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Cushing’s Patient Advocate

Job Description:

The Patient Advocate will provide support and education to Korlym patients who have opted into our program. You will work closely with both our field and internal teams to align with Corcept’s standard of excellent customer service and patient-centered approach. You will also provide outreach to the Cushing’s Community to support individuals who sign up for our unbranded Cushing’s Connection program.


  • Provide product support and information to Korlym patients and facilitate clear, effective patient-physician communications and medical follow-up. Respond immediately to patient/family questions and concerns.
  • Work closely with field and internal teams to ensure excellent patient support and managed care pull through.
  • Adhere to professional standards, compliance guidelines and company policies and procedures.
  • Support Corcept Pharmacovigilance efforts; report product adverse events and product complaints to Corcept medical information.
  • Provide support and resources to individuals in the Cushing’s patient community who sign up for Cushing’s Connection.
  • Maintain the highest standards of scientific, clinical, and technical expertise in Cushing’s Syndrome.


  • Past experience with direct patient support such as nursing, medical social work, or diabetic educator.
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry strongly preferred.
  • Experience in managed care and/or knowledge of endocrinology diseases experience.
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish preferred

Preferred Skills, Qualifications, or Technical Proficiencies:

  • Possess a positive, compassionate, caring attitude for patients suffering from a rare disease.
  • Demonstrated ability to listen, and to communicate scientific and medical information to patients.
  • Ability to relate and interact with a diverse group of individuals and develop rapport quickly.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Ability to consistently and accurately document pertinent information into a secure database and a proficiency in reporting critical data.

If you are interested, please submit your resume by email to

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