Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHCRequisition Number:
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC - 3rd Shift Central PharmacyDepartment 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 25 pounds; and lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds. Also involves some exposure to injury from hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, cuts/punctures, and blood-borne or airborne pathogens.Shift:
9:00pm – 7:00am; 7 days on/7 days off.Job Summary:
The Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC provides pharmaceutical care to patients in an inpatient hospital setting; compounds and dispenses medications upon receiving written (i.e., electronic) orders from physicians; provides supervision of technical staff and confirms the quality and accuracy of dispensed products; maintains inventory and records on narcotics and other forms of drugs; reviews and interprets prescriptions and drug profiles to ensure appropriate drug therapy has been prescribed and drug interactions are considered; and contacts and confers with physicians and other practitioners to optimize drug therapy which may include active participation on patient care rounds, review of patient profiles, and provision of pharmacokinetics.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Strong clinical skills; knowledge of inpatient drug distribution and dispensing; ability to prioritize; excellent communication skills; a 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:
02/24/2021University 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.