Anthem Pharmacist Clinical-FEP-PS2459 in Hesperia, California

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We have an opening for a Pharmacist Clinical that will be responsible for managing the selection and utilization of pharmaceuticals and supports core clinical programs such as DUR, DIS and formulary management. The incumbent will be responsible for medication therapy management outreach during the evening hours. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Researches and synthesizes detailed clinical data related to pharmaceuticals.

  • Prepares and presents therapeutic class reviews and drug monograph information to the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee.

  • May review and approve or deny coverage for 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.

    The hours for this position is Monday thru Friday, 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm est.

  • Requires a registered pharmacist; 2 years of managed care pharmacy (PBM) experience or residency in lieu of work experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Must possess an active unrestricted license to practice as an RPh required.

  • PharmD preferred.

  • Medication Therapy Management experience is strongly desired.

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Title: Pharmacist Clinical-FEP-PS2459

Location: california-Hesperia

Requisition ID: PS2459