Regional Manager, Clinical Pharmacy Integration - Military veterans preferred

2022-07-25
WALGREENS
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Deerfield
Illinois
United States

Job Summary

The Regional Manager, Clinical Pharmacy Integration will lead the integration of the Walgreens Health Chronic Disease Management Program into multiple geographies. This role will work closely with our Pharmacy and Medical leads to develop a best-in-class program to engage and manage patients with chronic disease while coordinating effective communication with their health care providers. The Regional Manager, Clinical Pharmacy Integration will develop the operational, hiring, and training protocols of Clinical Pharmacists within their region, in conjunction with their Physicians and Care Advocates to care for patients. The role requires extensive experience in project management and providing ambulatory clinical services to patients using approved protocols in collaboration with a medical team. The individual will also deliver direct patient care under collaborative practice agreement to ensure ongoing program advancement.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in the development and integration of new pharmacy services with external clients in multiple geographies with varying requirements for each market to improve clinical outcomes, reduce overall cost of care, and increase patient and provider satisfaction
  • Develops partnership with regional clinical leaders and engages the embedded team members on the pharmacy clinical programs
  • Ensures the Walgreens Health Chronic Disease Management Program exceeds the requirements of partnership agreements, provides optimal patient care, and concurrently drives positive returns for the company
  • Creates and maintains metrics for defining success of the embedded program and reports them to senior leadership
  • Precepts and coaches Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacists and Clinical Care Advocates to ensure practice advancement and clinical program success within the region
  • Delivers direct patient care and clinical practice using approved protocols, or makes recommendations to health care providers, in collaboration with a medical team on chronic disease management to improve the quality and outcomes to our patients
  • Travel throughout market to assess, educate, and address needs of providers related to integrated pharmacy model
  • Maintain high levels of key stakeholder engagement and accountability
  • Communicate project programs to ensure delivery timelines can be achieved
  • Communicate effectively with other cross-functional team members and stakeholders to translate business needs into effective resolutions
  • Function as key pharmacy stakeholder in market Joint Operating Committees with physicians and other medical leaders
  • Contribute to the development of pharmacy integration assets, methods, and materials
  • Assist in training and educating stakeholders on benefits of new policies/procedures
  • Provide cross-functional collaboration within Walgreens Health to ensure strong service delivery and support to stakeholders
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local pharmacy laws
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans

About Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is a global leader in retail pharmacy, impacting millions of lives every day through dispensing medicines, and providing accessible, high-quality care. With more than 170 years of trusted healthcare heritage and innovation in community pharmacy, the company is meeting customers’ and patients’ needs through its convenient retail locations, digital platforms and health and beauty products.

Including equity method investments, WBA has a presence in more than 25 countries, employs more than 450,000 people and has more than 21,000 stores.

WBA’s purpose is to help people across the world lead healthier and happier lives. The company is proud of its contributions to healthy communities, a healthy planet, an inclusive workplace and a sustainable marketplace. WBA is a participant of the United Nations Global Compact and adheres to its principles-based approach to responsible business.

WBA is included in FORTUNE’s 2021 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies*. This is the 28th consecutive year that WBA or its predecessor company, Walgreen Co., has been named to the list.

More company information is available at .

Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate of Pharmacy from a college or school of pharmacy accredited by ACPE
  • Completion of a PGY1 pharmacy residency plus at least 3 years of experience working in ambulatory healthcare delivery organization (e.g., specialty practice, primary care, health center, etc.) or completion of both a PGY1 pharmacy residency and a PGY2 ambulatory care pharmacy residency
  • Current active pharmacist licensure in good standing and Board Certified (BCACP, BCPS, BC-ADM, etc.)
  • At least 3 years of experience in program and project development, disease state management with prescriptive authority and medication use evaluations
  • At least 2 years of experience contributing to financial decisions in the workplace.
  • At least 3 years of direct leadership, indirect leadership and/or cross-functional team leadership.
  • Willing to travel up to 25% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications
  • Current active pharmacist licensure in Arizona and in good standing
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish
  • At least 5 years of advanced practice pharmacy experience in program development, disease state management with prescriptive authority and medication use evaluations
  • At least 1 year of experience contributing to financial decisions in the workplace
  • Willingness to obtain other state pharmacy licenses, if needed