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Managed Care Pharmacy Residency Program

The L.A. Care Health Plan Managed Care Pharmacy Residency Program is designed to develop advanced skills in various pharmacy practice settings. The Managed Care Residency Program will provide in-depth experiences such as clinical programs development, formulary management, prior authorization and appeals analysis, and pharmacy operations. The resident will participate in Pharmacy and Therapeutics meetings, precept pharmacy interns, and travel to national/state association meetings.

The resident will participate in multiple required and elective rotations, including (but not limited to):

  • Pharmacy Orientation
  • Clinical Programs
  • Formulary & Benefits Design
  • Appeals and Grievances
  • Strategy and Data Analytics
  • Management
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Compliance
  • Teaching & Leadership
  • Residency Project

Residency Information

  • Type: Pharmacy Postgraduate Year One (PGY-1) Managed Care Pharmacy Residency Program
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Accreditation Status: Accredited 
Requirements for Program Consideration
  • Requirements for Program ConsiderationGraduates or candidates for graduation from Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited degree program (or one in process of pursuing accreditation)
  • Eligibility for licensure in California
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation 
  • Letter of intent
  • On-site or virtual Interview

Please visit our ASHP residency listing for more information.