UnitedHealth Group DME Pharmacy Delivery Technician - Southwest Medical - Las Vegas, NV in Las Vegas, Nevada

Southwest Medical (SWM) is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. SM offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. SM is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.

The DME / Pharmacy Delivery Technician is responsible for the delivery and set-up of medical equipment in a professional and customer service oriented manner.

*Swing shift 4:00 PM - 12:30 AM nights and weekends*

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Understand and be able to follow map / route book directions

  • Deliver and instruct patients on a variety of medical equipment to include and not limited to: oxygen, svns (nebulizers), hospital beds and wheelchairs and other Pharmacy or Medical equipment and accessories

  • Complete required paperwork and route sheet for all deliveries

  • Pulling of medical equipment when warehouse staff is unavailable

  • Travel to patients homes / facilities within the Clark County / Lyon County and the Central Las Vegas area(approx. 100 miles)

  • Able to complete 12 to 15 deliveries in an 8 hour shift

  • Responsible for training patients and caregivers in equipment use

  • Participates in on call rotation

  • May perform other duties as required

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Ability to lift 75+ pounds

  • Ability to travel with in Clark County / Central Las Vegas area and Lyon County when required (approx. 100 miles)

  • Must be insurable by United Health Service's auto insurance company minimum age requirement 25 with a clean driving record and hold a current NV drivers license

  • Must possess clean driving record, and be able to successfully pass an MVR check

  • Participate in on-call after hours and weekend rotation

  • Mechanical ability, good interpersonal skills, effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Minimum 6 months of delivery / driving experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience as a delivery technician in the medical field (i.e. delivering DME, respiratory or pharmacy equipment)

  • Knowledge of medical equipment (sufficient enough to allow for the pulling of equipment when warehouse staff is unavailable)

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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