We are seeking candidates for the role of Emergency Medicine Clinical pharmacist during overnight hours, potential for 7 on/7 off model.
This is a NEW position, with exciting potential to expand our current overnight clinical practice from the current resident-driven service model. This pharmacist would be based in the Emergency Department and provide clinical coverage activities such as:
- Stroke, sepsis and medical alert coverage
- ED codes and whole hospital code support
- Clinical pharmacy activities such as pharmacokinetic consults
- Order verification of high priority clinical orders
- Support for critically ill ICU patients
Potential coverage models include 7 on 7 off model, or 8 hour overnight coverage. This pharmacist would work closely with current ED Clinical Specialists, pharmacy residents, and multidisciplinary teams of physicians and nursing in the ED. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, and/or apply to this position.
About AdventHealth Orlando:
AdventHealth Orlando is the flagship campus of the National AdventHealth Enterprise. We are a 1340-bed quaternary care mixed academic/private practice referral medical center serving Central Florida. We are home to the only accredited ECMO, Pulmonary Hypertension, and Comprehensive Solid Organ Transplantation programs in Central Florida. AdventHealth for Children, a 220-bed specialty pediatrics facility, is also co-located on our campus. We anchor the AdventHealth Central Florida Division along with eight other local community hospital campuses. The Orlando campus houses physician medical and surgical residents and fellows as well as our large pharmacy residency program (28 residents). We are academic partners of the University of Florida and University of South Florida Colleges of Pharmacy and host over 30 P4 clerkship students annually.
Clinical Manager, Critical Care and Emergency Department
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy or Pharm D
· One or more years of contemporary hospital pharmacy practice experience
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
· PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and PGY2 Specialty Residency
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Current, valid State of Florida Pharmacist license
About AdventHealth Orlando
AdventHealth Orlando and AdventHealth for Children are 1,067-bed and 230-bed acute care community teaching hospitals which serve as major tertiary facilities for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Located on a lush tropical lakeside campus in Orlando, Florida, these institutions treat over 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients annually.
AdventHealth Orlando is home to nationally recognized institutes and adult care programs for cancer, cardiology, critical care, diabetes, emergency medicine, general surgery, infectious diseases, internal medicine, oncology, orthopedics, neuroscience, and solid organ transplant. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. Affiliated with seven other acute care programs throughout Central Florida and twenty-four through the state of Florida, AdventHealth Orlando is one of the largest Medicare providers in the United States. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the very best hospitals in the United States and as the number one program in Florida, AdventHealth Orlando has a long standing history of excellence in patient care and pro...vides a robust portfolio of specialty services as well as cutting edge clinical programs to highly complex patient populations.
The AdventHealth Orlando Pharmacy Department is automated with decentralized unit-based dispensing cabinets throughout the all patient care areas. The department has a USP 797 compliant clean room which provides sterile product services to patient care areas. The hospital is equipped with computerized physician order entry and utilizes an electronic medication administration record. The pharmacy offers a wide variety of clinical services in collaboration with healthcare teams for the cure, arrest, and prevention of disease and/or symptoms of disease. Members of the clinical pharmacy staff provide decentralized pharmaceutical care and patient education throughout AdventHealth Orlando every day to assure safe, accurate, and cost-effective medication therapy. Pharmacists, technicians, and residents work with institutional stakeholders, physicians, and allied professionals to improve the long-term health of acute care patients and the community.
Rich traditions of practice and evidence-based excellence serve as the fundamental principles of the clinical programs and pharmacy services at AdventHealth Orlando. Comprehensive pharmaceutical care is incorporated throughout the institution via clinical and operational practice and interdisciplinary teamwork. Together pharmacists, technicians, and residents work collaboratively with physicians, nurses, and key stakeholders to detect, mitigate, and prevent medication adverse events and to ensure medication use processes are aligned with national evidence-based best practices and regulatory standards.
Many new job opportunities are available within the Department of Pharmacy Services and Pharmacy Leaders are looking for talented individuals looking for a dynamic, progressive, and team-oriented setting that leverages the latest advancements in integrated, holistic patient care. AdventHealth Orlando provides a place where individuals can grow personally and professionally to achieve their full potential with the support of breakthrough medical programs, visionary leadership and world-class technology. In fact, it is safe to say that candidates will marvel at the culture and the limitless opportunities to work, grow and play.
AdventHealth for Children and the Walt Disney Pavilion is fully focused on the health, healing and happiness of children. Working closely with family members, child health professionals and Disney Imagineers, we have created a very special place for children. From the lobby where guests can paint their own scenes to a nightly adventure where children decide the ending to the story, we want parents, family members, and children to know they are safe, secure and in the best of hands at the Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children. AdventHealth for Children received a $10 million contribution in 2007 from Walt Disney World towards an expansion project which was completed in early 2011.
Comprised of 230 beds, including a 102-bed Level III NICU, a 22-bed Level I PICU, 8-bed Hematology/Oncology Unit, 8-bed Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, 8-bed Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, 44-bed General Medical/Surgical Unit, 16-bed Procedural Sedation Unit, 10-bed CVICU, 16-bed ED, and Central Florida's only Pediatric Renal, Liver, and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Programs. Our Cardiac Surgical Program had their first surgery in late 2012 so our hospital mission - "Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ" - was expanded across Central Florida.
Our primary mission is to provide quality pharmaceutical care to improve the patient's quality of life while providing support for caregivers. As part of multidisciplinary teams, we share the responsibility of monitoring responses to drug therapy and optimizing care to improve patient outcomes.
The Department of Pediatric Pharmacy distributive services consist of:
• Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) review
• Patient medication profile review
• Detect and prevent prescribing and transcription errors
• Drug distribution
• Sterile IV preparation
• Compounding medications
• Medication verficiation for restocking automated dispensing cabinets (ADC)
The Department of Pediatric Pharmacy has a Clinical Program which provides of the following services:
• Patient care rounds
• Therapeutic drug monitoring with automatic pharmacy consult services for vancomycin and aminoglycosides
• Parenteral nutrition
• Review all medication profiles for potential interventions
• Dose adjustments for renal and hepatic function
• Advise the initiation, discontinuation, or alteration of therapies
• Monitor and prevent adverse drug reactions
• Provide drug information and education to physicians, nurses, patients, and other ancillary staff
• Review microbial laboratory test results and recommend altering or streamlining antibiotics
• Convert IV medications to enteral formulations when appropriate
• Asthma education and prescription discharge and warfarin patient counseling
• Team member for core committees and evidence-based guideline development
• Write/review medication-related policies and procedures and order set development
• Review medications for addition to the Formulary
• Precept pharmacy students and residents
• Participate in IRB-approved research projects