Our world-renowned health care network is anchored by our flagship facility, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. Located in Cleveland's historic University Circle, this -1032 bed academic medical center and tertiary-care hospital is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of America's best hospitals in 13 medical and surgical specialties. It comprises three centers of excellence: Seidman Cancer Center, MacDonald Women's Hospital, and Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital; and The Center for Clinical Research, the largest medical research center in Ohio.
Provide Clinical Pharmacy Services (drug information, drug therapy monitoring, patient-specific consultations, health care staff in-services, pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacoeconomic evaluations) and decision support in adult medical oncology/solid tumor. Investigate/research/report adverse drug reactions. Participate in Medication Safety and Therapeutics Committee process: evaluate requests for new drug usage and assist in formulary maintenance. Serve as an informational and patient problem solving resource for clinical staff pharmacists and clinical pharmacist specialists. Attends interdisciplinary patient care rounds and monitors the order writing, dispensing, and administration of cytotoxic drugs and monoclonal antibodies throughout the Seidman Cancer Center.
Position Requirements: BCOP credentialed/eligibility preferred OR five years’ experience as a clinical pharmacist specialist with training in drug therapy of adult solid tumor patients including the knowledge and application of clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, drug-drug interactions, and pharmaceutics to patients OR a PGY2 residency in adult hematology/oncology. Training in cost-analysis/cost evaluation techniques preferred. Computer systems skills in spreadsheet, database, and word processing preferred. Must demonstrate highly effective written and oral communication skills.
Education Requirements: Doctor of Pharmacy with completion of an ASHP accredited hospital or clinical residency program (PGY1 AND PGY2 residency in adult hematology/oncology with emphasis in malignant hematolgy preferred)
License Requirements: Pharmacist licensure in the State of Ohio
About University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
University Hospitals is a 1032-bed tertiary medical center located in northeast Ohio and is an affiliate of Case Western Reserve University. Included in UH are University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, among the nation’s best children’s hospitals; University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center, part of National Cancer Institute-designated Case Comprehensive Cancer Center at Case Weste...rn Reserve University (the nation's highest designation); and University Hospitals MacDonald Women’s Hospital, Ohio’s only hospital for women.
More than 24,000 physicians and employees constitute University Hospitals and its partnership hospitals, ranking it Northeast Ohio’s second largest private sector employer. UH performs more than 4.5 million outpatient procedures and nearly 63,000 inpatient discharges annually.