St. Lukes Health System in Boise seeking a Medication Access Specialist/Pharmacy Tech to join our 340B Med Access team.
HOURS: MONDAY - FRIDAY, DAY SHIFT
NO NIGHTS, NO WEEKENDS, NO HOLIDAYS
The Medication Access Specialist position resides in the Pharmacy Department, reporting to the Pharmacy Business Manager or Pharmacy Business Analyst. This position is responsible for assisting patients in identifying and navigating complex assistance programs (manufacturer, foundations, grants, and 340B Assist).
The Med Access Specialist works closely with an interdisciplinary team of Pharmacy staff, Patient Financial Advocates, the Pharmacy Authorization Team, Revenue Cycle, Case Management, clinic staff and providers. Daily tasks include the coordination of referrals, conducting patient insurance and financial reviews, facilitating the coordination of shipping and timely receipt of medications, and responding to complex questions from third party payers and SLHS personnel regarding medication-related issues and reimbursement.
Strong communication skills, problem-solving abilities, and a professional presentation are imperative along with an ability to be innovative and creative. To be effective, this position must be able to establish collaborative working relationships.
As the only Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system, St. Luke’s Health System is part of the communities we serve, with local physicians and boards who further our organization’s mission “To improve the health of people in our region.” Working together, we share resources, skills, and knowledge to provide the best possible care, no matter which of our hospitals you choose.