Clinical Pharmacist - Pediatrics with Hematology/Oncology Focus
Job ID: R0038373 | Pharmacy | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
This position supports pediatric pharmacy services for the 110-bed UVA Children's Hospital. The schedule for the position is primarily day shift clinical with the hem/onc pediatric team with the flexibility to cover other pediatric services, including NICU, PICU, renal, endocrine, GI, cardiology, and general acute care populations. This position will also be trained to cover ambulatory services, as needed, including the pediatric infusion center and Children's Hospital ambulatory clinics. This position staffs every 4th weekend along with other members of the pediatric team in a dedicated clinical coverage of the Children's Hospital.

Ensures the safe and effective use of medications by providing medication order verification while assessing for optimal drug product selection, dosage regimen design, effective administration, and drug therapy monitoring services in the UVA Medical Center. Monitors inpatient and outpatient drug therapies when appropriate and works with relating medical staff to find alternatives when needed to ensure the best care possible is being given.
  • Provides clinical pharmaceutical care to patients.
  • Enhances the quality of delivery of care.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in Pharmacy distributive services.
  • Supports the educational and professional development of the Pharmacy department.
  • Engages in professional self-development.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $50.43 - $80.69 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: Bachelor's in Pharmacy or PharmD degree required.
  • Experience: PGY-1 residency required or equivalent hospital experience (3 years). PGY-2 residency is preferred.
  • Licensure: Commonwealth of Virginia State Board of Pharmacy license required. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider. BLS certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
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.



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Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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UVA Children’s is a nationally recognized, pediatric academic health center that offers primary and specialty care in more than 30 specialties throughout the Commonwealth and beyond. Located within UVA Medical Center, UVA Children’s includes 111 beds, a dedicated pediatric emergency department, a neonatal intensive care unit for infants, and a pediatric intensive care unit for children younger than 18. The UVA Children’s ambulatory clinics at the Battle Building, a seven-story center that opened in 2014, extends our advanced services with integrated outpatient care to children and families throughout the region.

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