Baton Rouge Pharmacy Benefit ManagerARMSRx is a consulting firm with a distinct advantage - our staff of highly seasoned, experienced and passionate professionals are uniquely positioned to provide pharmacy benefit consulting expertise to support and help manage all aspects of your pharmacy benefit program. During his tenure with Humana, he led the development of its provider networks including the nation's largest network of providers who serve Medicare beneficiaries; oversaw the growth of Humana Pharmacy Solutions into the fourth-largest Pharmacy Benefit Manager in the U.S.; and developed Humana Cares, which provides chronic care support services for more than 200,000 Humana members.
Previously the senior manager of claims and contract support for Louisiana Healthcare Connections, Candace has more than 10 years' experience in quality assurance, claims processing, and physician billing, and led claim projects to ensure efficient and timely resolution and reimbursement for healthcare providers.
His executive experience includes CIO roles at Patient Care, Inc., and Erickson Retirement Communities, United Health Group's Ingenix (now Optum) global pharmaceutical services division and Chief Operating Officer for the Quality Indicator Project (QIP), a clinical outcomes analytics company.
Since then, he has handled the preparation and litigation of Illinois workers' compensation, appellate, social security disability and Medicare compliance matters—during his first ten years of practice on behalf of claimants and since 2001 for the defense.
Performs duties as assigned by Pharmacy Manager, Staff Pharmacist and Store Manager including utilizing pharmacy systems to enter patient and drug information, ensuring information is entered correctly, filling prescriptions by retrieving, counting and pouring pharmaceutical drugs, verifying medicine is correct, and checking for possible interactions.
In July, two of the largest PBM companies, Medco Health Solutions and Caremark Rx, agreed to participate with eight smaller PBM companies to create a purchasing model that discloses more information Baton Rouge Pharmacy Benefit Consultants to employers about retail and mail-order prescription costs, passes on drug company rebates to employers and doesn't add a margin to amounts paid to pharmacies for drugs dispensed.
He is a fellow of the American Bar Association, College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers, was on the Executive Committee of the Southern Association of Workers' Compensation Administrator, and served on the board of the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC).
This helps avoid dangerous drug interactions and spots potential addiction issues—both of which can harm the injured worker while driving up the pharmacy cost of the workers' compensation claim. Staff: Eight benefit consulting employees; five professionals. He has received his certification as a workers' compensation professional from the Michigan State CWCP program.
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