To build upon the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to develop pharmacist clinicians with diverse patient care, leadership and education skills who are eligible for board certification and postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. A managed care pharmacy residency will provide systematic training of pharmacists to achieve professional competence in the delivery of patient care and managed care pharmacy practice.
The Managed Care Residency at Aetna Medicaid will develop post-graduate pharmacists for leadership, clinical, and operational roles in managed care. These roles include: prior authorization (PA) pharmacist, Medication Therapy Management (MTM) pharmacist, health plan pharmacy manager/director, drug information pharmacist, utilization management pharmacist, formulary management pharmacist, quality improvement pharmacist, health outcomes pharmacist, and clinical analytics pharmacist.
How to Apply
Register and submit your application through ASHP National Matching Service, Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) at: www.ashp.org/phorcas*
Three letters of recommendation
Letter of intent
Official transcripts from each college attended
Application deadline is December 31, 2019
*This residency site agrees that no person at this site will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from any residency applicant
Application and Employment Requirements
Graduate or candidate for graduation of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited degree program (or one in the process of pursuing accreditation) or have a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Committee (FPGEC) certificate from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP)
Pharmacist Licensure in any state within 90 days of the start of the residency year; Arizona licensure must be obtained no later than October 30th
Pre-employment background check and drug testing
Positions available: 6
Start Date: Last Monday of June
About Aetna Medicaid
At Aetna Medicaid Administrators LLC (Aetna Medicaid) we conduct business using a clear, strongly held set of core beliefs that reflect who we are and what you can expect from us. Our values carry through our thoughts and actions every day, inspire innovation in our products and services, and drive our commitment to excellence in all we do. We provide services for over 2.8 million members with a large national presence. Our success comes from more than 30 years of experience serving high-risk populations, building relationships with local partners, integrating the delivery of clinical care, and developing innovative programs and technology. Working together with providers and local and national governments, we believe we can help create a better health care system for our members.