Prescription Authorization Specialist

Houston, TX 77081

Posted: 06/21/2024 Industry: Allied Healthcare Job Number: JS494959620 Pay Rate: $23-26 / hour

Job Description

Prescription Authorization Specialist
Zip Code: Houston, TX  77081 | Location: Southwest Houston
Employment Type: Temporary | Workplace Type: On-site
Healthcare Specialty: Pharmacy & Biopharmaceutical | Salary: $23 - $26 an hour
A trusted and renowned healthcare organization in the Southwest Houston region is partnering with Team1Medical to seek a Prescription Authorization Specialist. The Prescription Authorization Specialist will be responsible for supporting the prescribing of medications for insured patients. If you have experience in the Pharmacy field, take this opportunity and apply for this position today!
Prescription Authorization Specialist’s Responsibilities
  • Verify insurance coverage and benefits on all third-party accounts for prescription authorizations. 
  • Obtain authorizations and document details of all notes related to updates in Epic and Willow. 
  • Obtain authorization notes and input in the designated format and ensure the data is accurate to the authorized received.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, Age & Disable, and Social Security rules and regulations. 
Prescription Authorization Specialist’s Qualifications
  • A High School Diploma or GED is required; An associate’s degree or 2 years of college is highly preferred.
  • A Registered Pharmacy Technician License from the Texas State Board of Pharmacy is required.
  • Three (3) years of prescription/pharmacy authorization experience is required; Epic Software experience is a strong plus.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is highly preferred.
Company Culture & Perks
  • Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • During your employment with Team1Medical Staffing, you can enroll in our benefits program, including medical (3 plans to choose from), dental, disability, critical illness, life, vision, accident, and behavioral health insurance. Additional benefits include 401K, direct deposit, and our referral bonus program!  
Salary: $23 - $26 an hour

Why Team1Medical?
Team1Medical is one of the most trusted medical staffing agencies in the United States. Our team believes in the importance of learning who you are as a person and a professional. We offer Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, and PRN positions to allow you to choose the opportunities that best fit your needs. Whether you are an experienced professional or just launching your career, Team1Medical will invest in your success. View more open positions at
Team1Medical, A Reserves Network Company, is a family-owned and veteran-founded company. Since 1987, we have been a trusted partner to employers and job seekers within the healthcare community. As an equal-opportunity employer, we value our employees and foster an environment of respect, integrity, and trust in every aspect of employment. However you identify and whatever your background, we encourage you to apply today. 

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