MERCY HEALTH SERVCIES IOWA CORP Medication Access Technician - Forest Pa in MASON CITY, Iowa

What is this job's Title?: Medication Access Technician - Forest Park Pharmacy - Full Time - Days Department: MC101_87013 Pharmacy - Forest ParkExpected Weekly Hours: 40Shift: Day ShiftJob Description Details:PAY GRADE: $14.79 - $21.01HOURS: Full Time, Days, Monday- Friday.JOB SUMMARYThe Medication Access Technician is dedicated to improving patient access to medications at hospital discharge. The Medication Access Technician is responsible for ensuring that patients are offered, and understand the option to participate in the Meds to Bed program. They are an important part of the discharge process, working with other health care professionals, including but not limited to prescribers, nursing, social work and pharmacy to eliminate barriers to patient access to medications. The Medication Access Technician will work to solve problems involving insurance, prior authorization, access, and patient payment to ensure patients are able to be successfully compliant with their prescription regimen at home.POSITION QUALIFICATIONSEducation [formal], License & Certification1. Requireda. High School Diplomab. Registration: as pharmacy technician (or technician trainee) with Iowa Board of Pharmacy within 30 days of employmentc. Certification: National Certification acquired through successful completion of any NCCA-accredited pharmacy tec ited pharmacy tec