Kaiser Permanente Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Camp Springs Medical Center in Temple Hills, Maryland
Develops, implements, and evaluates clinical pharmacy programs for patients, providers, and pharmacists. Maintains a clinical pharmacy practice to impact patients at risk for drug-related problems in area of expertise. Educates providers, pharmacists and other health care professionals. Makes members/patients and their needs a primary focus of one's actions; develops and sustains productive member/patient relationships. Maintains knowledge of and assures departmental compliance with Kaiser Permanente's Principles of Responsibility and policies and procedures, and applicable regulatory requirements and accreditation standards.
Essential Functions: - Develops and maintains a clinical pharmacy practice that includes: Drug therapy consultations for members and healthcare providers; Participation in drug use initiatives and strategies to promote achieving targeted disease state goals and cost-effective prescribing; Provides continuing education and staff development inservices for pharmacists, physicians, and other health care providers; Provides drug information to health care providers and members; Critically reviews medical literature to provide updates on drug therapy; Documents all clinical interventions and drug information requests using appropriate providers; Demonstrated continued competency in specialty areas of pharmacy practice. - Participates in local, regional and interregional committees as appropriate. - Precepts pharmacy students and residents. - Develops and participates in research activities.
Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience - Completion of one (1) year of residency related to practice area,OR a minimum three (3)years of clinical practice experience required. Education - Doctor of pharmacy degree (PharmD) required. License, Certification, Registration - Pharmacy licensure in Maryland required upon hire, with licenses in the District of Columbia and Virginia required within 120 days of hire. - Board certification required (BCPS) within three years of employment
Additional Requirements: - N/A.
Preferred Qualifications: - Minimum one (1) year of experience in a hospital-based setting preferred.
COMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Camp Springs Medical CenterLOCATION Temple Hills, MDREQNUMBER 621240
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.