Ambulatory Pharmacist Clinician
Company: Lancaster General Health
Posted on: November 17, 2019
CompanyLancaster General HospitalCost Center7570 Pharmacy & IV
PharmacyGradeU12SummaryJob Title: Ambulatory Pharmacist Clinician
This position is located in Lancaster,PaFull-time, 1.0, 80 hr per
two weeks working 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday with no
weekends or holidays. Working in a Cardiology practise doing
anticoagulation management and drug monitoring.ATTENTION: Please be
aware that, if you are an external applicant, you may need to
complete an online assessment as part of the hiring process. This
assessment will be sent to the e-mail address that you included in
your application. Please note: Some e-mail accounts may receive the
assessment e-mail in their junk/spam e-mail. This assessment must
be completed within 5 days of receiving it. For more information
regarding the assessment, please click HERE.SUMMARY:? Lancaster
General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking an Ambulatory
Pharmacist ?to provide clinical pharmacy services including
pharmacist-managed clinics, transitions of care communication, and
other direct patient care activities by designing, recommending,
monitoring and evaluating patient specific pharmacotherapy.? Serves
as a clinical pharmacy expert for aspects of the ambulatory service
line and is responsible for training and education as it relates to
clinical activities, competency assessment, development and
implementation of clinical programs, committee activities,
- Provide verbal and written consultations concerning drug
therapy management upon referral or as necessary based on
performance improvement opportunities.
- Demonstrate ability to design, recommend, monitor, and evaluate
patient-specific therapeutic regimens for ambulatory care patients,
taking into account safe and cost-effective medication choices.
Consider adverse drug effects, therapeutic goals and indications,
contraindications/precautions, patient?s current status of health,
drug-drug, drug-food, drug-laboratory and drug disease state(s)
- Evaluate appropriate laboratory tests and utilize physical
assessment skills necessary to monitor and support the patient?s
drug therapy program.
- ?Demonstrate knowledge and communication skills to effectively
counsel patients and answer questions.
- Document assessment, observations, impressions,
recommendations, plan, significant findings, interventions and
services rendered as appropriate.
- ?Identify drug therapy strategies that improve patient outcomes
and reduce costs.MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:? Pharm.D. and
ASHP-accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency required (or equivalent
experience).?? ASHP-accredited Specialty Residency or equivalent
experience preferred.?? Current licensure (or eligible to
reciprocate) in state of Pennsylvania required.? Board
Certification may be preferred (dependent upon specialty).?
Equivalent of one year (1) experience practicing in an ambulatory
setting.? A health care provider in good standing with Medicare,
Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs,
i.e.??? not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or
any other federal or state health insurance program.PREFERRED
QUALIFICATIONS:?? Equivalent of three years (3) experience
practicing in an ambulatory setting.This position requires a
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