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UnitedHealth Group Pharmacy Manager - Hope Valley, RI in Hope Valley, Rhode Island

A career with Genoa Healthcare means you're part of a collaborative effort to serve behavioral health and addiction treatment communities. We do more than just provide medicine: we change lives for the better. People with serious mental or chronic illness - and those who care for them - have moving stories, and at Genoa we become their voice, their partner. Working as part of a coordinated care team, we partner with community-based providers and others to ensure that people with complex health conditions get the right medications and are able to follow their treatment plans. Our personalized services - in-clinic pharmacies, medication management and more - are leading the way to a new level of care.

Genoa is a part of OptumRx (and UnitedHealth Group), which is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to making the health system work better for everyone. Take a closer look to learn why a career with Genoa Healthcare might be the path to discovering your life's best work.(sm)

The Pharmacy Manager is a key position that has a substantial impact with our consumers and clinic partners by partnering and advising both on our pharmaceutical care services and benefits. This individual is responsible for the financial, clinical and quality for pharmacy services and will oversee the daily operations of a pharmacy including dispensing prescription medication and spending one-on-one time with the consumers. Coaching, developing and managing pharmacy staff is also a key responsibility of this role. The manager will act as a talent steward and proactively seek top talent for the pharmacy roles.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Creates a great consumer and clinic partner experience and continually builds strong relationships with both groups to proactively meet their needs

  • Serve as an expert to the clinical staff and proactively meets with their team on meeting their clinical outcomes

  • Counsels and educates patients on the usage of medications, adverse effects, schedules and any personal questions from the consumers

  • Ensures the pharmacy and team members follow policies and standards in accordance with state and federal laws

  • Performs wellness services such as immunizations, flu shots and other preventive services

  • Responsible for financial profitability and identifies opportunities to drive growth in the pharmacy

  • Motivates, develops and coaches all pharmacy staff to ensure they are meeting their potential and delivering exceptional service

  • Creates an engaging team environment which promotes compassion and models our core values and culture amongst the team

  • Proactively promotes opportunities and recruiting top talent at our pharmacies

  • Reviews key performance indicators with pharmacy staff and identifies trends and opportunities for improvement

  • Conducts workforce planning and business planning to have operational excellence at the site

  • Builds strong relationships with the community, stakeholders and clinic partners to ensure we are meeting all needs and promote the pharmacy business

  • Drives marketing plans ad materials to promote all pharmacy offerings

You’ll 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:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy or PharmD

  • Current Pharmacist’s license in the state in which this position is located

  • Certified immunizer or willing to become an immunizer within 3 months of hire

  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

Preferred Qualifications:

5+ years of pharmacy leadership experience

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

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 you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're 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: Pharmacy Manager, Hope Valley, RI, Rhode Island

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