Senior Clinical Market Pharmacist - Telecommute in OK or TX
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Internal Number: 117085588
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Part of the West Region Medicare and Retirement Clinical Pharmacy team, this position will play an integral role in pharmacy quality performance and Star Ratings. The Senior Clinical Market Pharmacist serves as a subject matter expert for the Part D Stars measures as well as other medication related issues including navigating the pharmacy benefit. This role will foster and manage relationships with internal and external partners to produce positive health outcomes and solid star performance for the plan.
You will have the flexibility to telecommute as you support the markets of Oklahoma and Texas. There will be local, state, and national travel up to 25% of the time based on business needs.
If you are located in Oklahoma and Texas you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.
Positions in this function provide clinical pharmacy advice and guidance on any or all of the following:
Quality of care programs including HEDIS and CMS Stars programs
Develop and train on best practices to improve medication adherence and medication related measure gap closures
Interpret pharmacy programs to write clinical guidelines, job aides, and decision trees. Write and collaborate on member/provider collateral materials for pharmacy programs
Work on program implementation teams and contribute to business process design and systems set up, trouble shooting and updates
Review programs for compliance to state, federal and CMS regulations and recommend remediation. Monitor impending legislation for potential impact to current and future programs
Analyze data and prepare management summaries related to work stream results, performance management results, audit results, CMS reporting, and client reporting
Perform quality audits, determine performance gaps and root causes, prepares reports and collaborates on remediation
Examine, evaluate, and provide recommendations to evolve and enhance clinical pharmacy programs and best practices
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.
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)
Current and unrestricted pharmacist licensure in State of OK or TX
5+ years of experience working as a Licensed Pharmacist within varied practice settings
Demonstrated knowledge of Medicare Advantage Part D
Ability to navigate MS Office and Windows-based environment
Comfort and ability to travel 25% within the areas of Oklahoma, Texas, and to UHC worksites
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
Experience working closely with and influencing providers
Experience teaching, training, and presenting accurate clinical information verbally to variety of audiences
Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.
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