Staff Pharmacist- Accredo (Honolulu, HI) at Cigna in Honolulu, Hawaii

Posted in General Business 14 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

This is a full-time Staff Pharmacist position located onsite at 677 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 404, Honolulu, HI 96813. This role is worksite dependent and can only be performed onsite.

The shift for this position is Monday through Friday 8 am - 5 pm.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Staff Pharmacist ("Pharmacist") is responsible for processing, dispensing, verifying and compounding prescriptions in compliance with corporate, legal and regulatory guidelines. The Pharmacist is responsible for interpreting physicians' prescriptions, and making contact with physicians, their authorized representatives, or patients to verify and/or collect necessary information. The Pharmacist tracks order status, resolves open issues, conducts telephonic and/or in-person consultation with patients in regards to medication management and use. The Pharmacist will assist in inventory and patient refill management .The Pharmacist maintains daily production and quality and service levels, and prioritizes various tasks to meet operational and business goals.

This role is Worksite dependent and can only be performed onsite.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS


  • Perform essential duties of a licensed Pharmacist

  • Provide oversight and quality control

  • Interpret prescribers' prescriptions

  • Contact prescribers, prescribers authorized representatives and/or patients to verify prescription information in order to expedite processing of prescriptions

  • Contact prescribers or other pharmacies for new, refill and/or transfer prescriptions

  • Verify and confirm validity of controlled substances as per federal and state laws and regulations

  • Review accuracy of prescription information entered in the system

  • Assist prescribers in converting prescriptions to generic or preferred drugs whenever possible

  • Assist providers with clinical questions relating to medication management and patient therapies

  • Perform inter-department communication to guide orders through the prescription process to ensure timely delivery of medications

  • Assist with inventory management, organization and procurement

  • Conduct patient consultations regarding the use of medications and potential drug interactions.

  • Other duties as assigned


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current resident pharmacist license in good standing.

  • Advanced problem solving skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other departments to resolve issues.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to read and interpret prescriptions.

  • Strong focus on customer service, quality and accuracy.

  • Ability to manage timelines and meet tight client deadlines.

  • Ability to adapt in a changing environment.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule for peak volume times.


About Cigna
Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

If you will be working at home occasionally or permanently, the internet connection must be obtained through a cable broadband or fiber optic internet service provider with speeds of at least 10Mbps download/5Mbps upload.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Cigna has a tobacco-free policy and reserves the right not to hire tobacco/nicotine users in states where that is legally permissible. Candidates in such states who use tobacco/nicotine will not be considered for employment unless they enter a qualifying smoking cessation program prior to the start of their employment. These states include: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Washington State.





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