Specialty Pharmacy

Pharmacist with patient getting her prescription filled

Focus on your well-being. We’ll handle the rest.

From obtaining financial assistance to navigating through your insurance benefits, coordinating with providers, and managing refills; working with a specialty pharmacy can be stressful. At UConn Health, our pharmacy liaisons will integrate with your doctors to help alleviate that stress so you can focus on what really matters—enjoying your life.

Great care begins with a strong team.

Our experienced group of pharmacy specialists are tightly integrated with your clinical care team.

We offer:

  • Dedicated liaisons and clinical pharmacists to support you and your care every step of the way.
  • A fully-integrated specialty pharmacy working in full collaboration with your physician and clinical care team.
  • A comprehensive pharmacy, coordinating and filling all of your medication needs, including all of your non-specialty medications.
  • Delivery for all medications at no extra cost.
  • Monitoring for adherence, nutrition, refills, drug interactions, and side effects.

Our specialty pharmacy works for you.

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World-Class Service

With a Net Promoter Score of 85, our care is considered world-class.

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Average Copay Below $10

Our team will look into every copay to ensure it is the lowest possible.

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92% Adherence Rate

We help you take the right dose of the right drug at the right time.

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On Demand Delivery

Receive prescriptions when you need them at no extra cost.

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Expedited Time to Therapy

The industry average is 21 days, while our average is 2 days.

Specialty Pharmacy Liaisons

Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
Lanisha Samuel, CPhT
Outpatient Pavilion, 4th Floor East
135 Dowling Way
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-7966
Fax: 860-540-1878
Mobile: 860-387-8863
Email: samuel@uchc.edu

Deanna Desell, CPhT
117 Albany Turnpike
Canton, CT 06019
Phone: 860-658-3428
Fax: 860-540-1717
Mobile: 860-387-9068
Email: desell@uchc.edu

Trisha Garrison, CPhT
21 South Road
Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: 860-679-3409
Fax: 860-540-1861
Mobile: 860-414-9131
Email: tgarrison@uchc.edu

Chanuvanh Douangpaphanh, CPhT
Outpatient Pavilion, 3rd Floor West
135 Dowling Way
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-3022
Fax: 860-540-1817
Mobile: 860-384-3830
Email: douangpaphanh@uchc.edu

Location & Directions

Specialty Pharmacy
The Exchange
270 Farmington Avenue, Suite 108
Farmington CT 06030


Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays

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