Location: Boise, Idaho
St. Luke's Health System in Boise is seeking a
Medication Access Specialist (Pharmacy Technician)
to join our Medication Access team.
Hours are Monday - Friday, business hours - no weekends/holidays!
- Medical/dental/vision insurance plans
- PTO/ESL accruals
- Retirement plan/company contribution
- Tuition reimbursement
- Certification pay for Advanced Certified Pharmacy Technicians
- SIGNING BONUS
- and more!
Position SummaryThe 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.
- Education: High school diploma or equivalent required
- Three (3) years' experience preferred
- Medication reimbursement and healthcare insurance prior authorization experience preferred
- Valid Idaho Pharmacy Technician License required
- Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) preferred
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke's Health System. We are the state's largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We're proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
*St. Luke's is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.