15 days old

Home Infusion Pharmacist Evening Shift - Chandler, AZ - 925025

Chandler, AZ 85225
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site
  • Job Code
    925025

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

""

What makes your pharmacy career greater with OptumRx? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. As a pharmacist on the Clinical and Pharmacy Operations team, you will perform various duties as it relates to therapy assessment, care planning and departmental communications to streamline efficiencies across the department.

""

To succeed in this position, a baseline understanding of various infusion related therapies is needed. These functions include interpreting, formulating, and dispensing of infusion and/or specialty drugs for sterile compounding and/or distribution. Pharmacist clinical activities include therapy assessment, care planning, and medication reconciliation as they pertain to individual patients and the appropriate monitoring for effective care and positive patient outcome. This is a dynamic work environment and requires flexibility to meet business needs and adaptability to frequent changes. Teamwork is the norm and all employees will be held accountable to work as effective team members.

""

This position is for a Clinical Pharmacist working in the Optum Specialty Infusion Services unit within OptumRx, a UnitedHealth Group company.

""

*** Must be available to work an 8 hour shift between the hours of 8am - 10 pm. ***

""

Primary Responsibilities:

""
    ""
  • Reviews medication orders and evaluates appropriateness and completeness of orders with consideration given to the special needs and behaviors of the specific age group served
  • ""
  • Verifies all prescriptions not directly received from the prescriber or physicians agent
  • ""
  • Provides oversight of the safety, appropriateness, and effectiveness of the pharmaceutical care provide to patients (consumers) as it relates to specialty products dispensed
  • ""
  • Assesses the patient at the initiation of drug therapy, develops a patient care plan and drug monitoring regimen, and monitors the patient according to the care plan throughout the course of therapy
  • ""
  • Communicates with the patient, physician, nursing staff, other pharmacists, and other members of the health care team regarding patient status, response to therapy, and clinical objectives to ensure clinical outcomes are met
  • ""
  • When required, compounds intravenous and specialty pharmaceuticals in an aseptic fashion according to established State Board of Pharmacy, Federal, USP<797> sterile guidelines and company policy
  • ""
  • Knowledgeable of the proper use and handling of both sterile and hazardous medications; Compounds and handles sterile and hazardous medications in accordance with established guidelines and regulations
  • ""
  • Ensures compliance with all FDA, DEA, State Board of Pharmacy, OSHA, and other regulatory standards; Follows all department policies and procedures
  • ""
  • Provides indirect oversight of pharmacy technician and pharmacy support staff
  • "
""

Youll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

"

Required Qualifications:

""
    ""
  • Pharmacist license in good standing in the state of Arizona
  • ""
  • BS in Pharmacy or Pharm D degree
  • ""
  • 1+ years of experience working in a hospital, home infusion setting, or related healthcare environment
  • ""
  • Strong drug product and clinical pharmacy knowledge
  • ""
  • Knowledgeable in various infusion related therapies with ability to work through the complexity of therapy related orders; Ability to fill medication orders accurately and in a timely manner
  • ""
  • Ability to navigate MS Office and a Windows based environment and able to create, edit, save, and send documents utilizing Microsoft Word; Ability to navigate Outlook and conduct Internet searches
  • ""
  • Able to work a flexible schedule and rotate being on call based on business needs
  • ""
  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders
  • "
""

Preferred Qualifications:

""
    ""
  • Nutritionally Certified
  • ""
  • Home Care or Home Infusion experience
  • ""
  • Sterile compounding experience
  • "
""


"Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here youll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, youre empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

""

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

""

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

""

Job Keywords: Pharmacist, Pharmacy, PharmD, RPh, Infusion Pharmacist, IV Therapy, Acute Care, Home Infusion, Home Health, Specialty Pharmacy, Optum, OptumRx, Chandler, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona

Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-08

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Sponsored by:
ADP Logo

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Home Infusion Pharmacist Evening Shift - Chandler, AZ - 925025

UnitedHealth Group
Chandler, AZ 85225

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast