About Specialty Pharmacy

About Specialty Pharmacy

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Mission

To help patients with complex or chronic diseases receive exceptional care by delivering specialty pharmacy services in a safe and efficient manner at an affordable cost.

Vision

To be recognized as a national leader in advancing the pharmacy enterprise through excellence, innovation, education, and research.

Our Story

Northwestern Medicine Specialty Pharmacy offers convenient access to your specialty medications. Our staff of pharmacists and patient care advocates (PCAs) work closely with your medical team to optimize your care.


Our pharmacy assists you by offering:

  • Insurance benefit, prior authorization verification and financial assistance enrollment
  • Clinical assessment from a pharmacist, including side effect and disease management
  • Continuous support from expert PCAs who are in direct contact with your pharmacists and your care team
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Convenient medication delivery and pickup options
  • Continuous refill reminders and consultations