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UnitedHealth Group

Operations Assistant and Trainer - Oregon


Dental Assistant


Portland, Oregon, United States

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, medication management and more - are leading the way to a new level of care.

Genoa is 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)

Under general supervision of the Director of Operations, the Operations Assistant & Trainer - Field Based will travel to pharmacies within the specified territory to perform appropriate operational tasks to enhance workflow of the pharmacy.

This is a field based position with up to 80% travel. Territory will include all Genoa locations in state of Oregon and Idaho.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Proficiency with pharmacy dispensing system, including the pharmacy computer programs and packaging options
  • Demonstrates knowledge of medication preparation for dispensing including compliance packaging
  • Assists the pharmacy employees with communication with insurance carriers and state billing claims issues
  • Performs pharmacy housekeeping tasks and all other pharmacy technician procedures
  • Assists other pharmacy employees with implementation of existing business with technology provided
  • Aids in establishing and training of appropriate procedures for growth of prescription volume
  • Demonstrates knowledge of business practices and general operations of pharmacies within region
  • Able to travel regularly within specified region
  • Exercises tact when dealing with mental health patients and being sensitive to timing, situations, and confidential relationships
  • Assist with pre-opening tasks as assigned by the Director of Operations
  • Other duties as assigned by Director of Operations

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Pharmacy Technician license in the state of OR
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • 1+ years of experience as a Pharmacy Technician
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficiency in understanding prescription medication directions and terminology
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to train and teach others
  • Extensive travel (up to 90%)
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation

Preferred Qualifcations:

  • National Pharmacy Technician Certification

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and 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.