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SCL Health Ambulatory Pharmacy Coord Specialty in Grand Junction, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a SpecialtyAmbulatory Pharmacy Coordinator.Your attention to detail is tangible: you take pride in performing accuratework. Colleagues feel it in your support.You re generous with your thoughts, your partnerships and especially yourdedication.You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.A faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses onperson-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in GrandJunction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bringhealth and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Ourgenerous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health ismore than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and socialwell-being. To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program toaddress 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.We.Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We llencourage joy and take pride in our integrity.We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones). We ll helloand high five. We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a Specialty Ambulatory Pharmacy Coordinator, you need to know how to:Assist with all phases of pharmacy services. Work with patients,providers, and insurance companies to obtain prior authorizations. Answerphones and notes from physicians in a timely manner. Accurately read,interpret and enter prescriptions in a timely manner. Route questionableprescriptions to the pharmacist for completion. Communicate with physiciansand clinic staff for prescription clarification, substitutions and formularychanges as needed.Assist pharmacist by gathering clinical information on patients. Assist theClinical Pharmacy Specialist in providing pharmacy services to the patients ofthe assigned clinic, including: finding funding assistance for patientcopays, assisting patients with completing required registration forms forpharmaceutical programs, reimbursement applications, and other forms asneeded for their pharmaceutical care, and representing the pharmacy to theproviders and provider clinic staff when the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist is unMeet with patients to review and process financial assistance applications.Ensure completeness, verify supporting documentation, and manage theeligibility determination process.Route prescriptions to the appropriate pharmacy for filling, emphasizing theclinical and patient service advantages of using Pharmacy Services as thefilling pharmacy.If appropriate, connect patient with medication adherence andsynchronization programs to maximize the patient s benefit derived fromPharmacy Services.Assist patients in reviewing their current pharmacy benefits, and assistpatients with open enrollment and future pharmacy benefit selection, basedon their pharmaceutical needs.Provide patients with price quotes, coinsurance/cost sharing estimates,and coordinate payment for services with the dispensing pharmacy.Provide patients with a clear explanation of their pharmacy benefit,including reasoning behind coinsurance/cost-sharing. Answer questionsrelated to coverage and billing.Provide pharmacy support to patients who are forced to use external pharmaciesfor their care, including helping patients troubleshoot issues with gettingtheir prescriptions filled.Communicate benefit decision to physicians, physician's office staff,medical management staff and/or pharmacists.Research, resolve and document prior authorization outcomes in pharmacysyste

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