Current Job Openings

Oral Pharmacy Technician


GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Under supervision of the attending physician and the Director of Pharmaceutical Services works to compound chemotherapy agents while maintaining proper policy and procedure.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Responsible for compounding chemotherapy agents per physician orders.
  • Adheres to OSHA Policy and Procedure.
  • Adheres to Company Policy and Procedure.
  • Performs related work as required
  • Assist other admixture technicians
  • Assist Director of Pharmaceutical Services in scheduling and maintaining workflow
  • Assist in training new employees
  • Requires the ability to read and communicate measurements accurately and legibly.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Professional demeanor and courteous attitude with an attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of basic pharmacy practices and procedures, with a minimum 2 years’ experience with IV admixture in a pharmacy setting preferred.
  • Knowledge of medications and medical supplies, Chemotherapy experience is a PLUS!
  • Knowledge of record-keeping techniques and Pharmacy Computer System experience – Preferred.
  • Accurate typing skills (minimum 35 words per minute).
  • Basic computer literacy and technology with proficiency in general word-processing and data entry.
  • Requires working with toxic substances, and medicinal preparations.
  • Frequent standing or walking for extended periods of time.
  • Strong organizational, prioritization, communications & mathematics skills – Required.
  • Ability to understand the importance of and respect the confidentiality of all patient information.

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:

High School Graduate or GED Business/College Courses, Medical Terminology Courses Preferred. Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician – C.PH.T. Preferred

Patient Services Representative


GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Greets, instructs, directs, schedules and gathers insurance information for patients and visitors. Serves as a liaison between patient and medical support staff. Work is performed in reception area. Involves frequent contact with patients. Work may be stressful at times. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive. Contact involves dealing with sick people.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge of business office procedures.
Excellent grammar, spelling and punctuation in order to accurately input patient information.
Skill in operating a computer and photocopy machine.
Skill in greeting patients and answering the telephone in a pleasant and helpful manner.
Ability to speak in a clear and concise manner.
Ability to read, understand and follow oral and written instruction.
Ability to sort and file materials correctly by alphabetic or numeric systems.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public.
Prefer one year work experience, preferably in a medical office setting.
Knowledge of medical terminology desirable.

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

High school graduation or GED

AA/EOE

Clinical Research Coordinator

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Research Coordinator is charged with protocol execution following good clinical practice guidelines.  The Research Coordinator is also responsible for filing study related materials, supply ordering and weekly statistics completion.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Incumbent must be organized and pay close attention to detail, possess excellent written and oral communication skills.  Must have ability to operate a computer with high efficiency.  Requires excellent skills in medical terminology, and a minimum of two years of clinical research experience, in oncology preferred.

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

High School or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in a health-related science field preferred.

AA/EOE

Registered Nurse, PT 3d/wk

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Provide professional nursing care for clinic patients following established standards and practices. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours. Requires exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, and toxic substances. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

 Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice to give and evaluate patient care. Knowledge of organizational polices, regulations and procedures to administer patient care. Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment. Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide on-going patient care. Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions. Skill in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports and responding to correspondence. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public. Ability to maintain quality control standards. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures. Ability to communicate clearly.  Ability to operate basic computer programs.

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

Graduate from an accredited nursing school and possession of a Utah State Registered Nursing License. BLS certification.

One year of professional nursing experience in a clinic setting preferred.

 

AA/EOE

Registered Nurse, FT 4d/wk

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Provide professional nursing care for clinic patients following established standards and practices. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours. Requires exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, and toxic substances. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

 Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice to give and evaluate patient care. Knowledge of organizational polices, regulations and procedures to administer patient care. Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment. Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide on-going patient care. Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions. Skill in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports and responding to correspondence. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public. Ability to maintain quality control standards. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures. Ability to communicate clearly.  Ability to operate basic computer programs.

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

Graduate from an accredited nursing school and possession of a Utah State Registered Nursing License. BLS certification.

One year of professional nursing experience in a clinic setting preferred.

 

AA/EOE

Medical Assistant, Salt Lake Clinic

Non-Exempt –Full Time

 

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Assist in the delivery of primary health care and patient care management.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in giving patient care.
  • Strong blood draw skills a must.
  • Knowledge of examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures.
  • Experience with medical equipment and instruments used to administer patient care.
  • Perform common safety hazards and precautions to maintain a safe work environment.
  • Maintaining records and recording test results.
  • Develop and maintain department quality assurance.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.
  • Maintain quality control standards.
  • Must be able to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.
  • Communicate clearly.
  • May be required to float to our other locations as needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

GED or High School Equivalent and graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assistants. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Involves standing and walking. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 100 pounds. Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.

 

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:  Certification from a Medical Assistant School or two years work experience required.

 

AA/EOE

 

Patient Advocate Float

Non-Exempt –Full Time (32-40 Hours per Week)

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Acts as a liaison between the patient, billing and clinic staff. Orients new patients and resolves patient problems. Arranges for financial assistance for patients in need. Position will require travel to our ten offices along the Wasatch front.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Educates patients on services, insurance, etc.
  • Gathers new patient information.
  • Verifies patient insurance information and inputs same into PMS System. Identifies insurance problems before patient is seen.
  • Identifies patients needing referrals and receives authorization before service is given.
  • Understands and maintains authorization for ongoing treatment.
  • Follows up on phone calls from billing office and resolves billing issues.
  • Arranges for indigent coverage and drug replacement coverage as needed
  • Meets with any patients owing a patient balance before they are seen by a physician.
  • Sets up patient payment plans.
  • Attends meetings as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

 

Two to three years working in a medical office setting. Front office and/or billing experience required.

