The Pharmacy Care Coordinator I is responsible for acting as the patient’s advocate to ensure that the prescribed drug therapy and pharmacy care plan are followed as prescribed and meet the medical, social, and personal needs of the patient. The Pharmacy Care Coordinator I assists the patient by coordinating their prescribed pharmacy care with the patient’s health care providers, payers, and other health related resources to ensure successful drug therapy outcomes and demonstrate value to patients, healthcare providers and payers.
This position reports into, and works from, our new, beautiful Merrimack Valley Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Location in Methuen, MA.
This position is fully onsite with a current schedule of Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5PM.
Candidates for this position are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a leader in life changing breakthroughs in cancer research and patient care. We are united in our mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. We strive to create an inclusive, diverse, and equitable environment where we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all backgrounds, and design programs to promote public health particularly among high-risk and underserved populations. We conduct groundbreaking research that advances treatment, we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers, and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
High School or GED required.
3 years of experience in a retail, outpatient and/or specialty pharmacy, oncology, healthcare, or health insurance environment is required. Utilization Review or Prior Authorization experience is preferred. Experience utilizing Specialty Therapy Management systems (e.g. Therigy, Asembia, etc.) preferred.
Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy Registration as Pharmacy Technician or Intern required. Nationally Certified Pharmacy Technician license required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
At Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, we work every day to create an innovative, caring, and inclusive environment where every patient, family, and staff member feels they belong. As relentless as we are in our mission to reduce the burden of cancer for all, we are equally committed to diversifying our faculty and staff. Cancer knows no boundaries and when it comes to hiring the most dedicated and diverse professionals, neither do we. If working in this kind of organization inspires you, we encourage you to apply.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.