UnitedHealth Group - Oklahoma City, OK

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As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Responsibilities for this Pharmacists include:
-Verifies prescriptions
-Takes new prescriptions and evaluates patient histories
-Interprets physicians' prescriptions and creates orders, accesses, inputs, and retrieves prescription information from the computer system and verifies whether the order is reimbursable
-Consults with customers, patients and/or physicians regarding use of medications and potential drug interactions
-Conducts Quality Assurance and verifies the accuracy of all prescriptions
-Handles drug utilization review calls
-Reviews and approves/denies requests for prescription prior authorizations
-Analyzes and investigates concerns
-Provides explanations and interpretations within area of expertise

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

Already Fortune 25, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.


-Current and unrestricted Pharmacist license for the State of OK

-B.S. in Pharmacy and/or PharmD degree from accredited School of Pharmacy.

-Experience in retail, mail order, managed care or PBM

-Intermediate level of experience with MS Office suite and the ability to type and navigate a Windows environment

-Experience using on-line clinical references and accessing professional (clinical and regulatory) internet sites

-Up-to-date clinical skills (through current work practice or demonstrated upon interview)

-Fluent English speaking skills; bilingual and multi-lingual candidates fluent in English are highly desirable

-Able to communicate effectively and professionally both orally and in writing

-Able to work effectively in a team environment and interact with colleagues in a professional and supportive manner

-Able to communicate effectively and at the appropriate level with healthcare professionals, peers and patients

-Strong customer service skills including knowledge of standard phone etiquette, problem solving and customer interfacing skills

-Organized, detail oriented and excellent on follow-up

-Able to work flexible schedules and rotate job functions, including rotating weekends and holidays

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing.

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