: Diabetes Innovation Strategy-Advisor
1 CVS Drive
Woonsocket, RI 02895

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Job Description
At CVS Health, were reinventing our company to be the front door to healthcare. For millions of Americans, that journey begins with one of our 9,700 retail stores, and we want to make sure our stores are ready to help each of our patients take the right first or next step in their healthcare journey. As part of our goal to continue to innovate and provide our customers with all they need on their path to better health, we are growing our capabilities in the Durable Medical Equipment (DME) space to help patients better manage their chronic conditions.

As a Diabetes Innovation Strategy Advisor, you will be reporting to a Senior Manager of Expanded DME. As a Diabetes Innovation Strategy Advisor, you will be responsible for developing and executing our program strategy around continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) and insulin pumps. As part of the DME team, you will collaborate with a diverse set of internal and external partners to understand patient needs, ultimately designing and piloting solutions to better service patients with diabetes.

The position is an exciting opportunity to work across the CVS Health enterprise to transform the patient experience and better support Diabetic patients. The role will suit someone who enjoys challenging the status quo and has strong interpersonal skills, communication skills, analytical skills, and a real passion for delivering results and helping others.

Additional responsibilities of the Diabetes Innovation Strategy Advisor role include:

Create a 3-year roadmap for CVS Health in the insulin pump space which addresses patient, provider, and colleague needs, reinforces our strategic vision, differentiates us from competition, and strengthens our CVS Health brand.
Collaborate with colleagues from MinuteClinic, Aetna, Retail Pharmacy and other CVS Health business units to identify synergies and partnership opportunities to improve the customer experience for patients with diabetes
Support partnerships with the American Diabetes Association, device manufacturers, and Diabetes start-ups to integrate care and increase awareness of CGMs and insulin pumps among the healthcare and diabetic communities.
Operationalize pilots and mini tests to validate the feasibility of CVS Healths insulin pump strategy, adjusting and pivoting the strategy as needed. Expand successful pilots and scale to chain, collaborating with internal and external partners to test, execute and implement the scaled program.
Create programs which increase awareness of CVSs capabilities around diabetes and insulin pumps among the healthcare and diabetic communities.
Monitor the effectiveness of CVS Healths insulin pump strategy, align leaders on progress, and provide updates on the new programs being tested and implemented.
Support analytics and reporting efforts to aid the ongoing development process, whether it is for the initial sizing of a business case or tracking a newly implemented program.

Required Qualifications
2+ years of experience using qualitative and quantitative data to create strategy recommendations and create business cases
2+ years of experience translating ideas into action in a retail or healthcare setting

Preferred Qualifications
Experience with Durable Medical Equipment
Knowledge of diabetes and insulin pumps
Experience working with medical billing, health plans, and/or health insurance
Passion for the diabetes space and helping patients manage diabetes
Ability to collaborate cross-functionally and with internal and external partners
Ability to work independently while managing multiple competing priorities
Strong communication (written and oral) skills
Technical experience in MS Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Bachelor's Degree required

Business Overview
At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.


Employee Testimonials

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David L. Casey
Vice President, Workforce Strategies and Chief Diversity Officer

The military has an ethos that is grounded in purpose-driven service that’s bigger than the induvial. The same holds true for us at CVS Health. You can talk to colleagues in any part of our business and they will be able to articulate our company’s purpose. Working here provides an opportunity for service members and military spouses to continue to serve -- just in a civvies.

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Susan Medina
Head of Executive Search & International Talent Acquisition

As a member of the CVS Health team I have the chance of a lifetime to work for a company with a purpose in which I truly believe. Who wouldn’t want to go to work every single day knowing that every conversation, every meeting, every email, every day will have an impact on someone, especially when that someone is likely a friend, a family member, a grandma, or even a stranger?