• Staff Pharmacist - Clinical

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(7/9/2018 2:48 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-12522
    Shift
    Rotate
    Type
    Full-Time Regular
    CBA Code
    Non-Union
  • Job Description

    Staff Pharmacist - Full Time Rotating Shift

    Inpatient Pharmacy

     

    We're hiring for a Staff Pharmacist for Inpatient Pharmacy for a full time rotating shift job in Hyde Park, IL. 

     

    The Staff Pharmacist is responsible for the provision of clinical and distributive pharmacy services for patients receiving treatment within his/her assigned area.  Pharmacists are aligned with a medical service or group of patients based on a geographical area within the University of Chicago hospitals. To provide active participation in related education and research activities.

     

    Staff Pharmacist Education and Experience Requirements:

    • Graduate of an ACPE accredited School of Pharmacy
    • Doctor of Pharmacy or another advanced degree preferred.
    • Registered pharmacists in the state of Illinois.
    • Completion of an ASHP accredited residency highly preferred.
    • Two years hospital pharmacy experience in an organized health care setting preferred.
    • Exceptional aptitude or knowledge may be considered in lieu of experience.
    • Knowledge of contemporary hospital/clinical practice and service.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to interact constructively with supervisors, peers, support personnel, and students.
    • Knowledge and understanding of general hospital operations.
    • Ability to integrate clinical services, distributive services, education, and research activities.

     

    Staff Pharmacist ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of all medication orders by evaluating drug selection, dose, frequency, safety, dosage form, allergies, drug interactions, and disease state interactions prior to dispensing of medications. Ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of all medication orders prior to dispensing by evaluating patient information including (but not limited to) age, weight, relevant medical characteristics, and laboratory results.  Demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of assigned patients. Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the patient’s life span and assess data reflective of the patient’s status.  Interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs and provide the care needed.

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.

     

    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs

     

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.

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