Pharmacy Intern

internship - full time, unpaid

Metroplus Health Plan
New York, NY
Closed
Posted 41 Days ago
Metroplus Health Plan
New York, NY
internship - full time, unpaid
Posted 41 Days ago
Closed

Description

Pharmacy Intern MetroPlus Health Plan - New York, NY3.2 Full-time$17 an hour Save Skills * Excel * Time Management * Managed Care * Microsoft Word * Microsoft Powerpoint Marketing Statement MetroPlus Health Plan provides the highest quality healthcare services to residents of Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island through a comprehensive list of products, including, but not limited to, New York State Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare, Child Health Plus, Exchange, Partnership in Care, MetroPlus Gold, Essential Plan, etc. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States, MetroPlus network includes over 27,000 primary care providers, specialists and participating clinics. For more than 30 years, MetroPlus has been committed to building strong relationships with its members and providers to enable New Yorkers to live their healthiest life. Position Overview The Pharmacy Intern is responsible for making member outreach to promote proper medication use and adherence. The Pharmacy intern is also expected to assist with P and T preparation, drug information requests, data validation and other patient coordination activities. Job Description Reviews daily claims reports of varying focuses across all lines of business to identify and report on the accuracy of the pharmacy benefit configuration. Reconciles data with independent sources of verification to validate the accuracy of reports. Reviews rejection reports to identify and report on inconsistencies or concerns that may impact patient care. Assists in validating improper coding through verification between POS and UM platform systems. Coordinates care between members, pharmacies and providers to improve patient adherence for chronic medications and to promote other pharmacy initiatives. Completes medication reconciliations under the supervision of the Clinical Pharmacist. Assists in validating UM data to ensure proper review of prior authorization requests. Reviews daily reports to ensure all overrides are inputted correctly and claim adjudication is as intended. Assists in preparing documentation for internal and external audits. Assists in reviewing drug monographs and creating summaries for quarterly P and T meetings. Minimum Qualifications NY Pharmacy Intern License, required Current enrollment in an accredited School of Pharmacy, required Pharmacy experience in a managed care environment preferred Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. Proficiency with MS Access is preferred. Position requires excellent organizational, teamwork, interpersonal, time management, written and verbal communication skills Licensure and/or Certification Required NY Pharmacy Intern License, required Current enrollment in an accredited School of Pharmacy, required Professional Competencies Integrity and Trust Customer Focus Functional/Technical Skills Written/Oral Communications How To Apply If you wish to apply for this position, please apply online by clicking the "

Skills

microsoft word, hospitals, teamwork, time management, pharmacy benefit management, managed care, public health, medication administration, drug interactions, clinical, prior authorization, patient care, medicaid managed care, primary care, microsoft powerpoint

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