Senior Pharmacist - Cypress, CA

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: January 11, 2017
  • Reference ID: 737983271

A Senior Pharmacist job in Cypress, CA is available through Adecco Medical and Science. You will need a California Pharmacist License in good standing. You will be working in a Clinical Pharmacist role in the Pharmacy Appeals Department. You will have the opportunity to work for one of the largest PBM companies nationwide. This opportunity will be a Contract opportunity to start, with the opportunity to go permanent for successful candidates.

Senior Pharmacist job responsibilities include:
• Utilize clinical skills to perform Drug Utilization Reviews and consult with customers, patients and/or physicians regarding use of medications, potential drug interactions, and clinical status for appeals requests
• Conduct Quality Assurance and verify the accuracy of all prescriptions to render appeal decision. Provide explanations and interpretations within area of expertise
• Review formulary and utilization management guidelines to determine if the drug should be a covered benefit for the beneficiary based on their medical history
• Research, evaluate, and make determinations on member and provider appeals of pharmacy coverage decisions
• Position requires excellent record keeping skills, thorough documentation, clear and concise written/verbal communications skills.

• BS in Pharmacy or Pharmacy D Degree
• Pharmacist License in good standing in California
• PBM experience required. Pharmacy Reimbursement (3rd party insurance, Medicare Part D and Medicaid)
• Experience in Coverage determinations (prior authorizations) or member appeals

**This contract opportunity is Full time - Monday through Friday with an 8 hour shift between the hours of 8am to 6pm (8 hours per day) with possible overtime and Saturday coverage as necessary.**

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If you have questions about the position or would like more information please contact My-Trinh Nguyen by email at

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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