Intern I - Finance, Pharmacy Analytics

The Pharmacy Analytics team analyzes the drivers of pharmacy expense and revenue results and trends. This analysis focuses on root-cause analysis; members drug coverage, drug utilization mix, drug cost including pharmaceutical company pricing/products, contracting and Pharmacy Benefits Manager (PBM) performance measures and rebates to identify drug cost opportunities across the organization's markets and product lines. The department is also responsible for certain annual filings with CMS (Centers Medicare and Medicaid Services), PBM oversight and audit support.

Essentials Functions:

Support the Pharmacy Analytics department with a focus to report, evaluate, identify opportunities, project trends and improve operational/financial performance by creation, development and maintenance of reporting (various frequency, standard and AdHoc.)

1) Pharmaceutical rebate process

  • Performance and net drug cost impact
  • Opportunities for improvement
  • CMS filings

2) Develop ad hoc analysis to support:

  • Pharmacy rate setting/audit requests
  • Financial and Operation dashboards metric variance deep dive
  • Financial forecasts

3) Market research

  • Pipeline drugs
  • Drug trend study
  • Impact of legislative changes

Candidate Education:
  • Currently enrolled as a Junior, Senior or Graduate student in a college program with major in finance, accounting, statistics, economics or MIS and a minimum 3.0 GPA or Pass ratings.
Candidate Experience:
  • Required No Experience

Technical Skills:

  • Intermediate to advance excel skills
  • SAS beginner
  • SQL beginner/intermediate

    About us
    Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) focuses primarily on providing government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 5.5 million members nationwide as of September 30, 2018. WellCare is a Fortune 500 company that employs nearly 12,000 associates across the country and was ranked a "World's Most Admired Company" in 2018 by Fortune magazine. For more information about WellCare, please visit the company's website at www.wellcare.com. EOE: All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, childbirth or related medical condition or other legally protected basis protected by applicable federal or state law except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies. Comprehensive Health Management, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V/SO.