Do you take pride in your skills and sound judgment? Are you able to work as part of a team? Do you want to use your pharmaceutical skills in support of optimal outcomes? If so, we have a great opportunity waiting for you. We are currently recruiting for Clinical Pharmacy Specialists in both the inpatient and ambulatory settings.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Collaborate with allied health disciplines to provide quality patient care.
Consult with and advise other Healthcare professionals and patients on matters pertaining to selection, procurement, distribution, and safe and appropriate use of medications.
Coordinate and deliver ongoing staff education for clinical staff pharmacists.
Direct and precept students and/or residents.
Lead cost effective formulary management initiatives.
Review adverse events related to the medication use process, recommend improvements to the medication use process as needed, and ensure improvements are implemented.
Review literature and publications in area of specialization and recommend improvements to the medication use process.
Attend and participate in local and system-wide committees to improve the medication use process.
Draft, review, and revise medication related policies, procedures, guidelines and protocols.
Provide clinical pharmacy services as outlined in approved hospital policies, including but not limited to, pharmacokinetic consults, renal dosing, parenteral nutrition management, anticoagulation management, neonatal/pediatric/geriatric dosing management, route optimization, antimicrobial stewardship, and reviewing medications at transitions of care.
PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency or 5+ years progressive ambulatory pharmacy experience for ambulatory position
PGY-2 in Internal Medicine, Critical Care, or Pharmacotherapy or 5+ years progressive inpatient clinical experience for inpatient position
1-3 Years of Experience minimum
License(s): Indiana Registered Pharmacist
Certification(s): Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) for ambulatory position, Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) for inpatient position
Previous resident precepting experience
About Franciscan Health Hammond
Franciscan Health Hammond has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated healthcare, Franciscan Health Hammond is one of the largest acute-care hospitals in the Northwest Indiana region. And we're growing to meet your needs with more than 20 off-site facilities, including a dedicated adult and pediatric rehabilitation institute and a health and fitness club.