Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) What makes your career greater with UnitedHealth Group? Growth opportunities among the variety of product lines and making an impact on the healthcare system ensures it will always be challenging and exciting. Provide clinical guidance and support to the PDL development team with regards to medications and place in therapy. Provide clinical guidance and oversight for the development of clinical / utilization management programs. Meet with pharmaceutical manufacturers to receive information regarding clinical aspects of medications and evaluate the evidence provided. Primary Responsibilities:PDL Management Evaluate medications being reviewed by PDL group from clinical standpoint - advantages, disadvantages over other therapies, place in therapy, therapeutic equivalence. Develop clinical content for PDL Management Committee review As the clinical lead, work in conjunction with communications / marketing on materials necessary to support programs. This would include consumer, customer and physician programsClinical / Utilization Management programs Evaluate medications and/or therapeutic classes being considered for clinical/utilization management programs to determine program components and clinical criteria as needed. Present programs to UnitedHealthcare National Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee as appropriate Lead and/or provide support for clinical projects Work in conjunction with communications / marketing on materials necessary to support program. This would include consumer, customer and physician programsPharmaceutical Manufacturer Engagement Obtain information from pharmaceutical manufacturers regarding clinical evidence Critically evaluate to determine quality of evidence
Required Qualifications:Pharmacy degree Must hold and maintain at least one valid Irish pharmacist license without restrictions Experience in Industry Strong clinical and analytic backgroundCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do 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. Job Keywords: Pharmacist, Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Managed Care, Dublin, Ireland
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.