Cigna-HealthSpring, Texas Market

 

Residency Information:

 
Company: 
Cigna-HealthSpring, Texas Market 
Type of Residency: 
PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency
Accreditation Status: 
ASHP Accredited  
Length of Program: 
12 Months 
Number of Positions: 
2
Affiliation: 
University of Houston 
Application Deadline: 
2nd Monday of January 
Starting Date: 
June 26, 2017
Estimated Stipend: 
$47,500 
Onsite Interview: 
Yes 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
Graduate of accredited School of Pharmacy, Pharm.D. preferred, eligible for Texas licensure, application, curriculum vitae, 3 professional letters of recommendation. Application and supporting documentation will be accepted through PhORCAS.
Fringe Benefits: 
Health, dental, vision, life and disability benefits are available. The company also offers PTO, holidays, and conference travel. 
Special Features: 
The residency program provides residents with learning experiences that enhance their problem-solving skills, advance their proficiency in multiple pharmacy principles, and accelerate their leadership skills. The resident will be prepared to enter into academia, function as a clinical pharmacist position in an ambulatory care clinic or at a health plan with job responsibilities. These include completion of MTM reviews, composition of drug monographs/class reviews/quality initiative communications, generation of formal responses for drug information questions, completion of coverage determinations, improvement of the STAR/HEDIS/Quality initiative metrics, and preceptorship of student pharmacists.


Contact Information:


First Name: 
Omar 
Last Name: 
Serna, PharmD, BCACP 
Title: 
Residency Program Director, Clinical Operations Director
Company: 
Cigna-HealthSpring 
Address: 
2900 North Loop West 
Suite 1300
City: 
Houston 
State: 
TX 
Zip: 
77092 
Phone Number: 
(713) 936-6000
Email: 
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