Perform data entry of new and refill prescription orders.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
The Pharmacy Data Technician will perform functions in compliance with department procedures to help with the coordination and delivery of safe and effective drug distribution systems.
Enter prescription orders received from specific long term care centers with a high degree of accuracy while maintaining acceptable production quotas as determined by experience and company policy.
Assist in the execution of departmental policies and programs
Triage all faxed documents to the correct location
Enter all key information for new admissions, including insurance information & med sheet info (if applicable)
Process new/refill prescriptions in a timely manner & accurately
Problem solve insurance issues
Facilitate prior authorizations and follow up on progress
Answer phones – be pleasant, helpful, knowledgeable, and concise
Knowledge of pharmacy computer systems.
General knowledge of medical terminology.