Full Time Consulting Pharmacist Jacksonville FL

UnitedHealth Group - Jacksonville, FL

At OptumRx, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're reinventing Pharmacy Benefit Management by taking Pharmacists out of a retail or hospital setting and letting them care for our members over the phone. It's a chance to work in a non-traditional setting as you consult with physicians regarding medications and overall wellness. Even better, you'll enjoy greater freedom and still have an opportunity to positively impact our members' lives. Join us and use your diverse knowledge and experience to make health care work better for our patients. It's a chance to make an impact while doing your life's best work.(sm)

BriovaRx® is proud to be part of the OptumRx® family. A leading pharmacy care services company connecting more than 65 million Americans to improved care, lower costs and a better health care experience, OptumRx shares our unique and passionate patient-centric philosophy. What makes your pharmacy career greater with OptumRx? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day.

***We are currently seeking Pharmacists to work between the hours of 7:30am and 7pm EST, Monday through Friday, and potentially some Saturdays. Flexibility to work rotating shifts within these hours is required.***

The Consulting Pharmacist role is a telephonic based position in a specialty mail order pharmacy that will mainly consist of inbound phone calls from both patients and prescribers.

Primary Responsibilities:
Verify the accuracy of prescriptions translated by pharmacy technicians
Ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of a patient’s drug therapy through Drug Utilization Review, while meeting department standards for productivity and quality
Ensure compliance with Federal and State regulations pertaining to the dispensing of controlled substances and the maintenance of required records
Provide drug information to patients and co-workers
Communicate and interact with members and other health care providers regarding a member’s drug therapy
Complete other tasks and assignments as it relates to the practice of pharmacy

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor or Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) from an accredited college of Pharmacy
Current and unrestricted Pharmacist license in the state of Florida
At least 1 year of experience as a licensed Pharmacist
Ability to navigate MS Office and a Windows-based environment, including the ability to create, edit, save, and send documents utilizing Microsoft Word, and the ability to navigate Outlook and conduct Internet searches
Comfortable with wearing a headset and sitting in front of a computer for the entire shift
Must be able to work between the hours of 7:30am and 7pm EST, Monday through Friday, and potentially some Saturdays. Flexibility to work rotating shifts within these hours

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous Call Center experience
Pharmacist experience in mail order (PBM setting) and/or a high volume retail pharmacy
Careers with OptumRx. We’re one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You’ll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There’s no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life’s best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment