This managed care residency is through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Health Plan's Pharmacy Services Department in affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh. The pharmacy department supports the pharmacy benefits for Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare, and Health Insurance Exchanges. The resident will develop clinical intervention activities for medication therapy management programs, conduct member outreach programs, participate in Health Plan Pharmacy and Therapeutics (P&T) Committee activities, and assist in formulary management and policy development. Other rotations include pharmacy benefit manager, specialty pharmacy, ambulatory care clinic, account management, consulting and industry. Through the affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh, residents will present seminars, complete a research project, and participate in student instruction.
Contact: Molly McGraw, PharmD, BCPS Contact Title: Coordinator, Pharmacy Quality Company: UPMC Health Plan Contact Address: U.S. Steel Tower, 12th Floor, 600 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 Phone: 412-454-6206 Fax: 412-454-5295 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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About UPMC Health Plan
The Pittsburgh campus serves as the home of both the University of Pittsburgh and its partner, UPMC. One of the leading nonprofit health systems in the United States, UPMC and its member hospitals collaborate with Pitt's schools of the health sciences to advance the quality and efficiency of transplantation, oncology, and psychiatry, among other specialties.
The University of Pittsburgh is a leader in education, clinical care, and research – ranking number four in overall NIH funding – a universally recognized benchmark of research excellence. Pitt is ranked #18 in top Public Schools according to Forbes list and is among the top universities in the world. U.S. News ranks Pitt as among one of the top best global universities and best schools for Pharmacology ranking 9th for best graduate school for pharmacy.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy is in partnership with UPMC which is a truly cohesive health delivery system, with centers of excellence in transplant, cancer, neurosurgery, psychiatry, rehab, geriatrics, and women’s health. It has top-ranked hospitals and service lines. UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside is ranked #1 in Pennsylvania and #15 in the nation, ...and is one of only nine hospitals ranked in the nation’s top 20 of America’s Best Hospitals for 10 years in a row by U.S. News & World Report. UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is ranked in the nation’s top 10 of America’s Best Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.