CVS Health Pharmacist Consultant - Long Term Care in Louisiana
Are you looking for a fast paced and dynamic environment? Do you have a passion for helping others? If so, the Consultant Pharmacist role is for you!As a Consultant Pharmacist, you have the exciting opportunity to collaborate with facility leaders and staff to coordinate pharmaceutical services within long term care facilities around Shreveport, Louisiana. You will have the opportunity to guide development and evaluation of pharmaceutical services procedures within the facility. You will assist the facility to identify, evaluate, and address/resolve pharmacy-related concerns and issues that affect resident care, medical care, quality of life, and/or regulatory compliance. This position will perform duties below by working in various long term care facilities.You will:• Ensure facilities remain compliant with federal regulations • Complete clinical reviews as required by federal and state regulation • Own issue resolution and communicate early warning signs of potential issues • Drive adoption of Omnicare programs and service offerings • Leverage existing customer relationships to promote and drive organic growth as well as new business• Conduct Executive Reviews and other customer meetings as required • Collaborate with Account Management, Sales, Operations and appropriate corporate functions to meet overall site goals and objectives • Perform Medication Regimen Reviews (MRR), as required by regulation or contract for facility type, and provide written reports of these reviews to applicable facility staff preferably upon exit but within 3 business days after each month’s consulting has been completed• Spend an appropriate amount of time on each resident’s review as defined by their clinical needs• Use approved software on-site to generate MRR, including therapeutic interchange and Omnicare clinical program-related recommendations and document responses to previous recommendations• Utilize approved software to identify specific residents needing targeted focus(es)• Complete all required reports• Educate facility staff, including the Director of Nursing, Medical Director and Administrator when new programs are implemented and perform specific required functionsDirectly, and through our subsidiaries, Omnicare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the healthcare environment. While senior care has long been an Omnicare specialty, we also serve other targeted populations.This is a full time, benefit eligible position. CVS Health offers a competitive benefit package which includes, but is not limited to, Paid Time Off, Health/Dental/Vision insurance, Employee Stock Purchase Program , 401K with a company match, and a generous employee discount at all CVS stores. This is a full time, benefit eligible, 30 hours/week position. This role does require travel and possible overnight stays.
Active Pharmacy license in good standing in Louisiana Ability to visit long term care facilities located in Louisiana Immunization Certification through an accredited organization or willingness to become immunization certifiedCurrent license or willingness/eligibility to become licensed in MS, TX & AR
2-3 years of experience in a clinical pharmacy practice with at least one year of long term care pharmacy practice preferred
B.S. in Pharmacy or PharmD degree requiredCertification in geriatrics and/or gerontology preferred
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