Bachelor's Level Degree - PHARMACY
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Communication, Complex Problem Solving, Critical Thinking, Mathematics
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Experience with online pharmacy adjudication systems required. Will consider new graduated pharmacists and pharmacists not licensed in Virginia due to relocation. Must have Virginia license within 90 days of Sentara start date. Advanced certification in HIV, oncology, infectious disease, or ambulatory care (preferred).
Keyword: Pharmacist, managed care, prior authorizations, pharmacy
Equal Opportunity Employer
to join our Pharmacy Care Services team in Norfolk, VA.
This is an office-based position with department hours of operations from 8am-6pm. We require our Clinical Pharmacist to work Monday- Friday 8am-5pm. There is an additional weekend commitment rotation with an average of every 6th weekend (both Saturday and Sunday) and an on-call commitment of about every 7th week.
While in the role of a Clinical Pharmacist, the ideal candidate will possess:
- Experience with online pharmacy adjudication systemsFundamental understanding of prior authorizationsExceptional verbal and communication skillsSuperior analytical, research and presentation skillsHigh level of competency in determining medical necessityPrevious managed care and/or retail experience (strongly preferred)3-5 years experience is strongly preferredDoctorate of Pharmacy is strongly preferred
Optima Health Community Care is a Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC Plus) Medicaid plan for many older people and those with disabilities. CCC Plus is a Medicaid managed care program through the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS).
With Optima Health Community Care, members benefit from an individualized, fully-integrated program with a state-wide network of providers. As an Optima Health Community employee, you will join a care team committed to providing customized and personalized support and services in the community that our members can count on. Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family.
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