Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist
Job ID: R0029811 | Pharmacy | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist provides evidence-based pharmaceutical care to patients in the ambulatory clinical setting. The delivery of care by the Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist includes, but is not limited to, designing, implementing, assessing, monitoring and documenting therapeutic plans utilizing best evidence and most effective and most economical medication treatments, as well as helping to achieve positive patient outcomes through interactions with patients, providers and interdisciplinary teams in the ambulatory clinical setting. When appropriate, pharmacists who provide ambulatory care services may perform patient assessments; participate in collaborative practice agreements to provide medication management; provide collaborative drug therapy management; order, interpret and monitor medication therapy-related tests; coordinate care and other health services for wellness and prevention of disease; provide education to patients and caregivers; and document care plans in the medical record.
  • Provides clinical care to patients.
  • Supports and enhances the quality of care in ambulatory practice areas.
  • Enhances patient access to affordable care.
  • Supports the educational and professional development of healthcare professionals.
  • Engages in professional self-development.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $47.00 - $70.50 Hourly

  • Education: Bachelor's in Pharmacy with experience or PharmD from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy. Degree required.
  • Experience: PGY1 residency required or equivalent clinical experience.
  • License/Certification: Commonwealth of Virginia State Board of Pharmacy License required. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required. Board certification or equivalent certification specific to clinical area highly encouraged.

Job requires sitting for prolonged periods. Repetitive motion: typing. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull <20 lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.


If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.


Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Magnet Recognition

UVA Health System has one of the nation’s most diverse workforces. We are a close-knit, collaborative team that values the expertise, opinions and contributions of our staff. Our proven patient-first focus drives everything we do and fuels our many accomplishments - from Magnet® designation for our nurses to national recognitions as a top hospital and employer (Magnet is a registered trademark of the American Nurses Credentialing Center).

Quality of Life

Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.