Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHC
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHCRequisition Number:
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHC - Markey Cancer CenterDepartment Name:
H3330:Pharmacy ServicesWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$81,328-137,717/yearType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
LICENSED PHARMACISTPhysical Requirements:
This position requires intermittently sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; and performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds; and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds. Also involves some exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; and exposure to hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, cuts/punctures, and blood-borne or airborne pathogens.Shift:
The hours for this position range from 7:30 am – 7:00 pm. Primarily Monday through Friday with some weekend and holiday requirements.Job Summary:
UK HealthCare is seeking a highly motivated pharmacist for an oncology pharmacist position at UK HealthCare Markey Cancer Center. The pharmacist makes clinical interventions in terms of patient education, clinical pharmacokinetic/anti-coagulation/immunosuppressant monitoring, drug information, cost-effective care analysis, direct patient care, and interacting with pharmacy residents and students. This position will incorporate both inpatient and outpatient infusion sites with duties including chemotherapy order verification, oversight of sterile hazardous compounding in accordance with USP 797/800, and collaboration with nursing and physician colleagues regarding drug therapy administration. The ideal candidate will have graduated from an ACPE-accredited school/college of pharmacy, completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency (or equivalent experience), and must be eligible for licensure in Kentucky.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Strong clinical skills; knowledge of inpatient drug distribution and dispensing; ability to prioritize; excellent communication skills; team mentality; desire to teach; and motivation are required to excel in this position.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
PharmD and ASHP PGY1 residency and/or PGY2 specialty residency preferred.Deadline to Apply:
01/14/2021University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.