Clinical Pharmacist - Solid Organ Transplant
Job ID: R0036058 | Pharmacy | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Transplant Clinical Pharmacist provides specialized, patient-centered clinical services to the inpatient solid organ transplant population in addition to the outpatient transplant clinic. This position must provide pharmaceutical care to patients to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes; promote cost-effective drug therapy; promote cooperative work environment by utilizing communication skills, interpersonal relationships and team building; assist with verification and dispensing of medication orders; provide assistance in educating other healthcare professionals in regards to pharmacotherapy; participate in multidisciplinary and cross-service drug therapy management plans; and assist in developing and implementing treatment protocols in order to improve patient care. This person must possess the ability to work independently, demonstrate a positive attitude and have a strong commitment to teamwork and customer service, as well as strive to consistently improve patient care by working as a cohesive transplant pharmacy team to achieve goals.
  • Provides clinical pharmaceutical care to patients focusing on abdominal, heart and lung transplant patient populations (inpatient and clinic).
  • 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.
  • Oversees the daily activities of the transplant transitions of care technician.
  • This position rotates every 6th weekend fulfilling clinical transplant pharmacy services.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $50.43 - $80.69 Hourly

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

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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