Prior Authorization Pharmacy Technician
Schaumburg , Illinois
February 08, 2017

A Prior Authoirzation Pharmacy Technician job opportunity needs to be filled immediately by Adecco Medical & Science. This is a temporary opportunity in Schaumburg, IL. Experience with pharmacy data entry experience (entering prescriptions) is ideal. Adecco Medical & Science is a division of the world leader in medical and scientific professional recruiting.

Pharmacy Technician job responsibilities:

Using established criteria and guidelines, the pharmacy technician receives and processes prior authorization requests made by providers and members for medications not inherently covered on a member's prescription drug plan.
Answer prior authorization inquiry calls or/and faxes as well as research and resolve formulary and benefit issues using the appropriate reference material.
Resolve issues and complaints in a timely manner.
Performs other duties as assigned by management.
Handles inbound phone requests and gathers member data to provide information for Pharmacist consultations.
Frequent speaking, listening using a headset, sitting, use of hands/fingers across keyboard or mouse, handling other objects, long periods working at a computer
Service center environment with moderate noise level due to Representatives talking, computers, printers, and floor activity

Shift: 8 hour shift- must be available between 5am-12pm cdt M-F, 8-5pm CDT Saturday and Holidays. This also depends on the location and may change based on business needs.
Training time is 8:00am-5:00pm. Monday- Friday. (This training time is subject to change) Training is 4 weeks.


• Must be a Licensed Pharmacy Technician in the state of Illinois
• Prior authorization, appeals, or health plan experience highly preferred
• Prior stable work experience

If you are interested in this Pharmacy Technician job in Schaumburg, IL then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical & Science please go to If you have questions about this position or would like more information please contact Ashley Hosmer at 315-385-4172 or by email at

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