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Senior Specialist - Pharmacy Contracts

Job ID 110386 Date Posted 06/09/2021
San Diego, California
  • Sharp HealthCare
  • System Pharmacy Services
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time
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The Senior Specialist Pharmacist will lead and manage enterprise initiatives that support pharmaceutical contracting, procurement, distribution, utilization and reimbursement in the hospital and ambulatory care settings resulting in cost savings to the system.
The goal of Sharp HealthCare Pharmacy Services department is to provide quality clinical and distribution services that set the community standard for innovation, operational efficiency, prevention of adverse medication events and promotion of cost effective drug therapy through collaboration with all members of the health care team.
Sharp System Services have campuses located in the communities of Kearny Mesa and Serra Mesa and consist of the Spectrum location, the Ruffin Road location and Sharp Operations Center (SOC). These offices provide the centralized integrated system support services to the operating entities within the system. These services include System Pharmacy Services, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Information Technology, Compliance, Internal Audit, Legal, Risk Management and Insurance, Contracts, Human Resources, Facilities Management and Development, Clinical Effectiveness, Finance, Nursing, Systems Supply Chain Services, Marketing and Communications, The Sharp Experience and Sharp University.

This position is located in Kearny Mesa, San Diego County. 
8 hours day shift, no weekends.
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) preferred
  • Current unencumbered CA Pharmacist license
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a hospital, ambulatory care and/or managed care pharmacy environment
  • Computer skills, especially in the application of word processing, spreadsheet, and database creation and management
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience with managed care, PBM and/or Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Commercial Health Insurance preferred
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Keywords: Pharmacist jobs in San Diego, PGY1, PGY2, managed care pharmacist, Medicare Part D, PBM
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