University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is currently seeking a Pharmacy Technician to join the School of Pharmacy, Center for Innovative Pharmacy Services (CIPS). The pharmacy technician will work with the University of Maryland's Quality Care Network and Transform Health MD located in Linthicum, MD . Under general supervision, the pharmacy technician will outreach to assigned patients to collect information requested by the pharmacist and schedule medication therapy management appointments with the pharmacist. The pharmacy technician will work collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary care team which includes nurses, social workers and providers and help with coordination of care with patients. This technician will also help develop presentations, charts and workflows in collaboration with the pharmacist.
**This is a FULL-TIME, CONTRACTUAL position**
Benefits for Contractual Employee: UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 10 vacation days, 11 personal and holidays, 3 personal days, 5 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and supplemental retirement options; and limited tuition remission for employees enrolled at UMB.
Direct telephonic outreach to patients, providers, pharmacies to collect information and schedule appointments with patients.
Works collaboratively with the pharmacy team to review and manipulate data in various platforms such as Excel, electronic medical records and population health platforms.
Works collaboratively with the pharmacy team to develop presentations, diagrams/charts and workflows.
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this job. Incumbents perform other related duties as assigned. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
EDUCATION: Completion of a high school level course work with attainment of a high school diploma or possession of a State High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) is required. Education at the college level is preferred.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one year of equivalent pharmacy experience requiring a familiarity of generic and trade names of pharmaceutical products. Experience with value-based care programs is encouraged but not required.
CERTIFICATION: Employees in this job class must be a certified technician and registered with the Maryland Board of Pharmacists within the first six months of employment.
OTHER: Except for qualifications established by law, additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
General knowledge of generally accepted pharmacy principles, practices and procedures, pharmaceutical generic and trade names, general mathematics, personal computers, is required. General knowledge of PC computer software applications, such as, spreadsheet, database, word processing, data entry is required. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, to interact effectively with medical, nursing and various allied health staff in order to successfully provide optimal patient care.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
Candidates selected for employment may be subject to medical inquiries
and/or medical examinations to determine ability to perform the job. Candidates will be required to have a criminal background check. Employees in this job class may be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing. Overtime, weekend, on-call and shift work may be required in some positions.
Based on the duties of this position, selected candidates are not eligible to participate in the Bargaining Unit (Union).
Salary Range: $35,000 - $40,000
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
UMB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.
Job: Reg or CII Non-Exempt Staff - N07PJU
Employee Class Non-Exempt Contingent II
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice and Science - Academic Support
Job Posting: Sep 15, 2020
Unposting Date: Oct 1, 2020, 3:59:00 AM
Internal Number: 156641
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.