Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska

 

Residency Information:

 
Company: 
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska 
Type of Residency: 
Managed Care Pharmacy Residency
Accreditation Status: 
NOT Accredited 
Length of Program: 
12 Months 
Number of Positions: 
Affiliation: 
University of Nebraska Medical Center 
Application Deadline: 
January 6, 2017 
Starting Date: 
July 1, 2017 
Estimated Stipend: 
$47,476 
Onsite Interview: 
Yes 
Educational/Special Requirements: 
PharmD degree from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy. Licensed pharmacist in the USA or eligibility for licensure (Successful candidate must be fully licensed at the start of residency). Application requirements include: Application, Writing Sample, Three Professional Letters of Recommendation and on-site interview with short formal presentation.  
Fringe Benefits: 
Paid time off, holidays, health insurance offered, free parking, free wellness center access and paid travel and registration to AMCP meeting(s).
Special Features: 
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska residency will offer exposure to various aspects of managed care pharmacy through health plan and PBM exposure. The residency will offer participation in the following areas: pharmacy benefit design, utilization management, formulary management, pharmacy trend management, drug information, health economic/outcomes research, pharmacy benefit management, disease state management and quality assurance initiatives. This unique program also allows the resident the option to participate in teaching or didactic coursework through the University of Nebraska Medical Center.


Contact Information:


First Name: 
Jeff 
Last Name: 
Huether, PharmD, MBA 
Title: 
Director - Pharmacy and Strategic Partnerhips 
Company: 
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska 
Address: 
1919 Aksarben Drive 
City: 
Omaha 
State: 
NE 
Zip: 
68180 
Phone Number: 
(402) 982-6655 
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