Senior Director, Pharmacy STARS - Downers Grove, IL
Location: Downers Grove, Illinois
Internal Number: 106732692
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As a Senior Director, Pharmacy STARS for the National Personal Pharmacy Program within UHC Government Programs, you will lead a team of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and clinical administrators in order to improve health quality outcomes (i.e. medication adherence, appropriate drug utilization). In addition, you will lead efforts for operational, clinical, and logistical improvements. This is your opportunity to grow within a pharmacy team focused on clinical and business collaboration.
Lead operational, member-facing national team of clinical pharmacists and pharmacy technicians supporting Part D STAR measures
Provide leadership to and is accountable for the performance of managers and/or senior level professional staff
Owns an end to end process
Identifies and resolves technical, operational, and organizational problems outside own team
Product, service, or process decisions are most likely to impact entire functions and/or customer accounts (internal or external)
Work on program implementation teams and contribute to business process design and systems set-up, trouble shooting, and updates
Analyze data and prepare management summaries related to work stream results and performance management results
Focus on continual employee engagement
Perform other duties as required to support projects contributing to departmental goals
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
PharmD with Residency
Registered Pharmacist with license in good standing in IL
5+ years of leadership experience guiding teams, initiatives, or products
5+ years of clinical program management and/or population health management experience
Experience with precepting and/or training
WebEx or other Virtual Training Platform experience
Knowledge of STARS, Medicare Part D, and Medicaid management
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (specifically Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Excellent verbal and written skills
Excellent time management and prioritization skills
Ability to collaborate with multiple areas of the company
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