This Cardiology Clinical Pharmacist will provide comprehensive, patient centered pharmacotherapy primarily in the inpatient cardiology population, including therapeutic drug monitoring, drug regimen recommendations and review, patient education, and medical staff interactions. Some opportunities to provide care to cardiology patients in the ambulatory setting may also be an opportunity in the future. This position will be expected to uphold UK Healthcare core values and maintain effective teamwork with pharmacists, residents, technicians, interns, physicians, nurses, allied health staff, and others. This position may also have an opportunity to provide educational services to pharmacy students, residents, pharmacists, physicians, and nurses through precepting, in-service presentations, and didactic teaching at the College of Pharmacy, contribute to the scholarly productivity of the enterprise through clinical research, quality improvement. The ideal candidate will have graduated from an ACPE-accredited school/college of pharmacy, completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency (or equivalent experience), completed an ASHP-accredited PGY2 cardiology residency, and must be eligible for licensure in Kentucky.
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