Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- FT/Days
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.
Shift: 40 hours/Week; Full Time/Days; Benefit Eligible
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Director of Pharmacy this position is responsible for providing expert analysis of pharmaceutical used at the Medical Center including, efficacy, safety, and cost considerations. This position will be responsible for the education of all healthcare professionals regarding the appropriate use of pharmaceutical therapy. As part of these responsibilities, it is expected that all activities including, but not limited to, therapeutic interventions, cost avoidance interventions, and any other related interventions be documented according to departmental procedures. This position will assist in the staff development of pharmacists through education and training related to the optimal use of pharmaceuticals. Additionally, this position will answer drug information questions and review pertinent articles from pharmacy and medical journals to ensure that the unique nature of the patient is addressed.
- Extensive knowledge of clinical pharmacy, especially as it related to Antimicrobial usage
- • Excellent communications skills (verbal and written)
- • Ability to work independently and take initiative over diverse projects
- • Excellent inter-personal and organizational skills
- A Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree from an accredited college of Pharmacy.
- A minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in hospital pharmacy practice is required, as well as, completion of a PGY-1 residency and/or specialty.
- An active registration as a Pharmacist in Commonwealth of Massachusetts is required
- Expereince with Meditech, Excel, Word, Power Point.
Important COVID message
Please note, our Good Samaritan Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.
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Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 117003