Pharmacy Director, Unity Care Northwest
Lisa Nelson, PharmD, is the Pharmacy Director at Unity Care Northwest in Bellingham, Washington. Her responsibilities include oversight over all pharmacy operations including dispensing and patient education on pharmaceuticals; coordination of care and consultation with Unity Care NW’s medical, dental, and behavioral health providers; ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations; ensuring excellent customer service; and advocating for the 340B program to assure Unity Care NW’s patients maintain access to affordable medications regardless of their ability to pay. Lisa practiced community pharmacy before finding her calling in community health. She received her PharmD from Washington State University in Pullman/Spokane, WA, where she also earned a BS in biology.