The Transplant Clinical Pharmacy Specialist will coordinate and provide pharmaceutical related care to Tower Health transplant patients and will provide leadership to pharmacy staff pertinent to associated job responsibilities, which may include to:
Provide comprehensive pharmaceutical care to transplant recipients in a culturally competent manner to include, evaluation, identification and solution of medication related problems for transplant recipients.
Prepare and assist with discharge planning for all transplant recipients. Evaluate transplant recipient medication regimen on a regular basis.
Review interpret and evaluate medication orders, labs and other clinically relevant information for appropriateness.
Assure timely order verification and distribution of pharmaceuticals.
Document interventions and their outcomes for use in drug therapy quality improvement efforts.
Participate in protocol development.
Share pharmaceutical expertise by coordinating and providing educational presentations or in-service for pharmacy and non-pharmacy staff.
Minimal travel required.
Doctorate Degree in Pharmacy from an accredited college of Pharmacy
PGY1 & PGY2 in Organ Transplant
Internal Number: 2019-26677
About Reading Hospital - Tower Health
Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people.
Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care — from prevention, screenings and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.
***Who We Are
With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing and Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, and we have a comprehensive physician network. All of our facilities participate in our partnership with the... UPMC Health Plan.
Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership and staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services — all right here in our region.
Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac and vascular surgery, trauma, hematology and oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers and inpatient facilities in the region.
At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.