The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has over 800 inpatient beds, a level 1 trauma center and is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center. Forbes has named the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics top in health care in the magazine’s America’s Best Employers List for 2019. Among 500 large employers nationwide, across 25 different industry sectors ranked by Forbes, UI Hospitals and Clinics is rated No. 2 in health care and the No. 24 best employer overall.
Acute care clinical pharmacists at UI Hospital provide diverse pharmaceutical care services including, drug therapy review and order verification, interdisciplinary patient care rounding, pharmacokinetic dosing, anticoagulant dosing and monitoring, admission and discharge medication reconciliation, bedside counseling/patient education as well as teaching PGY1/PGY2 residents and Pharm. D. students.
There are currently multiple positions available in the following specialty areas: Cardiology, Neurology/Stroke, and Internal Medicine. These positions will primarily provide care for patients in the inpatient setting including coverage of ICU patients for the cardiology, neurology and internal medicine specialty positions.
Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree.
Completion of an PGY1 ASHP accredited pharmacy residency or equivalent experience.
Excellent verbal and written skills.
Job related experience with and/ or commitment to service excellence.
Job related experience with and/ or commitment to diversity in the work environment.
Current or eligible for Iowa Pharmacist licensure.
Completion of an ASHP accredited PGY2 pharmacy residency in applicable specialty area.
Board certification in pharmacotherapy or applicable specialty area.
BLS or ACLS certification.
Clinical practice experience in applicable specialty area
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is an internationally recognized teaching hospital that provides premier multidisciplinary patient care services while supporting an environment for health education programs at all levels and in all specialties. UIHC is recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center. An approximately 811-bed comprehensive medical center and regional referral center, University of Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing patient focused care that is available to every person, around the clock, in every environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.