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Anthem, Inc Pharmacist Consultant - Atlanta, GA - PS30034 in West Des Moines, Iowa

Pharmacist Consultant - Atlanta, GA - PS30034

Location: United States

Requisition #: PS30034

Post Date: Nov 04, 2019

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care .

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company

Pharmacist Consultant (Atlanta, GA) - PS28153

The Pharmacist Consultant is responsible for supporting disease management programs and physicians care plans through drug therapy evaluation and consultation for program participants.

  • Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides evaluation of member Rx needs and therapies through review of medication history to determine if medications are appropriate.

  • Assesses member compliance with plan through direct contact with members and their physicians.

  • Determines potential barriers to compliance and identifies solutions to overcome barriers.

  • Ensures that members understand appropriate use of current prescriptions.

  • Reviews medications with physicians when therapies do not meet national standards and counsels physicians around alternative medications.

  • Serves as a resource to the clinical team in disease management and other clinical areas.

Requirements:

  • Current, unrestricted Pharmacist license in the state of Georgia required.

  • RPh and minimum 2 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • PharmD preferred.

  • Experience with direct patient counseling or education preferred. May require response during non-standard hours.

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