedmethods
  • Disposes of biohazardous waste resulting from chemotherapy preparation
  • Assists with flushing of IVs, discontinuation of peripheral IV, patientmobility as directed by RN
  • Prepares medication cassettes for ambulatory infusion pumps
  • Orders and maintains stock levels of pharmaceuticals and distributes toother offices as necessary
  • Maintains drug PAR levels for Nucleus machines at all sites
  • Orders and distributes all supplies to offices
  • Processes records of medication and equipment dispensed to patient andenters data in computer
  • Assists patients and physicians with completion of required forms
  • Posts payments to QSI
  • Runs reconciliation reports daily and verifies postings
  • Finds co-pay assistance for patients signing up
  • Attends meetings and participates on committees as requested
  • Reviews current literature and attends training sessions and seminars tokeep informed of new developments in the field
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities as directed

You'll be rewardedand recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge youand give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as wellas provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Required Qualifications:


• High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

• 1+ year(s) of pharmacy experience

Preferred Qualifications:


• Pharmacy technician certification

• Retail pharmacy experience

• Prior experience mixing chemotherapy


Opportunities with American Health Network, part of Optum. When you join American Health Network (AHN), you become part of a team that strives to identify and retain the top healthcare professionals in the markets it serves. At American Health Network, we want to be the best health care organization we can be. Our mission is to improve the health of our patients. We're a physician-led organization, operating over 70 medical offices in Indiana and Ohio, with over 300 providers and 1200 employees. We're also part of Optum, in the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, and backed by the resources of a global health care organization working to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone. That's an important differentiator as more people need our help simplifying the complexities of the American health care system. At the same time, the culture of AHN supports work-life flexibility for employees and places a high value on their physical, emotional, financial and other aspects of well-being.

Find out what it means to be part of an exceptional company that values its employees, its role in health care, and making a difference one patient at a time. Take a look at American Health Network and explore a new path to your life's best work.(sm)


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


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