Clinical Specialists at Pinnaclehealth are responsible for medication-related issues in their specialty area.
Candidates will work closely with the pharmacy leadership, Transplant Team, nurses and fellow pharmacists in planning, implementing and assessing various medication-related programs. This would include serving on hospital committees, organizing educational programs and providing comprehensive pharmaceutical care to donors and recipients in both the inpatient and ambulatory care settings.
In collaboration with multidisciplinary care givers throughout our hospitals and ambulatory transplant clinic, the Transplant Clinical Specialist will monitor and optimize medication use; assist in teaching and monitoring of patients, develop medication-related policies and oversee strategies necessary to control medication costs; participate in pharmacy and transplant quality improvement activities and oversee annual pharmacy education and competency activities related to transplant. Precepting pharmacy students and PGY1-pharmacy residents is a component of the position.
The position requires eligibility for licensure in Pennsylvania and PGY2 ASHP-accredited pharmacy residency in Solid Organ Transplantation OR equivalent experience in a progressive health care setting. The individual must possess excellent communication, organizational and planning skills as well as a high degree of personal motivation.
Central PA offers a warm and friendly community atmosphere with convenient access to several metropolitan areas.
PinnacleHealth System in Harrisburg in one of PA's top hospitals, voted Best Places To Work and an organization dedicated to maintaining and improving the health and quality of life in central Pennsylvania.
Our healthcare network currently includes multiple campuses and ambula...tory locations throughout the region, providing care to a diverse range of medical specialties including Cardiology, Transplant, Oncology, Critical Care, Women's & Children's, Orthopedic Surgery, and Emergency Medicine.
PinnacleHealth is a 700+ bed hospital system with 3 acute care hospitals, a freestanding cancer center and provides pharmacy services in an inpatient, acute care psychiatric hospital.