Pharmacy Specialist - Neonatology, Pediatrics & Women's Care
Full-Time - 8am-4:30pm - Days, Varied Shifts - 40 Hours/Week
Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001
The Critical Care Specialist Pharmacist assumes the primary responsibility and accountability for the provision of safe and effective drug therapy and other pharmacy care services intended to achieve outcomes related to the cure, diagnosis or prevention of disease; elimination or reduction of patient’s symptoms; or arresting or slowing of a disease process, while improving a patient’s quality of life in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. Provides coordination and support of clinical programs under the general direction of the associated Coordinator, Pharmacy Care and with direct reporting to the Assistant Director of Pharmacy. Patient population ranges in age from infancy through late adulthood.
Experience: 3+ years' clinical experience and development required if PGY1 and/or PGY2 residency not completed.
Education & Training: BS in Pharmacy from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy required; PharmD preferred. Completion of ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency and/or PGY2 preferred, or 3+ years' clinical experience and development required in lieu of formal residency training.
License, Certification & Registration: Current Pennsylvania Pharmacist licensure or eligible to complete the licensure process within 90 days of employment. Board certification in area of expertise or pharmacotherapy is required within 18 months of employment.
Other Requirements: Excellent written and verbal skills. Proficient with computer database and spreadsheet programs. Excellent preceptorship and mentorship skills. Proficient with hospital computer systems and medication ordering systems. Member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP); active membership in other local, state or national professional organizations is preferred.
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer, and our policy prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status.
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