The program is designed to provide pharmacists with a well-rounded, clinically based experience within the managed care environment. Pharmacists completing the residency will be competent practitioners in the pharmacy benefits management (PBM)setting and will have an understanding of the individual departments that comprise a PBM organization. The program promotes professional development, management, and leadership skills and allows for the unique opportunity to practice in various areas of a dynamic PBM environment. The resident will gain experiences in the clinical, administrative and ethical practice of pharmacy supporting drug benefit management. The Postgraduate Year One (PGY-1) Managed Care Pharmacy Residency Program is in cooperation with the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy and is accredited by ASHP in partnership with AMCP.
• PharmD candidate from a U.S. accredited program • Currently licensed or eligible for pharmacy licensure in appropriate state • Strong background or interest in managed care pharmacy – preferably in a PBM or health plan setting through summer internships or pharmacy experiential rotations • Strong communication and presentation skills • Experience with data mining tools such as Microsoft Excel and Access preferred • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint • Professionalism and maturity • Desire to learn and commit to a one-year structured training program Travel requirements include: client meetings, training programs, miscellaneous rotational responsibilities, and professional meetings and conferences
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