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Bilingual Registered Nurse, Pharmacy
Federal Administered Programs - Medical Authorization Centre
Full Time, Permanent
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits
May 23, 2021
The Medical Authorization Centre (MAC) Pharmacy is responsible for making decisions concerning health needs for products that require authorization. In this role you will service various contracts and work as a member of an overall medical professional team. The primary goal of this unit is to provide positive health care outcomes through on-line case assessment using computer technology.
In this position you will work various shifts between 6:45 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Monday to Friday. At this time, due to the Pandemic, the work environment may be at home or in the office depending on the current situation.
- Make decisions concerning clients’ health needs for products that require authorization
- Administer process for special authorization decisions through the interactive use of telecommunications and applied on-line POS technology
- Utilize your medical background, knowledge and experience to render decisions
- Liaison with the customers and other health care professionals to ensure treatment requests are appropriately administered
- Provide a positive and efficient customer service experience for providers and clients
- Support positive health care outcomes through on-line case assessment using computer technology
Active Registered Nurse
Have practical nursing experience, including knowledge of medical conditions in relationship to pharmaceutical treatment.
You have excellent negotiation and decision-making skills, are multi-tasked and thrive in a fast-paced environment, have superior verbal communication skills and you are able to work shift work on a rotating basis.
possess strong computer skills or aptitude.
Bilingualism (English and French) is required for this role.
We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest. Please note only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Medavie Blue Cross is an equal opportunity employer.
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