Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHC
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHCRequisition Number:
Pharmacist Clinical Staff/UKHC – Hem/Onc FloatDepartment 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:
Primarily day shift 8:00am – 4:00pm; some weekends and holidays per department need.Job Summary:
This Hematology/Oncology Clinical Pharmacist will provide pharmacy services for hematology, medical oncology, and gynecologic oncology patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. The pharmacist will provide comprehensive, patient-centered pharmacotherapy including patient education, therapeutic drug monitoring, drug regimen recommendations and review, and attendance of patient care rounds. This position will also provide educational services to pharmacy students, residents, pharmacists, physicians, and nurses through precepting, in-service presentations, and didactic teaching at the College of Pharmacy, contribute to the scholarly productivity of the enterprise through clinical research, quality improvement, presentations, publications, etc., and uphold UK Healthcare core values and maintain effective teamwork with pharmacists, residents, technicians, interns, physicians, nurses, allied health staff, and others. The ideal candidate will have graduated from an ACPE-accredited school/college of pharmacy and completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency (or equivalent experience). Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY2 oncology residency and board certification in oncology pharmacy (or board eligibility) is preferred.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:
04/11/2021University 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.
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