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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Pharmacy Refill Technician - Refill *$1,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Brea, California

We are looking for Pharmacy Refill Technician with a $1,000 Sign-on Bonus for the Refill Department at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare.

Location: Brea, CA

Work Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 8 hour, Evenings

Job Summary:

Under direct, supervision of management, this position is responsible to answer incoming pharmacy refill telephone calls, emails, chat messages and faxes related to prescriptions. Handles patient medication refills according to authorized physician protocols. Since this is a contact center function, may also be assigned to cover incoming calls for other lines of business.

Essential Functions:

  • Utilizing authorized physician protocol to process prescription refill requests in a timely manner and documents into EMR system.

  • Maintains current knowledge of medications and drug classifications.

  • Conducts patient and pharmacy callbacks in a time efficient manner while maintaining proper phone etiquette.

  • Attends and participates in mandatory clinical/business department meetings/in-services Responsible for processing prior authorizations.

  • Completes tasks in EMR.

  • Handles intake of multiple phone lines using established scripts, protocols and service processes.

  • Responds to each call in an efficient, effective, and professional manner.

  • Accurately tracks and enters calls using appropriate documentation, reporting, and database applications.

  • Assists with maintaining department databases and resource tools.

  • Understands and uses proper procedures to resolve problems, escalate issues, and achieve objectives in a productive and cooperative manner. Provides timely feedback about processes to improve caller experiences and satisfaction.

  • Supports overall department operations through cooperation and teamwork.


  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, and Windows.

  • Must have strong knowledge of medications and drug classifications.

  • High level of customer services skills with a genuine caring approach to helping people.

  • Demonstrates organizational abilities.

  • Requires good written and verbal communications skills to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization.

  • Must be able to work under general supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced department and handle multiple tasks, work with interruptions, and deal effectively with confidential information.

  • Bilingual English/Spanish communication skills preferred.

Minimum Position Requeirements:

Education: Coursework/Training Complete coursework to obtain Pharmacy Tech License

Experience: 2 years Pharmacy technician experience with strong familiarity with medications and drug classifications.

Licenses and Certifications: CA Pharmacy Tech License

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience: EMR experience.

Mission Heritage Medical Group is one of California's most respected medical groups. With over 3,000 employees and 75 locations throughout California, including, Northern California, Orange County, High Desert and Los Angeles County, Mission Heritage Medical Group has been continually recognized as a leader in quality, customer service and information technology. This kind of success is the result of team work, a commitment to excellence and a strong adherence to the organization's mission, vision and values. Mission Heritage Medical Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Heritage Medical Group complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: Providence Medical Foundation

Category: Pharmacy Technician

Req ID: R342173