CVS Health(2)


Residency Information:

CVS Health 
Type of Residency: 
PGY1 Managed Care Pharmacy 
Accreditation Status: 
ASHP Accredited 
Length of Program: 
12 Months 
Number of Positions: 
Application Deadline: 
January 5, 2018
Starting Date: 
July 1, 2018 
Estimated Stipend: 
Onsite Interview: 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
Pharm.D. candidate from a U.S. accredited program, licensure in Texas (or eligible), curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation (two from health professionals related to pharmacy curriculum, i.e., instructors), written statement summarizing why you are pursuing this residency at CVS Health and detailing your career objectives, official transcripts from each college attended, and a professional writing sample.
Fringe Benefits: 
Comprehensive medical plan, life insurance, two weeks paid vacation, no weekends (excluding national meetings), and more
Special Features: 
The Managed Care Residency Program is designed to provide pharmacists with a unique perspective in the managed care arena. Pharmacists completing this residency will be competent and confident practitioners in a dynamic PBM environment. They will be accountable for understanding the role of a pharmacist in a PBM and the individual departments that operate within the PBM. Finally the resident will demonstrate professional maturity by following a personal philosophy of practice, monitoring their own performance and exhibiting commitment to the profession. At the residency’s conclusion , the resident will be able to: • Describe the structure and function of the formulary management process in the managed care setting • Describe how medication usage can be evaluated and influenced on a macro level involving large outpatient populations • Perform outcomes analysis and pharmacoeconomic studies • Develop effective clinical prior authorization programs • Develop strategies used to drive formulary utilization • Understand claims processing systems and benefit design in order to launch clinical activities • Analyze and develop pharmacy benefit designs customized to client needs • Analyze claims data for solving problems related to cost and utilization • Analyze medical and pharmacy literature to effectively solve clinical problems • Describe the operations of a mail service pharmacy • Perform direct and indirect patient care activities

Contact Information:

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Senior Manager, PGY-1 Managed Care Residency Director
CVS Health
750 W. John Carpenter Freeway, Suite 1200
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