National Clinical Hub Pharmacist:
PharMerica

36246-en_US
PharMerica
Arlington Texas
Pharmacy
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Description

A full-service pharmacy solution providing value beyond medication.

PharMerica is the long-term care pharmacy services provider of choice for senior living communities, skilled nursing facilities, public health organizations and post-acute care organizations. With over $3 billion annual revenues, PharMerica is one of the nation's largest pharmacy companiesPharMerica operates more than 105 institutional pharmacies in 47 states serving over 350,000+ patients daily.

 

PharMerica offers unmatched employee development. Exceptional company culture. Seemingly endless opportunities for advancement and the highest hiring goals in decades.

 

 

Summary

Upon reviewing and interpreting prescriptions from all pharmacies, identifies and recommends formulary preferred drug alternatives to physicians, reconciles physician responses and coordinates formulary order change with each pharmacy.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Reviews and approves formulary alternative recommendations and commuicates via outbound calling to physicians and customer nursing facilities.
  • Sends formulary alternative recommendations to physicians. This position is instrumental in various projects such as: UTA testing for changes made to the DGA process, TI changes, and PA application enhancements.
  • Reconciles Therapeutic Interchange  alternatives for physicians and facility staff.
  • Works with General Managers and CAPh pharmacists at all pharmacy locations to ensure compliance with formulary switch procedures. Utilizes MMIT to check formularies for accuracy.
  • Provides clinical expertise by responding to formulary drug-related questions and concerns intiated by internal (Technicians, Nursing Staff, Pharmacists) and external (Physicians, Directors of Nursing, Administrators and Nursing Staff) customers.
  • Provides training and direction to pharmacy management and pharmacy associates on Clinical HUB formulary switch procedures.
  • Directs Pharmacy Technicians as needed.
  • Assigns tasks and schedules for Clinical HUB Technicians.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Second Shift:  3:30pm to 12:00am

 

Position Qualifications:

  • Education/Learning Experience:
    • Required: Masters/Dctoral  Degree in Pharmacy
    • Desired: Pharm D
  • Work Experience:
    • Required: 0-1 year in a retail, mail-rder or institutional pharmacy environment.
    • Desired: 3-5 years’ experience in a retail, mail-rder or institutional pharmacy environment; Prior supervisory experience.
  • Skills/Knowledge:
    • Required: Knwledge of federal and state regulations, clinical drug knowledge, computer data entry skills.
  • Licenses/Certifications :
    • Required: Current State RPh license.
  • Behavior Competencies:
    • Required: Interpersnal Skills, Oral Communication, Written Communication, Teamwork, Ethics, Organizational Support, Judgment, Planning/Organizing, Professionalism, Adaptability, Initiative

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