The role of the clinical specialist is to evaluate and recommend appropriate drug therapy to achieve optimal cost-effective patient outcomes, by working directly with physicians, other health professionals and patients. Participates in the development, provision and evaluation of comprehensive pharmaceutical care and quality assurance programs through scholarly activities. Serves as a resource to the pharmacy staff and other hospital departments. The medical oncology clinical pharmacy specialists participate in daily multidisciplinary rounds, patient education, staff education, chemotherapy order evaluation, and chemotherapy order set development. Clinical pharmacy specialists also assist in maintaining the continuity of care between the outpatient and inpatient setting.
Job requirements include PharmD, PGY1 Residency, Missouri pharmacist license with Medication Therapy Services Certification, Oncology Board Certification within three years of hire. PGY2 Oncology Residency training is preferred.
Internal Number: 1193837
About Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital is a 1200 bed tertiary care medical center located in Saint Louis, Missouri. It is the primary adult teaching hospital for Washington University School of Medicine. Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine have ranked among the nation's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish is the only hospital in the St. Louis region to be recognized among the best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish was ranked in 10 data-driven specialties and received the highest rating in 9 common care procedures. Barnes-Jewish Hospital features over 50 clinical pharmacy specialists in a variety of specialty areas.