Northbrook, Illinois

Job Description
The Clinical Pharmacist will be responsible for supporting the creation and maintenance of the CVS Caremark’s standard formularies assuring clinical appropriateness, accuracy and clinical consistency. Responsibilities include supporting clinical workgroups, enterprise formulary initiatives, and additional formulary related clinical activities to meet the organizational and marketplace needs.
The role will consult as a subject matter expert facilitating formulary decision-making process and continual enhancement of the formulary management systems for the enterprise, and provide direction to the internal partners to implement downstream formulary activities including adjudication, web/portal, communications, and publications. This position will also assist with the coordination of formulary activities to meet organizational goals, client needs, performance standards, and Plan requirements while ensuring compliance with established Policies and Procedures, Best Practices and applicable regulations and standards. This position requires attention to detail and strict adherence to timelines.

Demonstrated Abilities include:
-Identify, analyze and solve problems from a practical perspective
-Produce results by determining timeframes, deadlines and successive steps.
-Negotiate or solve matters involving significant or controversial issues.
-Plan, coordinate or advise others on work effects or progress.
-Resolve problems by influencing or motivating others.
-Analytical, quantitative, mathematical, and interpersonal skills
-Prioritize and handle multiple projects
-Highly motivated
-Dedication to continuous improvement

Required Qualifications
- 3+ years experience in managed care corporate setting, drug information knowledge.
-MS Office Suite including Access, Excel, Power Point and Visio
-Qualified individual will possess working knowledge of Formulary Management in a Commercial environment; Drug File and Adjudication knowledge; and the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee decision making process.
- Clinical skills and knowledge required.
*Candidate must be located in the Chicago area

Preferred Qualifications
-Preference will be given for individuals with in depth knowledge of Formulary Management in the commercial segment.

Education
Bachelors of Science in Pharmacy and be a licensed pharmacist in the state of residence.

Business Overview
At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.


We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities. See Job Description

Northbrook, Illinois

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