Clinical Specialty Pharmacist - Oncology
Company: Ascension, C03
Posted on: May 10, 2020
We Are Hiring Clinical Specialty Pharmacist - Pharmacy Admin
Support 001 - Full-Time,Day - 40 hours weekly - Ascension Borgess
Hospital - Kalamazoo, MI.Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm; every 6th
weekend.Why Join Ascension? In Michigan, Ascension operates 16
hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that
together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension
Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources
and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its
community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and
care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is
dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and
improves the health of individuals and communities.Ascension is a
faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation
through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the
leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S.,
Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized
care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension
provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and
other community benefit programs.What You Will Do As an Associate
with Ascension Michigan, you will have the opportunity to assure
the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of
medication orders in specialized areas, such as nuclear medicine,
oncology, cardiology. Serves as a subject matter expert in pharmacy
discipline and provides guidance across pharmacies and to clinical
- Reviews and assesses medication orders to identify, prevent and
resolve potential and actual drug related problems.
- Recommends formulary alternatives when appropriate.
- Compounds and dispenses medications for accurate delivery to
patients. Provides drug information and education to medical staff
- Communicates with physicians and other clinicians as necessary
to facilitate care.
- Oversees technical personnel who assist in the preparation,
maintenance, and dispensing of medications and supplies.
- Assists with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor
for pharmacy students. May float to provide coverage of pharmacy
needs. Provides patient counseling when required.What You Will Need
- Required Credential(s):
- Pharmacist credentialed from the Michigan Board of Pharmacy
obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Education:
- Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Doctorate of Pharmacy
required. Work Experience:
- Preferred Board Certified - Oncology.
- Preferred PGY2 Oncology Residency.
- Preferred 3-5 years Hospital Pharmacy experience. Equal
Employment Opportunity Borgess Health is an equal opportunity
employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the
basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin,
handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.Please note that
Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who
have applied for a position using our official application. Be on
alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will
not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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