Salary commensurate with experience, starting at $18.50. Robust benefits including health, dental and vision insurance; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 200 percent retirement match.
2 openings available.
Internal Number: RE31299
We have two outstanding opportunities for senior technicians within the UK Specialty Pharmacy. One position will assist the cardiology and endocrinology teams; the other position neurology and inflammatory teams.
These positions will provide a variety of specialty pharmacy services including obtaining prior authorizations, enrolling patients’ in financial support programs, and coordinating first time dispenses and refills for specialty medications prescribed within UK HealthCare. You will work closely with nurses, physicians, and UK Specialty Pharmacy staff to improve access to medications for a variety of sub specialty disease states.
The starting pay for these positions was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate will now be $18.50/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
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UK HealthCare at the University of Kentucky is among the nation's busiest, most active academic medical centers in the U.S. Our 945 licensed beds are spread across the system’s flagship UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital, Kentucky Children’s Hospital and UK Good Samaritan Hospital, all located in Lexington. In addition, the clinical enterprise embraces a wide range of clinical areas and several multidisciplinary centers, including the NCI-designated Markey Cancer Center.
UK Chandler Hospital includes the only Level 1 Trauma Center for both adult and pediatric patients and the only Level IV neonatal intensive care unit in Central and Eastern Kentucky. U.S. News & World Report ranks Chandler Hospital No. 1 in Kentucky.
Our Pharmacy Services area is one of the premier programs in the United States. We have more than 700 pharmacists and staff working in a wide variety of settings, including our central hospital pharmacies, ambulatory and inpatient areas, five retail pharmacies and the UK Specialty Pharmacy.
As a team member, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference for patients with challenging disease states, as well as to participate in research and be part of a close-knit... team of professionals focused on innovation and great patient care.
The university offers a robust package of benefits that includes health, dental and vision insurance; a 100 percent retirement match; and a wide range of optional benefits. Learn more about University of Kentucky employee benefits here: https://www.uky.edu/hr/benefits.
Lexington is a great place to live – it’s family-friendly and easy to navigate and features a low cost of living compared to many areas its size.
In addition to the horse racing, basketball and bourbon Kentucky is known for, we have a rich literary and music tradition, a thriving arts scene, and rolling hills that beckon for hiking, rock-climbing or just enjoying nature. For even more to do, the larger cities of Louisville and Cincinnati are each just over an hour away.
Learn more about UK HealthCare on our website at www.ukhealthcare.uky.edu. View this position as well as our other openings here: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/