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Pharmacist in Charge

Phoenix, AZ
March 24, 2019

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Corey Wills Pharm. D., BCPS

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Pharmacy Education

Doctor of Pharmacy Completed Aug. 2013

University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry Completed May 2009

Hamline University

Saint Paul, Minnesota

High School Diploma Completed May 2004 Cretin-Derham Hall High School

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Pharmacy Experience

October 2013 - current

Pharmacy Manager

Walgreens Pharmacy

oBegan practicing as a graduate intern pharmacist before I gained licensure

oCovered a maternity leave in Virginia, MN for 3 months

oStaff pharmacist for 2.5 years at East Lake St (store# 16279)

oHelped open a new pharmacy with pharmacy manager and staff at 16279

oMoved to AZ in June 2016 and became a float pharmacist in district 280

oIn August 2016 became the staff pharmacist at store# 7784

oBecame Pharmacy Manager at store 7784 in 6/2017 (current position)

Increased RX/day by 4-5% over 1 fiscal year

Pharmacy tier increased from tier 1 to tier 2

Perform MTM by completing adherence calls, first fill counseling, making sure there are no therapeutic duplications, or other drug therapy problems, also some CMR as well

Became Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist in July 2017

Highest NPS (patient satisfaction) in district

Increased specialty drugs sold per year by 5-6% over fiscal year

Lowest dollar amount of charge backs in district

Achieved flu shot goal by early Nov 2018, exceeded goal since then

Increased PDC (adherence rating) by 4% since being tracked over last 4 months

Trained staff RPH who was a new grad, now is a Pharmacy Manager

In process of obtaining preceptor license for state of MN

August 2009 – May 2013

Intern/pharmacy technician

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview

oCompleted pharmacy internship program called the Pharmacist Development Program in a 300-350 bed hospital adjacent to the University of MN

oBegan this program in the summer before first year in the college of pharmacy

oInitially was primarily a technician for 1st year before eligible for internship

oThrough the next 3-4 years gained more responsibilities as an intern to prepare to become a pharmacist

oResponsibilities/roles included: tech-check-tech, medication reconciliation, first fill, IV/sterile compounding, decentralized technician, verify orders under pharmacist supervision

December 2007 – August 2009

Pharmacy Technician, Courier

Merwin Long-Term Care Pharmacy

oWorked first as a courier who delivered medications to long term care facilities such as nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and group home facilities.

oAfter 6 months became a pharmacy technician who was responsible for filling and preparing medications for delivery to different nursing home facilities.

oAnswered phones for the pharmacist and entered in new prescriptions into the computer system as well.


Rho Chi Honor Society (joined in February of 2011), given the honor by the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy

PowerPak MTM certified

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (2017)

Professional Organizations

Multicultural Pharmacy Student Organization (MPSO) at the U of M College of Pharmacy (joined in fall of 2009).

Minnesota Pharmacy Student Alliance (MPSA) (joined in fall of 2009) at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy.

Academic Health Center Multicultural Society (joined in January of 2011).

Special Skills/Training

CPR/AED trained certified by the American Heart Association

Keyboard/Typing proficiency

Immunization certified pharmacist since 2011 while at U. of MN College of Pharmacy

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