University of Iowa Health Care and College of Pharmacy
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Clinical Pharmacy Specialist & Assistant Professor
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This is a joint faculty pharmacist position with the UI College of Pharmacy (50%), and the UI Health Care Departments of Psychiatry and Pharmaceutical Care (50%). The position provides pharmaceutical care services to psychiatric patients in a clinic setting. Specific areas of focus will include medication management under the Specialty Pharmacy Services program and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), both of which require providing clinical support, education, coordination of dispensing, and monitoring for patients. It also serves as a role-model/practitioner-educator for Doctor of Pharmacy students and pharmacy residents, and carries out clinical practice responsibilities for the Department of Pharmaceutical Care. Further responsibilities related to the clinical faculty role include classroom teaching, service in the College and University levels and professional productivity.
University of Iowa provides excellent flexible benefit options, an exceptional retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and generous vacation. Iowa City is a community of approximately 75,000 located in Iowa. It provides the cultural and social benefits of a large university while retaining the benefits of a small urban area with excellent schools and a wide variety of community activities.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
A Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree
Eligibility for or current license by the Iowa Board of Pharmacy Examiners at the time of hire.
Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 pharmacy practice residency OR 2 years’ experience in a complex interprofessional psychiatry healthcare environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
Job-related experience in psychiatry with and/or commitment to service excellence is required.
Job-related experience with and/or commitment to diversity in the work environment is required.
Satisfactory completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY2 residency in Psychiatry or Ambulatory Care is highly desirable.
Active board certification in Psychiatry or Ambulatory Care is highly desirable
Able to work independently, prioritize multiple stakeholders and tasks, manage details and deliver results in an environment with competing demands.
Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work with others.
Internal Number: 19002834
About University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is a 811 bed comprehensive, university, teaching hospital. The Department of Pharmaceutical Care consists of approximately 130 pharmacists and 150 support staff and provides care to acute, ambulatory and home care patients. UIHC provides excellent flexible benefit options, an exceptional retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and five weeks of vacation.
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and regional referral center. University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics was recently name in Forbes magazine as one of America’s Best Employers 2015. In it, UI Hospitals and Clinics was named the #12 employer overall and #1 employer in the health care industry category across the country.