 

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:

 High School Diploma required.

Some College preferred

 

AA/EOE

Certified Coder

Non-Exempt –Full Time (32-40 Hours per Week)

 

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This position is part of a team that is responsible for coding, auditing and compliance.  They are responsible for and adhering to correct and compliant coding. They should strive to produce clean claims by working with the physicians. Will work with our AR team on denials and appeals.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Two years medical billing experience required. Experience in coding and medical billing, data entry, and 10-key usage. Ability to work independently or within a team. Excellent communication skills. Must CPC certified.

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: High school graduation or GED, CPC Certification, and two years of experience required.

 

 

AA/EOE

 

ORAL PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Non-Exempt –Full Time

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Under supervision of the attending physician and the Director of Pharmaceutical Services, processes prescription orders for oral chemotherapy and associated agents in accordance with our license as a Pharmaceutical Administration Facility by the State of Utah Board of Pharmacy.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for processing and dispensing of oral chemotherapy agents per physician orders.
  • Work with Administration to ensure all co-pays and insurance payments are posted correctly.
  • Work with patients and their Patient Advocate to evaluate potential enrollment in patient assistance or co-pay assistance plans.
  • Requires the ability to read and communicate measurements accurately and legibly.
  • Adheres to OSHA Policy and Procedure.
  • Adheres to Company Policy and Procedure.
  • Performs related work as required.
  • Assist in training new employees
  • Requires the ability to read and communicate measurements accurately and legibly.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to work as a team member
  • Professional demeanor and courteous attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of basic pharmacy practices and procedures
  • Knowledge of medications and medical supplies
  • Strong mathematical computation skills
  • Knowledge of record-keeping techniques
  • Accurate typing skills (minimum 35 words per minute)
  • Basic understanding of computer technology
  • Strong organizational, prioritization, communications & mathematics skills – Required.
  • Pharmacy Computer System (QS1) experience – Preferred.
  • 2 years’ experience in a retail pharmacy setting – Preferred.
  • Ability to understand the importance of and respect the confidentiality of all patient information.
  • Basic computer literacy and technology with proficiency in general word-processing and data entry.

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:  High School Graduate or GED Business/College Courses, Medical Terminology Courses Preferred. Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician – C.PH.T. Preferred.

 

AA/EOE

Manager Regulatory Department Clinical Research

Exempt – Full Time (32-40 Hours per Week)

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: This is a working management position for the Clinical Research Department of Utah Cancer Specialists.

The incumbent is responsible for management oversight of day to day activities for the regulatory department. Assures continued compliance with Standard Operation Procedures (SOP’s) and Good Clinical Practice (GCP) for a multisite program with phase I capabilities.

The incumbent will complete regulatory documents and procedures such as, Informed Consents, Protocols and amendments, study materials for UCS sites, safety notifications, correspondence and other applicable documents required by the studies to and from Central Institutional Review Boards.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: The incumbent must have strong background in regulatory processes. Exceptional people skills with an eye to detail.

Manage day to day activities of the administrative staff within the research office. Conduct monthly one on ones and yearly evaluations.  Will attend monthly meetings with the Director of Research as well as the Clinic Research Manager to assure compliance with streamlined and efficient operations.   Coordinate the study start up process with Phase I and Late Phase trials.

The incumbent must possess exceptional organizational capacity, high attention to detail, and outstanding communication skills are critical to the position and are considered mandatory.

Excellent oral and written communications skills required with the ability to function independently.  Must be able to decide how to best accomplish the daily requirements, prioritizes and delegates workload and establishes systems needed to achieve specific regulatory goals. Efforts of multiple departments or disciplines must be coordinated to ensure effective follow through and compliance of all involved.  Time management and task prioritization are imperative functions of the position.

 

Education/Training Requirements:   High School education or equivalent required, BS in a health related field preferred. Incumbent must have a minimum work experience 3+ years of regulatory experience. Excellent computer literacy (experience with excel and Microsoft Word) and GCP Training.

 

AA/EOE

Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Exempt –Full Time (up to 40 Hours per Week)

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Utah Cancer Specialists is seeking PA/NP in general oncology and hematology to work 5-days each week at our Utah Cancer Specialists Cancer Clinic in Salt Lake City and West Jordan, Utah.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

The candidates must be detail-oriented with strong interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.  Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory.  Hospital experience/acute care preferred. Competitive salary and benefits.  Requires current Utah NP or PA license and DEA license.

 

AA-EOE.

Palliative Care Physician

Exempt –Full Time

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Utah Cancer Specialists is seeking a full-time Palliative Care Physician in Supportive/Palliative Medicine for oncology and hematology patients.  The candidate must be board certified or board eligible in palliative care.  Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

The incumbent will provide education, guidance, advocacy and coordinated care to practice patients from early diagnosis to advanced illness.  This provider assists patients with pain and symptom management, psychosocial issues, treatment options (including alternative therapies) and continuity across the continuum of care.

The candidate must be detail-oriented with strong interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.  Strong computer and organizational skills are needed.

Services are provided across our clinics in the Salt Lake Valley.

Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory. Selected candidates will be board certified or near completing appropriate fellowship, excellent references and have a DEA license.

 

AA/EOE