"We care about the work we do-and we're looking for new colleagues who do, too." The company:
For over 70 years, and across six provinces we've been a leading diversified health services partner for individuals, plan sponsors, plan advisors and governments across canada. We are proud to be a not-for-profit organization committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. We support the health and wellness of our employees and their families with various wellness programs and resources to support their personal and professional growth.
We're a team of 1,900 colleagues dedicated to collaboration, innovation, customer service, and committed to work-life balance, community involvement and career development which is why Medavie Blue cross is recognized as a Top 100 employer, one of canada's 10 Most Admired corporate cultures and one of Atlantic canada's Top employers. The Opportunity:
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 from 6:45 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday to Friday. Key responsibilities:
- 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
education : Active Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse.
Work experience : Have practical nursing experience, including knowledge of medical conditions in relationship to pharmaceutical treatment.
Other Qualifications : 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.
computer Skills : possess strong computer skills or aptitude.
Language Skills : Bilingualism (english and French) is an asset for this role. core competencies:
Knowledge : You have the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment.
communication Skills : You are able to write and speak clearly in a variety of communication settings and styles.
customer Orientation : You are dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
execution and Organizational Skills : You are able to make decisions in a timely manner, sometimes with incomplete information and under tight deadlines and pressure.
If you are interested in working with a team of professionals in a challenging role and you possess the necessary qualifications, please follow the instructions for applying online via the Medavie Blue cross corporate website by clicking on the link below. canadian citizenship - Please indicate in your application the reason you are entitled to work in canada: canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit. Reliability screening will be required. Medavie Blue cross is an equal opportunity employer.
Posted: August 11, 2017
Closes:September 18, 2017