Remote Pharmacist (California Licensed)

Post Date

Nov 14, 2023

Location

San Francisco,
California

ZIP/Postal Code

94105
US
Apr 21, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract-to-perm

Category

Pharmacist

Req #

DGO-664501

Pay Rate

$55 - $82 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is seeking a Remote Adherence Pharmacist to join a strong team of clinicians, analysts, and clinical support staff at a healthcare startup. The purpose of this position is to provide an expert level medication therapy consultation to the patients and providers and to help supervise the Clinical Care support team. This candidate will have a direct impact on patient care and the delivery of our core clinical services, stay continuously up to date on developments in the fast-moving drug field, and be aware of emerging patterns, treatment guidelines, and best practices.



The Clinical Pharmacist receives assignments and functions under the supervision of the Head of Operations to carry out and supervise direct patient care responsibilities and perform a range of functions that include the maintenance and review of patient medication profiles; counseling patients on appropriate drug use; promoting adherence; developing clinical recommendations; reviewing completed medication reviews by other Virtual Pharmacist users; as well as interacting with other health professionals to help improve patient outcomes.

Required Skills & Experience

-Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from an accredited college/university

-Licensed and located in the state of California

-Experience handling 40+ calls per day

-2+ years of Adherence experience

-Ability to review and assess the appropriateness of prescriptions with respect to age specific, disease state specific considerations

-Ability to engage with the patients, promote adherence and treat them with empathy and compassion

-Knowledge of chronic disease states, such as diabetes, heart failure, COPD, asthma, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, dyslipidemia, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorders, and thought disorders

-Experience working with patients of different cultural, religious, and socio-economic backgrounds

-Has knowledge of influence of patient's age, sex, concomitant disease states, concurrent drug therapy, foods and diagnostic procedures on drug activity and disposition

-Has knowledge of local, state and federal regulatory requirements related to areas of functional responsibility

-Willingness and ability to obtain registered pharmacist license in other states, as needed

-Excellent written and oral communication skills

-Strong computer skills, including proficiency in the Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.