Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

 

Residency Information:

 
Company: 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan 
Type of Residency: 
PGY1 Managed Care Pharmacy Residency
Accreditation Status: 
ASHP Accredited  
Length of Program: 
12 Months 
Number of Positions: 
Affiliation: 
University of Michigan 
Application Deadline: 
January 6, 2017
Starting Date: 
July 1, 2017
Estimated Stipend: 
$43,000 
Onsite Interview: 
Yes 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
U.S. or Canadian citizenship. PharmD from an ACPE accredited College of Pharmacy, letter of intent, academic transcripts, three references, CV 
Fringe Benefits: 
Generous health insurance, 2 weeks vacation plus some holidays, travel allowances, parking, licensure/society membership, faculty appointment. 
Special Features: 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s managed care residency program in collaboration with University of Michigan will provide residents with training in evidence-based clinical decision making and program design. Residents will learn and apply skills in the areas of drug information, formulary management, drug utilization review, benefit design, and clinical program implementation and assessment. Participation in research, manuscript preparation and teaching are required. Previous residents have successfully published their work in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy. The Pharmacy Department maintains multiple commercial formularies, prior authorization programs, a P&T Committee, integrated medical-pharmacy benefit strategies, specialty drug programs as well as a pharmacy network. BCBSM is also a leader in the development of the patient-centered medical home. This program is run in collaboration with the University of Michigan and the resident has the opportunity to earn a teaching certificate through the university. 


Contact Information:


First Name: 
Alexandra 
Last Name: 
Lin, PharmD
Title: 
Clinical Manager - Health Outcomes & Pharmacy Care Management
Company: 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan 
Address: 
600 E Lafayette Blvd 
MC 512-C
City: 
Detroit 
State: 
MI 
Zip: 
48226-2998 
Phone Number: 
(313) 448-2790
Email: 
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