Clinical Pharmacist


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Clinical Pharmacist for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Lansing, MI!

Title: Clinical Pharmacist

Location: Lansing, MI- Remote (Must be local MI)
7-month assignment with chance of extending or converting. 

Role Type: W2 Contract Engagement

Pay Rate: 60-65/HR

Industry: Healthcare

Engagement Description

The pharmacist will review Part B medical drug prior authorization requests according to CMS regulations and clinical coverage criteria. Call prescribers and infusion centers to confirm information, deliver case outcomes, and discuss clinical information. Responsible for promoting appropriate and/or efficient utilization review of prescription drug claims among participating physicians. This position is also responsible for the education of physicians and influencing of prescribing patterns to reduce drug benefit payout and improve the quality of the benefits as it relates to our members.  The incumbent serves as the liaison to the Medical Policy department assisting with the development of medical policy as it applies to drugs.

Required Skills/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Doctorate in Pharmacy required.
  • The Clinical Pharmacist must have at least three (3) years of experience consulting with physicians on pharmaceutical issues or completion of an accredited American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) or Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) or Managed Care Pharmacy or Pharmacy Practice Residency.
  • Current unrestricted Michigan pharmacy license.
  • Drug Information Specialist with proven background and skills will also be considered.
  • **Medical Drug (Part B) Prior Authorization Pharmacist**
  • Microsoft office suite proficiency
  • Hospital or retail pharmacy experience
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to make independent decisions.


  • PharmD or BS Pharmacy
  • Active and unrestricted pharmacist license in State of Michigan

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-234860
Publish Date: 10 Apr 2024

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