Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE27637

Working Title:

Pharmacist Clinical Staff/Shift-BSD/UKHC - ED

Department Name:

H6290:Pharmacy

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:

14

Salary Range:

$81,328-137,717/year

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

BS

Click here for more information about equivalencies::

http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:

LICENSED PHARMACIST

Physical Requirements:

May include standing for greater than five hours at a time and possibly walking several miles per day, as well as the ability to reach items above shoulder-level and lift up to 25 pounds.

Shift:

Primarily third shift timeframe; 7 days on/7days off; some weekend and holiday requirement.

Job Summary:

Provides Pharmaceutical Care to patients in an Emergency Department 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 ensures that drug interactions are considered. Contacts and confers with physicians and other practitioners to optimize drug therapy. This may include active participation on patient care rounds, review of patient profiles, provision of pharmacokinetics.

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? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

PharmD and ASHP PGY1 and/or PGY2 residency preferred.

Deadline to Apply:

05/05/2021

University 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.

 

 

 

Diversity Profile: University

 

AAUP COMPENSATION SURVEY DATA

View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 5/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: