Clinical Pharmacist - Outpatient IV Therapy

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Jul 29, 2021

Job Description

Summary

 

 

We thrive at our ambulatory oncology infusion practice because of the people and our shared dedication to provide our patients with compassionate care. It is unique to find a position where your team members collaborate and support each other to maximize functionality across multiple disciplines. We pride ourselves in creating the healthiest work environment possible and, as a result, we are able to achieve our ultimate goal of optimizing both patient care and patient experience.  This position may include traveling to infusion pharmacy locations including South Portland, Scarborough, Sanford, and Brunswick.

 

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  • Position Summary
    • Under the general direction of the Pharmacy Manager, or their designee, the Clinical Pharmacist reviews drug therapy, formulates recommendations based on current literature and established standards of practice, directly supervises  supportive personnel serves as a resource for drug information; participates and directly supervises the preparation and distribution of medications, and serves as a member of the healthcare team with the prescriber and direct caregiver.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Graduate of an ACCP accredited school/college of pharmacy is required.
    • License/Certifications: Eligible or currently licensed in the State of Maine.
    • Experience: Work experience as a patient care pharmacist involved in patient monitoring and drug therapy review is preferred. Experience in an organized healthcare setting is preferred.Experience in the monitoring and consultation on drug therapy in patients of all age groups.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
    • Analytical skills necessary to identify and resolve problems related to drug therapy.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.