Front Pharmacy Clerk - Phoenix, AZ

    • Phoenix, AZ

Position Description

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Thursday May 14 th , 2020

12:00pm - 2:00pm MST

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Connect from your smartphone, tablet, or computer to chat with Recruiters and learn more about our Pharmacy Technician and Pharmacy Clerk opportunities in Phoenix, AZ & Woodinville, WA!

We strongly encourage you to apply in advance of the event if you are interested in this opening. Attendance at the event isn't required to be a candidate for potential employment.

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)


As a Front Pharmacy Clerk, you will perform various duties related to the creation/routing of pharmacy orders through receipt, review and verification of members'/patients' prescriptions. Along the way, you'll discover the training, support and career opportunities you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Interpret providers' prescriptions and creates order as permitted by state regulation
  • Enter data into the pharmacy system accurately
  • Verify validity of prescriptions and document verification per company procedures
  • Contact the physician's office to communicate clinical information when needed
  • Contact members/patients to validate data
  • Notify pharmacist of relevant clinical information gathered during calls to provider or patient
  • Prepare and scan documents, verify member/patient data
  • Assess, input and retrieve prescription, medical/lab and reimbursement information from computer system


You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be inte rested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current and Unrestricted Arizona Pharmacy Technician Trainee License valid through 12/21
  • Willingness to obtain the National Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB) AND Arizona pharmacy technician license prior to the expiration of Arizona Pharmacy Technician Trainee License
  • 2+ months of pharmacy experience (including externship experience)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience in customer service
  • 2+ years of experience with Windows PC applications


UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer 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.

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

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With offices around the world, UnitedHealth Group's headquarters are located in the Minneapolis metropolitan area.

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