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Clinical Lead Pharmacist, Cystic Fibrosis - Overland Park, KS

UHG - Overland Park, Kansas

Posted: 11/12/2018

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:


The position will have the following task and responsibilities to aid the Cystic Fibrosis team


Clinical Management Programs

      • Assisting in the design of programs
      • Training clinicians and non-clinicians on CMP
      • Tracking adoption and compliance to CMP

Pharma Liaison

      • Partnering with IR to facilitate pharma programs
      • Representing operations during pharma quarterly Business reviews for medications in selected therapies
      • Assisting with the adoption of pharma programs and the reporting for said pharma programs

Clinical Case Reviews for Payers

      • Assisting with creating required MS patient chart reviews as required by some of our Payers.  (UHC)


      • Assist with developing and implementing the strategy for Therapy Solutions

Required Qualifications:

  • PharmD

  • Active, unrestricted pharmacist license in Kansas

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint

  • 3+ years of experience working within a PBM

  • 2+ years of Specialty Pharmacy experience

  • 2+ years of experience working with Client Management Programs (CMP)

  • Experience working with treatment and therapy related to Cystic Fibrosis disease management

  • Formal presentation experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of Pharmacy Residency

  • Experience with writing Request for Proposals (RFP’s)

  • Client-facing (beyond patients and prescribers) or clinical account management experience

  • Previous experience leading teams, processes or projects



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