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Supervisor Specialty Pharmacy Ops

UnitedHealth Group • Carlsbad, CA

Posted 9 days ago

Job Snapshot

Healthcare - Health Services
Health Care, Pharmaceutical

Job Description

As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversee fulfillment of prescription orders for Specialty and Complex / REMS products

  • Oversee staff performing various duties related to the fulfillment of specialty prescription orders; the specialty pharmacy staff (20+) reporting to this supervisor will be involved in all facets of dispensing and counseling for all Specialty disease states

  • Responsible for pharmacy and call center operations, dispensing activities for specialty pharmaceuticals and infusion products and supplies, and various clinical management program

  • Ongoing review Clinical Management Program for appropriateness and suggest enhancements.

  • Handle and resolve escalated cases. Consults with customers, patients and / or physicians regarding proper use of medications and potential drug interactions

  • Reviews and approves / denies requests for prescription prior authorizations

  • Implementation and ongoing review of policies and procedures for operational improvement, safe procurement, storage, distribution and safe use and disposal of drugs and biologicals

  • Participates in quality improvement, utilization review, clinical activities and / or patient education as needed

  • Work collaboratively with peers across multiple  national and regional sites

  • Mentor and educate Pharmacists / staff on best practice

  • Ensure that REM requirements are met as well as timelines related to FDA, State, manufacturer requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • BS / BA Pharmacy
  • Current, unrestricted California Pharmacist License
  • 3 or more years of experience as Pharmacist

  • Specialty or Clinical Pharmacy background

Preferred Qualifications:

  •  Pharm D
  • 1 or more year of operational management experience

  • ETASU and REMS experience

  • PBM, Managed care, Health plan experience

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Specialty, Clinical, Pharmacy, Pharmacist, Operations, Licensed, Pharm D, California

Job ID: 2551_728854
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