St. Luke's University Health Network (SLUHN) is pleased to offer a position for a Behavioral Health Clinical Pharmacy Specialist to join our established service in providing care to our inpatient Behavioral Health patients. This established clinical pharmacy service line provides direct patient care and clinical monitoring to inpatients cared for by the inpatient treatment team. Units include younger adult (4 units) and older adult (3 units) inpatient behavioral health and a long term care unit. In addition to participation in daily patient care rounds and treatment teams, pharmacy also provides educational groups and one-to-one patient education. This dynamic practice environment allows the clinical pharmacist to develop new clinical initiatives and protocols to advance patient care.
The clinical pharmacy department at SLUHN is well established with a number of clinical pharmacy specialists and generalists throughout the network. Additionally the pharmacy departments host numerous IPPE and APPE experiences for a number of colleges of pharmacy. SLUHN has a PGY-1 residency program as well. Our clinical pharmacy specialists also have the opportunity it to educate numerous medical residents and medical students.
St. Luke's University Health Network is a 10 hospital network located in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. We provide a wide variety of services. SLUHN uses the top technologies to deliver patient care and strives to be an industry leader in high quality affordable health care. A leader in high quality care, St. Luke's has been an IBM Watson Top 100 hospital for the past 5 years winning awards in multiple categories.
PharmD or Equivalent experience
Pennsylvania pharmacist license or license eligible
Strong consideration given to PGY-2 Psychiatric or Behavioral Health Pharmacy Residency
PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Required
About St. Luke's University Health Network
St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a non-profit, regional, fully integrated, nationally recognized network providing services at ten hospitals and more than 200 sites, primarily in Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Schuylkill, Bucks, Montgomery, Berks and Monroe counties in Pennsylvania and in Warren County, New Jersey.
SLUHN has over 61,000 annual admission, 229,000 annual emergency department visits, over 10,000 employees, 1341 physicians, and over 200 outpatient locations. SLUHN is nationally recognized health care network having received numerous quality awards including the IBM Watson 2019 Top 100 Hospitals award.
The mission of St. Luke's University Health Network is an unwavering commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured, educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a patient's ability to pay for health care.