The Specialty Pharmacy Compliance Specialist ensures specialty pharmacy practices are in conformity with all regulatory requirements, including but not limited to HIPAA, URAC, and Fraud, Waste, and Abuse. Performs data extraction and analytics to validate compliance and to drive business decisions. Knowledgeable of specialty pharmacy regulatory requirements outlined in PHARM Core 4- Regulatory Compliance Program and Internal Controls. Actively involved in quality improvement and quality control initiatives. Implements prompt corrective action to correct compliance issues. Collaborates with other members of the pharmacy team on all aspects of pharmacy operations. This includes a review of the organization to see if any changes have regulatory impact, scheduled periodic update of all training, and communication regarding compliance. Performs routine prescription processing duties as needed and under the proper supervision including prior authorization, data entry, insurance billing, prescription filling, and dispensing. Communicates with patients and other medical professionals as necessary. Trains members of pharmacy team on issues and tasks relevant to specialty compliance.
Hourly Rate $27.53 $30.88 $34.23
Strong analytical skills
Minimum 5 years experience as a Pharmacy Technician
Outstanding communication and customer service skills
Excellent organizational skills
California Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration License or Pharmacy Intern Registration Certificate
Must be able to demonstrate track record of exquisite attention to detail
Degree or certificate from an accredited Pharmacy Technician training program
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) license
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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