CVS Caremark


Residency Information:

CVS Caremark 
Type of Residency: 
Managed Care - Specialty Pharmacy 
Accreditation Status: 
Length of Program: 
12 months 
Number of Positions: 
Application Deadline: 
January 11th 
Starting Date: 
July 1st 
Estimated Stipend: 
Onsite Interview: 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
PharmD candidate from a United States accredited program; Illinois licensure (or eligible); Strong analytical skills (i.e., ability to work with and mine large data sets); Strong background in managed care pharmacy; Good communication and presentation skills Knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint Travel for client meetings, training programs, and professional meetings and conferences  
Fringe Benefits: 
Comprehensive medical/dental plan; Life insurance; Two weeks paid vacation; No weekends (excluding national meetings); Flexible spending account program for health and dependent care expenses 
Special Features: 
CVS Caremark, headquartered in Woonsocket, RI,  is the largest pharmacy health care provider in the United States with integrated offerings across the entire spectrum of pharmacy care.  Through our unique suite of assets, we are reinventing pharmacy to offer innovative solutions that help people on their path to better health. We are focused on enhancing access to care, lowering overall health care costs for plan members and payors, and improving health outcomes. We are uniquely positioned to deliver significant benefits to health plan sponsors through effective cost management solutions and innovative programs that engage plan members and promote healthier and more cost-effective behaviors. Our integrated pharmacy services model enhances our ability to offer plan members and consumers expanded choice, greater access and more personalized services to help them on their path to better health. We effectively manage pharmaceutical costs and improve health care outcomes through our pharmacy benefit management (PBM), mail order and specialty pharmacy division, CVS Caremark® Pharmacy Services, our CVS/pharmacy® retail stores, our retail-based medical clinic subsidiary, MinuteClinic® and our online retail pharmacy,®.
CVS Caremark Pharmacy Services, the pharmacy benefit management (PBM), mail order and specialty pharmacy division of CVS Caremark, provides a full range of PBM services, including mail order and specialty pharmacy services, plan design and administration, formulary management, discounted drug purchase arrangements, Medicare Part D services, retail pharmacy network management services, prescription management systems, clinical services and disease management services. Our clients are primarily employers, insurance companies, unions, government employee groups, managed care organizations and other sponsors of health benefit plans, and individuals throughout the United States.
As a pharmacy benefits manager, we manage the dispensing of pharmaceuticals through our mail order pharmacies and national network of approximately 67,000 retail pharmacies (which includes our CVS/pharmacy stores) to eligible members in the benefit plans maintained by our clients and utilize our information systems to perform, among other things, safety checks, drug interaction screenings and brand to generic substitutions.
We employ approximately 200,000 colleagues in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. In addition, the company has an information systems development office in Northern Ireland and recently acquired a retail drugstore chain in Brazil.

Contact Information:

First Name: 
Last Name: 
Jagodzinski, PharmD 
Director, Specialty CVS/caremark 
CVS Health 
2211 Sanders Rd 
Phone Number: 
(847) 559-4702 
Fax Number: 
(847) 626-8151