Clinical Pharmacist -Telecommuter - Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi
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You're looking for something bigger for your career. How about inventing the future of health care? United Healthcare is creating an innovative approach to Prior Authorization Management. Here you'll find a professional culture where you can use your talent and our resources to make an impact on a huge scale. With better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere. Take this opportunity to start doing your life's best work.(sm)
As a Clinical Pharmacist you will perform various duties related to the fulfillment of prescription orders. While your work will take place over the phone, you'll have a direct impact on the lives of our members as you consult with physicians regarding medications and overall wellness. What makes your pharmacy career greater with United Healthcare? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day.
This position will be:
Monday - Friday from 3:00pm - 11:30pm. Overtime, peer to peer discussions with providers, on-call during weekends and holidays are part of the work expectation.
If you are located within 50 miles from the Ridgeland ,Columbus MS or Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Miramar FL or Baton Rouge, Lake Charles, Metairie LA offices, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.
Reviews and approves / denies requests for prescription prior authorizations
Oversees the activities of pharmacy technicians, pharmacy clerks and customer service advocates
Organizes workload, sets priorities, completes assignments in a timely manner and utilizes resources appropriately while complying with department program standards
Performs all duties and functions in compliance with state and federal pharmacy laws and regulations
Conforms with and supports department quality assurance and improvement guidelines
Pharmacist with analytical skills and eye for detail desired
This position will be Monday to Friday 3:00pm - 11:30pm
Pharmacist license in good standing
BS in Pharmacy or Pharm D degree
2 years of experience working in a retail, Hospital or PBM / Managed Care pharmacy setting
Ability to navigate MS Office and a Windows based environment and the ability to create, edit, save, and send documents utilizing Microsoft Word
Ability to navigate Outlook and conduct Internet searches
Ability to work occasional weekend and on call shifts
Overtime may be voluntary or mandatory as part of the position to support business needs
PBM or Managed Care experience
Call Center experience
Independent, motivated worker
Strong clinical background and knowledge
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Careers with UnitedHealthcare.
Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.â€™s Telecommuter Policy.
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Job Keywords: Pharmacist; Pharma D; PBM; Managed Care; Pharmacy; call center; prior authorization