Clinical Pharmacist Specialist - Infectious Disease
Additional Information About the Role
Are you a Clinical Pharmacist looking for a new opportunity? This is a great way to make a direct impact on patient care as a Clinical Pharmacist Specialist. Infectious disease experience, PGY1, and PGY2 residency highly desired. If you have previous infectious disease experience in a hospital, clinic, or academic setting this may be the opportunity for you!
- PGY2 Infectious Disease Residency Training
- BPS Board Certified Area of Specialty
- 2-5 Years of experience
- Monday - Friday, Days
- Weekend responsibility twice a year
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
It takes an innovative environment to attract the very best. That is why St. Louis' most talented pharmacy professionals choose Barnes-Jewish Hospital for their careers. Here, our pharmacy staff enjoys the kind of clinical variety and collaboration that makes their careers challenging, interesting and fulfilling.�At Barnes-Jewish, you'll have the opportunity to be involved in inpatient and outpatient care, working in either the central pharmacy or at one of our many satellite locations. you'll work with doctors leading their fields in ground-breaking therapies. And you'll work with state-of-the-art technologies that ensure your work is the utmost in quality and efficiency. The pharmacy at Barnes-Jewish uses an integrated practice model with more unit-based positions. Here, department staff has access to a number of drug information resources, including many online references accessible from department computers. An on-site drug information center provides support for more in-depth questions.
Evaluates and recommends appropriate drug therapy to achieve optimal cost-effective patient outcomes, by working directly with physicians, other health professionals, and patients. Participates in the development, provision and evaluation of comprehensive pharmaceutical care and quality assurance programs through scholarly activities. Serves as a resource to the pharmacy staff and other hospital departments.
ResponsibilitiesAssess the overall status of the patient?s health condition and evaluates medication profile for optimal patient outcomes. Monitors therapy and goals of care. Documents all activities and communication as appropriate.Participates in professional development and research activities.Contributes to performance improvement, clinical effectiveness, drug use evaluation, and HSO/BJC committee activities.Participates in the education and training of pharmacy staff, residents and students, and serves as a role model and mentor.Participates in the identification and implementation of targeted drug cost reduction programs.
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