Opportunities with Genoa
Healthcare. A career with Genoa
Healthcare means you're part of a collaborative effort to serve behavioral
health and addiction treatment communities.
We do more than just provide medicine: we change lives for the
better. People with serious mental or
chronic illness – and those who care for them – have moving stories, and
at Genoa we become their voice, their partner.
Working as part of a coordinated care team, we partner with community-based
providers and others to ensure that people with complex health conditions get
the right medications and are able to follow their treatment plans. Our personalized services – in-clinic
pharmacies, telepsychiatry and medication management – are leading the way to a
new level of care.
We recently joined OptumRx, a
pharmacy care services company that is part of Optum and UnitedHealth Group’s
family of businesses. We are part of a
leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated
to making the health system work better for everyone. Take a closer look to learn why a career with
Genoa Healthcare might be the path to discovering your life's best work.SM
general supervision of the CMC Supervisor, The Consumer Medication Coordinator will enroll consumers and educate
them on the Genoa medication coordination and compliance services.
- Location: 2900 Plank Road,
Altoona, PA 16601
- Hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00AM-4:00PM with no evenings,
weekends, or major holidays!
- 18 days of PTO, 8 holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401k, and
Major Duties &
- Communicate with
all consumers of the mental health center regarding the medication
services Genoa provides.
- Recruit and enroll
consumers utilizing enrollment forms and copy the consumer’s insurance
- Facilitate the
collection of prescriptions to be faxed to the pharmacy for dispensing.
- Ensure all
consumer insurance information is up to date in the Pharmacy system and is
properly charged for the medications dispensed.
- Assist consumers in
contacting the pharmacist regarding all their medication questions and
ensure a prompt response to their questions.
- Assist clinic
staff and pharmacy with prior authorizations and Patient Assistance
programs as needed.
monitoring by contacting the consumer at least monthly to ensure compliance
and determine refill needs as applicable.
refill management by utilizing the no refill report and contacting the
appropriate prescriber to ensure timely refills are completed and
dispensed to the consumer.
- May include Phlebotomy
for consumers receiving Clozapine and other medications via Genoa schedule
blood draws and sends samples to the appropriate lab as applicable.
delivery when needed and appropriate
- Check for
expiration dates (both on consumer’s medications as well as house account
products/standing order meds)
- Ensure that
medications are stored properly (refrigerated drugs are kept in the
refrigerator, pen-tips are not stored on insulin pens, etc)
- Check for
discrepancies (dose changes, discontinued medications, etc).
- Take back expired
or discontinued medications for destruction (as long as they are clearly
labeled by a pharmacy)
transportation and valid driver’s license is required
Educational or Skills
applicable must be licensed Pharmacy Technician or Medical Assistant background
Certification preferred but not required
Technician experience preferred, but not required
reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally acquired through a high
school diploma or equivalent.
of Microsoft Office and telephone protocol.
require professional verbal and written communication skills.
Please go to the website to apply, do
not contact the Pharmacy or clinic directly.
Diversity creates a healthier
atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected
veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free
workplace. Candidates are required to
pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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