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Anthem, Inc. Pharmacist Consultant/Sr in Seven Hills, Ohio

Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Pharmacist Consultant/Sr.

*Remote

Work schedule: M-F 12:30 – 9:00 pm EST

The Pharmacist Consultant is responsible for supporting Anthem Care Management's disease management programs and physician's care plans through drug therapy evaluation and consultation to program participants. Interventions are aimed to increase compliance with prescribed drug therapies and result in more favorable outcomes.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides evaluation of member’s Rx needs and therapies through review of medication history to determine if medications are appropriate based on diagnosis and concomitant co-morbid conditions.

  • Assesses member compliance with plan through direct contact with members and their physicians.

  • Determines potential barriers to compliance and identifies solutions to overcome barriers.

  • Ensures that members understand appropriate use of current prescriptions.

  • Educates members on possible duplicate therapies, interactions, adverse effects and ineffective therapies.

  • Evaluates use and impact of non-prescribed supplements on therapy and counsels members as appropriate.

  • Reviews medications with physicians when therapies do not meet national standards and counsels physicians around alternative medications.

  • Maintains and enhances positive relationships with clients and responds to a wide variety of pharmacy-related questions.

  • Serves as a resource to the clinical team in disease management and other clinical areas.

  • May conduct research when needed to respond to member or physician inquiries and may be assigned to special project work, such as conducting in-service training or developing applicable protocols.

Qualifications

Pharmacist Consultant

  • Requires a current unrestricted license from the state in which candidate resides to practice pharmacy as an RPH in good standing with the State Board of Pharmacy and at least 2 years clinical experience.

  • PharmD preferred.

  • Experience with direct patient counseling or education is preferred.

  • Knowledge of managed care, pharmacy benefit management and integrated health systems is preferred.

  • May require response during non-standard hours.

  • Fluent and bilingual in Spanish and English preferred.

  • Must be able to attend full-time dayshift training Monday through Friday for up to one month upon hire.

  • Proficiency with MS Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint.

  • Auditing experience preferred.

  • Strong research and analytical skills as well as communication skills (both written and verbal).

Pharmacist Consultant Sr.

  • Requires a current unrestricted license from the state in which candidate resides to practice pharmacy as an RPH in good standing with the State Board of Pharmacy and at least 4 years clinical experience.

  • PharmD preferred.

  • Experience with direct patient counseling or education is preferred.

  • Knowledge of managed care, pharmacy benefit management and integrated health systems is preferred.

  • May require response during non-standard hours.

  • Fluent and bilingual in Spanish and English preferred.

  • Must be able to attend full-time dayshift training Monday through Friday for up to one month upon hire.

  • Proficiency with MS Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint.

  • Auditing experience preferred.

  • Strong research and analytical skills as well as communication skills (both written and verbal).

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions

REQNUMBER: PS45015-Ohio

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