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Pharmacy Technician I/II (PS26806)

Anthem Atlanta, GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

The Pharmacy Technician I is responsible for the interpretation and data entry of basic prescriptions, prior authorization processing, and troubleshooting adjudication issues.

Primary duties may include, but not limited to:

  • Verifies member information and inputs data for the pharmacists.
  • Educates members on pharmacy based rules related to prescriptions and medication resources or assistance programs.
  • Processes prior authorization requests from physicians offices and ensures compliance with Medicare requirements; informs relevant parties of all prior authorization determinations.
  • Provides resolution to grievances and appeals issues.
  • Responds to inquiries from physicians, sales team, and members related to formulary and prescription benefits.
  • Generates reports relating to rebates, physician utilization, Beers Criteria, Reliance members, and other ad hoc reports.
  • Maintains record keeping of prior authorizations, rebates, and monthly reports.

  • The Pharmacy Tech II is responsible for provider-facing interactions regarding pre-authorization requirements for injection/infusion drugs covered under Medicare Part B.

    Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • Processes prior authorization requests from physicians' offices and ensures compliance with Medicare requirements.
  • Enters and validates information regarding injectable/infusion requests in the appropriate pre-authorization system and reviews accurate transmission to the appropriate claims system.
  • Places outbound and receive inbound calls related to requests for clinical information required to complete reviews.
  • Compiles and documents productivity on designated system.
  • The Pharmacy Technicians employs intellectual, interpersonal and technical skills through the utilization of the pharmacy process to assist providers in successfully completing the pre-authorization process.


  • Pharmacy Technician I
  • Requires a high school diploma; 1 year of pharmacy experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Current State Pharmacy Tech. Certification or National Certification based on applicable state(s) required.
  • Requires strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem-solving skills, facilitation skills, and analytical skills.
  • Prior call center experience strongly preferred.
  • Strong computer skills highly preferred.


  • Pharmacy Technician II

  • Requires a high school diploma; 2 years of pharmacy experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Current State Pharmacy Technician License and National Certification are required.
  • Prior call center experience strongly preferred.
  • Strong computer skills highly preferred.
  • Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.


  • Anthem

    Address

    Atlanta, GA
    USA