Specialty Pharmacist / Medley

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Job location: Medley, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-09-01
Req: R100041643
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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The University of Miami has exciting opportunity for a Specialty Pharmacist to work in Medley.

1. Works collaboratively with all healthcare providers to optimize patient care.
2. Advises physicians on the inherent dangers of drugs, incorrect prescription doses, and their eventual side effects.
3. Promotes improvement in drug usage and dosage and provides supervision to therapeutic procedures for best results.
4. Coordinates the Pharmacy’s duties, including the preparation, labeling, and delivery of various medications or supplies according to prescriptions.

5. Ensures all dispensed drugs are recorded and delivered in accordance with local, state, and federal laws and regulations.
6. Observes and treats patients in all healthcare settings and conducts research to further pharmaceutical care and advance the treatment and prevention of disease.
7. Individualizes medication regimens while accounting for pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic variations in drug absorption.
8. Suggests improvement in work methods.
9. Conducts and evaluates medication histories, assesses compliance, and suggests modifications to achieve desired outcomes.
10. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

Pharm.D. degree Certification and Licensing:
Certification in relevant specialty or field Experience:
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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Posted: 9/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
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