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Aultcare Corp. PHARMACIST-REG-ALC in Canton, Ohio

Req# 19781Aultman Health Foundation, CANTON, OHAULTCARE ADMINISTRATIONAultman Health FoundationFull Time, Day Shift, 8AM - 4:30PMPURPOSE OF POSITION:The primary purpose of the Clinical Pharmacist is to hold responsibility for the clinical operations across the pharmacy product lines. The clinical pharmacist will have a focus on leading the site of care strategies for AultCare. They will also support the team as a clinician responsible for coverage determinations. They will develop the strategy and procurement of the associated formularies and UM tools. This person will monitor FDA approvals, drug manufacturer pipelines, and evaluate drug utilization reports in order to execute the AultCare formularies. The clinical pharmacist and team are integrated with the care coordination team to support additional areas of care throughout the continuum. RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS:Advance the site of care strategies through criteria development, contractual support, financial analysis. Works closely with member and physician to help guide lowest cost, most appropriate site of care.Translate clinical information into functional specifications within a clinical rule set to be implemented at the pharmacy point-of-care programs, such as, but not limited to, formulary development and compliance of all medications, prior authorization and step therapy, adherence, drug utilization review, dose optimization, and reviewing prescriber patterns for both product lines. Analyze data providing outcomes to the team and our clients. Work closely with the Part D and Commercial clinical pharmacist and team, as well as, medical management programs, operational and customer service departments.Facilitate the implementation of legislative updates.Process Improvement: Continuously reviews, recommends and implements improvement steps, as needed or directed. Seeks supervisory guidance/approval as appropriate.Portrays professional image: follows dress code, communicates with internal and external customers in a professional manner, including appropriate verbal and written grammar.Promotes and demonstrates professional standards to enhance the development of the department.Practices ethical conduct.Meets acceptable attendance and punctuality expectations (excluding FMLA) The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified, and are not a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent to this position. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. AultCare is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. AultCare/AHF will provide reasonable accommodations to employees or applicants with disabilities, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, who are otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job, with or without accommodation, unless such accommodation would constitute an undue hardship on AultCare/AHF or poses a direct threat to the health and safety of the individual or others that cannot be sufficiently mitigated by reasonable accommodation. Any applicant or employee who requires an accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job or to enjoy equal benefits and privileges of employment should notify the AultCare Human Resource Department and request such accommodation. QUALIFICATIONS:Education: Doctorate of Pharmacy preferredExperience: Practicing as a registered clinical pharmacist with an understanding of managed care principles. Experience in health plan clinical/formulary management i