Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

  • Parkland Heath and Hospital System
  • Dallas, TX, USA
  • Nov 24, 2022

Job Description

Provides specialized integrated clinical pharmacy services for an assigned area. Provides leadership in education and practice of evidence based medication use and optimal patient outcomes.   Minimum Specifications Education Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy or Pharm. D. degree from an accredited school of pharmacy.   Experience Successful completion of an ASHP-accredited post-graduate year one (PGY1) residency training program and post-graduate year two (PGY2) residency training program or fellowship Meets Parkland standards of an ASHP-Qualified Residency Preceptor within one year of employment. Prior experience working in assigned practice area preferred.   Equivalent Education and/or Experience May substitute 5 years of relevant clinical pharmacist experience and current board certification if only one year of or no prior residency training.   Certification/Registration/Licensure Texas Pharmacist License or eligible for Texas Pharmacist License; must obtain licensure within 90 days of employment. T Texas Pharmacist Preceptor Certification within 90 days of employment. Must maintain national certification such as Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) certifications in ambulatory care (BCACP), cardiology (BCCP), critical care (BCCCP), geriatric (BCGP), infectious diseases (BCIDP), nutritional support (BCNSP), oncology (BCOP), pediatric (BCPPS), pharmacotherapy (BCPS), or psychiatric (BCPP) pharmacy. If certification is lapsed, employee has six months to rectify for new certification period. American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of employment.   Required Tests for Placement None.   Skills or Special Abilities Must demonstrate competency and ability to perform in the desired practice area. Must possess knowledge of drugs, procedure, equipment, common disease states and patient care monitoring within the assigned care areas. Must possess good oral and written communication skills. Must possess good organizational skills. Must have proficient computer skills. Must possess extensive mathematical skills.  Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. Nearest Major Market: Dallas Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth Job Segment: Patient Care, ICU, Medical, Pharmacy, Clinic, Healthcare