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Accredo Health – Why Work For Us?

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About Accredo

Headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, Accredo Health Group, Inc., provides specialty pharmacy and related services for patients with certain complex and chronic conditions through our unique Therapeutic Resource Centers.

Accredo’s Therapeutic Resource Centers are segmented by therapy and provide targeted therapy management programs for the following therapeutic areas:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Oncology
  • Hepatitis C
  • Immune disorders
  • Pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Hemophilia
  • Other specialty therapies with dedicated care teams (RSV, growth deficiencies, etc.)

Our services cover the range of needs posed by specialty pharmacy care. Our pharmacists and other healthcare professionals talk frequently with patients over the phone, helping them follow their treatment and educating them about their condition. And our reimbursement specialists provide benefits research services, with an explanation to the patient or patient’s caregiver of any financial responsibility he/she may have plus prior authorization determination.

Accredo has adopted the Code of Ethics for Pharmacists created in 1994 by the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), which specifies ethics for all employed pharmacists. Accredo has also accepted the Principles of Practice for Pharmaceutical Care as adopted by the APhA Board of Trustees in 1995. These ethics and principles act as a framework for the ongoing evolution of our pharmacy practice.

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Careers

Accredo is a leading provider of specialty pharmacy services, improving care for patients through behavioral and clinical expertise.

Accredo offers a broad range of healthcare products and services for individuals with chronic health conditions, such as growth hormone deficiencies, hepatitis C, hemophilia, oncology, multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. We also provide comprehensive patient management services, including clinical care management programs, counseling, education, outcomes measurement, social services and reimbursement services.

Accredo is a wholly owned subsidiary of Express Scripts. We invite you to explore our career site – learn about our culture, search and apply for positions and find out why Accredo is a great place to work.

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Benefits

In addition to competitive salaries and growth potential, we also provide a benefit package that includes an employee stock purchase program and a 401(k) savings plan with company contributions.

Our health and welfare benefits are comprehensive. Our paid-time-off plan (PTO) offers employees great flexibility in arranging personal leave.

Benefits are defined in formal plan documents and are subject to termination or change without notice and at the discretion of the company.

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Our employees are dedicated. Without their dedication, we wouldn’t be able to provide such a high level of service to people with complex and chronic conditions.

Our talented teams work hard to meet our clients’ needs, and they provide our patients with an enhanced level of care.

Accredo strives to:

  • Provide a work environment that attracts the best people to our organization and provide employees with an atmosphere that encourages development and advancement
  • Effectively use all people resources available to better meet the company's needs for long-term growth and operating efficiency
  • Fulfill Accredo's social responsibility to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants

The company's employment practices follow all applicable laws and regulations. The company will work cooperatively with government agencies, educational institutions, civic organizations, and other groups to carry out its equal employment opportunity and affirmative action programs.

Equal employment opportunity

Accredo provides equal employment opportunities for all people without regard to:

  • Race
  • Color
  • National origin
  • Gender
  • Sexual orientation
  • Age
  • Marital status
  • Religion
  • Disability
  • Veteran status
  • Any other legally protected status
  • All legally protected statuses with respect to employment or in any of the company's terms or conditions of employment, including policies or practices affecting:
    • Recruitment and placement
    • Promotions, demotions, or transfers
    • Layoff, recall, or termination of employment
    • Training, educational, social, and recreational programs
    • Compensation or benefits

Affirmative action

Each year, the company develops and implements a written affirmative action plan. That plan includes goals to fully utilize minorities, females, veterans, disabled persons, and other protected groups.

Because we hire the best, we offer great career incentives and growth opportunities.

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    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Accredo Health in April 2010.

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Additional Info

Website www.accredo.com
Headquarters Memphis, TN
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2005
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Business Services
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

Accredo Health is one pharmacy where you won't be able to pick up a bottle of aspirin. As the specialty pharmacy segment of pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health, Accredo dispenses high-tech injectable and infusion drugs for chronic and serious illnesses such as cancer, multiple sclerosis, hemophilia, pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), and certain autoimmune disorders. Under contracts with managed care organizations and drugmakers, it delivers drugs and related supplies in temperature-controlled packaging to patient homes or clinics. It also provides consulting and... More

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