Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator/UKHC

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Job Title:

Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator/UKHC

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Working Title:

Pharmacy Compliance Coordinator/UKHC - Patient Assistance Program

Department Name:


Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Certified Pharmacy Technician (by PTCB or ExCPhT) and registered with the Kentucky Board of Pharmacy

Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements for this position may include standing, sitting, bending, or walking for greater than five hours at a time and possibly walking several miles per day, as well as the ability to reach items above shoulder-level and lift items weighing up to 25 lbs.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm; some nights, weekends, and/or holidays may be required in order to meet departmental needs.

Job Summary:

Oversees drug replacement and copay assistance program workflows to ensure proper enrollment, and coordination of care occurs for eligible patients. Collaborate with pharmacy revenue integrity and patient account teams to ensure that charges are adjusted accordingly and audited for accuracy. Assist in the development and management of quality metrics to facilitate the growth and expansion of patient medication assistance, and to provide more access to medications for patients within UK Healthcare.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal communication skills and effective written and verbal communication abilities; planning and organization skills and a high regard for attention to detail; the ability to solve routine problems and manage resources; and a proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. The ability to provide excellent customer service is essential to the success of the individual in this position.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Associate or bachelor’s degree and hospital and/or retail pharmacy technician experience preferred. Previous work with patient assistance program is highly preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time