Rose International INC Pharmacy Tech in Houston, Texas

Desired Skill Set:

Medical Terminology, Pharmacy, Technician

Position Description:

Certified Pharmacy Technician 1 Start Date: 28-NOV-2016 End Date: 27-NOV-2017 Location: Houston, TX


  • Evaluates and authorizes approval of prior authorization pharmacy requests from prescribers received by telephone and/or facsimile using client clinical criteria

  • Determines appropriateness for medications

  • Communicates decision to physicians, physician’s office staff, medical management staff, and/or pharmacists

  • Communicates selected prior authorization criteria, pharmacy benefit coverage, and formulary alternatives to physicians, physician’s office staff, medical management staff, and/or pharmacists

  • Researches, resolves, and documents prior authorization outcomes in the pharmacy system

  • Escalates requests to Pharmacist when request requires extensive clinical review or denial

  • Researches, resolves, and documents physician or client inquiries and grievances

  • Provides verbal or written results to client, prescriber, provider, and/or management

  • Performs other duties as required

  • Proficiency in computerized pharmacy systems and software applications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to follow clinical criteria and instructions

  • Experience with Windows-based software applications


Current national pharmacy technician certification or license 6 months experience in retail, hospital, or facility pharmacy setting High school diploma or equivalent


Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California will be administered in accordance with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

Position Title: Pharmacy Tech

Position Number: 242732

Location: Houston, TX