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Anthem, Inc. Pharmacist Clinical in Pico Rivera, California

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SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to 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.

CareMore is a proven care delivery model for the highest-risk. We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery. We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most complex patients. We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience. As an Anthem subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources of one of America’s largest managed healthcare organizations.

Pharmacist Clinical

Summary: Responsible for managing the selection and utilization of pharmaceuticals and supports core clinical programs such as chronic disease state management. Overall support managed care and ambulatory care functions.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Researches and synthesizes detailed clinical data related to pharmaceuticals.

  • May review and approve or deny coverage for part B pharmaceuticals (as permitted by state/federal law or state/federal program contracts) based on medical necessity criteria, and coordinates with Anthem or health plan medical directors as needed.

  • Serves as a clinical resource to other pharmacists on areas such as prospective, inpatient and retrospective DURs and provides dosage conversion and clinical support for therapeutic interventions.

  • Prepares information for network physicians.

  • Responsible for medication management of anticoagulation clinic (ACC) and virtual care pharmacy through direct patient care and provider support.

Qualifications

Qualifications :

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, minimum 2 years of managed care or ambulatory care pharmacy experience or residency in lieu of work experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Requires a registered pharmacist; must possess an active unrestricted state license to practice pharmacy as a Registered Pharmacist (RPh).

  • PharmD preferred.

  • Requires current California pharmacist licensure.

  • Requires strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem-solving skills, facilitation skills, and analytical skills.

  • Nights and/or weekends hours are required for this position due to business needs.

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.

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