Clinical Pharmacist Infectious Disease 9/3/2016
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Full time Clinical Pharmacist Infectious Disease
Provides pharmaceutical care including the dispensing of prescribed medications and other pharmaceuticals as needed according to professional standards and practices and complies with all Federal and State regulations in the practice of Pharmacy.
Responsible for coordination of the clinical pharmacy programs. Advises/consults with health professionals, patients, and families regarding pharmaceutical therapy.
Evaluates medication prescribing patterns and identifies opportunities for improving drug therapy.
Coordinate Drug Use Evaluation, Adverse drug Reaction Reporting activities.
Provide education to patients/families, and other health care practitioners
Participate in medication safety initiatives in collaboration with the Pharmacy administration
Participates in patient rounds with appropriate individuals including physicians, nurses and other health care providers.
Works within key sub-specialty areas (ex. pediatrics, ICU etc.) to develop and maintain specific routine monitoring criteria for these patients
Represents the Pharmacy Dept. in system wide and divisional committees as needed. (including chair/secretary)
Performs dispensing function as needed
Overseeing investigational drug functions;
* Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy with Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree or BS and comparable clinical experience.
* PGY-1 residency required or equivalent hospital experience (3 years). PGY-2 residency experience in Infectious Diseases or equivalent experience preferred.
* Active New Jersey Pharmacy license
Active New Jersey pharmacy license
Virtua is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, national origin or any other category protected by federal or state law