The pharmacy landscape has changed over the years to better meet the needs of physicians that treat increasing chronic conditions with specialty medications. Keck Medicine of USC has responded to patient, provider and health care’s evolving needs by offering unique, integrated specialty pharmacy services. We are committed to integrating and collaborating with the health-care teams at Keck Medicine of USC.
Affiliated with top-tiered school of pharmacy
Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC is supported by one of the premier pharmacy schools in the nation, the USC School of Pharmacy. This top-ranked private school of pharmacy continues to be an innovative program in pharmacy education that meets the needs of the changing health-care environment.
Seamless integration with Keck Medicine of USC
One of the major issues in health care today is the specialty pharmacists’ inability to view patients’ complete medical histories. By integrating with Keck Medicine of USC, Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC pharmacists become an integral part of holistic patient care with an immediate and complete view of a patient’s health history.
Services to reduce administrative burden
Your staff is essential to helping you provide the best care to your patients. At Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC, our structure is designed to relieve your office staff of some of their administrative load. Our prior authorization specialists and staff have the responsibility of managing authorization and appeal paperwork between patients and insurance providers to alleviate extra work for your staff. We’ve also streamlined the enrollment process: providers electronically prescribe to Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC and our department will complete the enrollment.
Enhancing your patient care
Like you, patient care is our top priority. We have built monitoring and communication features into our processes to assist you in improving patient compliance and monitoring the benefits or ill effects of medications. Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC has dedicated teams led by Doctors of Pharmacy to communicate with your patients and track clinical data points. Our teams also provide refill reminders and conduct patient consultations to ensure patients are following your treatment plan. Information learned in these sessions is shared with your office at the first sign of poor compliance or side effects.
Robust coverage of the conditions affecting your patients
Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC is dedicated to providing treatments for conditions that affect the most patients and continue adding more treatments over time. We can service every specialty at USC. If we cannot obtain a drug for your patient we will forward the prescription to the payers pharmacy of choice For a complete drug listing available through Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC or if you would like to prescribe a medicine that we do not carry in our inventory, call us at (855)885-2600, make a request and we will add it to our inventory.
Keck Medicine of USC and Keck Specialty Pharmacy of USC accept Medicare-assignment, private insurance and we work in collaboration with many local and national managed care networks.
We are currently in process with URAC, the preferred accreditation for specialty pharmacy. We expect accreditation in spring 2016.