Rx Prior Authorization Coordinator

Employer
Neighborhood Health
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Jul 10, 2018
Closes
Aug 14, 2018
Function
Pharmacist
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time

Company Description

 

Neighborhood Health is Northern Virginia’s first Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), providing high quality primary care, dental care, behavioral health, and enabling services to 16,000 patients across nine clinical sites in the City of Alexandria, Fairfax County, and Arlington County. 

The statements in the job description are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities, as other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

 

 

Job Description

 

The statements in the job description are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities, as other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

Primary role is to process all incoming prior authorization (PA) requests from multiple payers and pharmacies and ensure that they are approved in a timely manner.

Demonstrates a sincere dedication and loyalty to the philosophy and mission of Neighborhood Health.

   

 

Qualifications

 

  • Valid Pharmacy Technician License in the state of Virginia
  • 1-2 years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician or have some background knowledge of insurance formulary, prior authorization request process and basic medication knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse work force and client base
  • Experience with information technology, electronic health records (specifically eClinicalWorks), medical records, culturally diverse populations and care of underserved populations
  • Fluency in Spanish a plus
  • Knowledge of patient assistance programs and 340b a plus

 

 

  Additional Information

 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.