Clinical Pharmacist Specialist, Oncology, Full Time Days, Chicago, IL.
We're hiring for a Clinical Pharmacist Specialist for Specialty Pharmacy as a Full Time Days job in Chicago, IL.
Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, University of Chicago Medicine, in the role of Clinical Pharmacist Specialist. This opportunity allows for growth and collaboration, while supporting a team that is dedicated to enhancing lives and being on the forefront of all we do. Clinical Pharmacists Specialist are registered pharmacists who assume responsibility and accountability for the provision of safe, effective, and prompt medication therapy on Specialty Pharmacy. Clinical Pharmacists proficiently provide direct patient-centered care and integrated pharmacy operational services in a decentralized practice setting with physicians, nurses, and other hospital personnel.
Clinical Pharmacist Specialist Education and Experience Requirements:
Clinical Pharmacists Specialist proficiently provide direct patient-centered care and integrated pharmacy operational services in a decentralized practice setting with physicians, nurses, and other hospital personnel. These clinicians provide coverage of oncology specialty pharmacy to deliver medication therapy management within this targeted patient care services and to ensure pharmaceutical care programs are appropriately integrated throughout the institution. In these clinical roles, Clinical Pharmacists participate in all necessary aspects of the medication-use system while providing comprehensive and individualized pharmaceutical care to the patients in their assigned areas. Pharmaceutical care services include but are not limited to assessing patient needs, incorporating age and disease specific characteristics into drug therapy and patient education, adjusting care according to patient response, and providing clinical interventions to detect, mitigate, and prevent medication adverse events.
Clinical Pharmacist Specialist serve as departmental resources and liaisons to other departments, hospital personnel, or external groups. They proficiently manage and facilitate the appropriate use of medications according to professional and regulatory standards. They also conduct clinical research and practice advancement projects as well as patient care quality and regulatory compliance initiatives designed to improve medication-use processes or pharmacy practice. Clinical Pharmacists provide medication and practice-related education/training and actively serve as preceptors for doctor of pharmacy students and pharmacy residents.
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