Cigna-HealthSpring

 

Residency Information:

 
Company: 
Cigna-HealthSpring 
Type of Residency: 
PGY1 Managed Care Pharmacy 
Accreditation Status: 
ASHP Accredited 
Length of Program: 
12 Months 
Number of Positions: 
Affiliation: 
None 
Application Deadline: 
First Monday in January by Noon 
Starting Date: 
Approx. June 26, 2017
Estimated Stipend: 
$48,000 
Onsite Interview: 
Yes 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
Graduate of accredited School of Pharmacy, PharmD preferred, eligible for Tennessee licensure, cover letter, application, curriculum vitae, 3 professional letters of recommendation. 
Fringe Benefits: 
Health, dental, vision, life and disability benefits are available. The company also offers PTO, holidays, and conference travel. 
Special Features: 
The residency focuses on the development of the knowledge and skills pharmacists need in order to assume leadership roles within a managed care organization. They will gain a clinical and administrative perspective of the roles and responsibilities of healthcare professionals within a health plan. Residency activities include: Development and administration of a research project, formulary development, participation in medication therapy management, involvement in the legislative and regulatory aspects of managed care pharmacy, development of drug policies and drug monographs, experience analyzing pharmacy reports, exposure to quality guidelines and initiatives to improve health outcomes, and pharmacy benefit management. Additionally, the resident will have the opportunity to develop expertise in the following areas: coverage determinations, prior authorizations, medication counseling, pharmacy quality, drug utilization reviews and Medicare Part D regulations. 


Contact Information:


First Name: 
Annie 
Last Name: 
Schuster, PharmD 
Title: 
VP Clinical Pharmacy Programs
Company: 
Cigna-HealthSpring 
Address: 
500 Great Circle Road 
City: 
Nashville 
State: 
TN 
Zip: 
37228 
Phone Number: 
(615) 695-1241  
Fax Number: 
(615) 291- 7025 
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