As one of the largest pharmacy benefits managers in the United States, UnitedHealth Group provides a professional culture where you're empowered and encouraged to exceed the expectations of our members, with better schedules than retail and more reach than any hospital. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Supervises the daily activities and tasks of Pharmacists / employees related to fulfillment of prescription ordersMonitors operations of business unit and actively assists and provides direction to subordinates as required using standard policies, procedures and guidelinesPrioritizes and coordinates work, provides leadership to and reviews the work of assigned staffMaintains and reviews most effective scheduling of staff to meet the needs and goals of business unit; assigns workload to staff to meet completion dates / deadlinesDevelops and implements strategies to improve operational efficiencies, increase productivity and improve processesWorks to optimize standardized procedures and improve efficiency of subordinatesPerforms or assists subordinates in performing duties and resolving problemsPrepares composite reports from individual reports of subordinatesAnalyzes, researches and prepares various reports for management on assigned topics as neededInterviews, hires new employees, ensures appropriate training, conducts performance reviews, counsels employees and takes appropriate disciplinary actionResponsible for supervising up to 25 direct reports (pharmacists)Interprets physicians' prescriptions and creates order, accesses, inputs, and retrieves prescription information from computer systemWorks with peers / staff from other facilities to create, modify and ensure standardized proceduresOversees, reviews and handles escalated issues Other duties and projects as assigned by management
Required Qualifications: Current, unrestricted California Pharmacist License BS Pharmacy or Pharm D requiredExcellent communication and presentation skills 5+ years active pharmacist experience Proficient with Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint Ability to work outside of regular Mon-Fri hours (evenings / weekends as needed) to meet demands of work volume Preferred Qualifications: 1+ year experience leading, overseeing or supervising tasks / projects of pharmacy staff Demonstrated experience driving continuous improvements and implementing change in an organization Experience driving results through effective Performance Management practices and toolsUnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.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, pharm ops, pharmacy operations, manager, Carlsbad, CA, California
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.