Supports Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities.
Pharmacists work to support the vision of the Department of Pharmacy which is “Optimizing patient outcomes through integrated delivery of quality pharmaceutical care" and the mission of the institution. Activities include providing consultation for other health care providers, educating patients and other health care providers, reviewing and processing medication orders, and preparing and dispensing medication.
Must be a graduate of a College of Pharmacy accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).
Pharmacy Practice Residency or equivalent Hospital experience is preferred.
License to practice Pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Virginia required within 90 days of hire. During the first 90 days of employment and the licensure application process, pharmacists without a valid license to practice pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Virginia may not perform duties restricted to a licensed pharmacist until the license is obtained. If the license is not obtained within 90 days of employment, the employee may be subject to separation from Carilion Clinic.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be based on level of experience
Internal Number: PB11
About Carilion Medical Center
Carilion Clinic is a not–for–profit health care organization based in Roanoke, Virginia. Through our comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services, we work together to provide quality care close to home for nearly 1 million Virginians. With an enduring commitment to the health of our region, we also seek to advance care through medical education and research, help our community stay healthy and inspire our region to grow stronger.
About the Pharmacy Department at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (CRMH):
The Department of Pharmacy at CRMH is comprised of approximately 70 pharmacists and 70 technicians. We utilize a mix of decentralized clinical staff and specialists to provide pharmaceutical care for patient populations ranging from Level 1 trauma to neonatal critical care.
In addition to our personnel, we utilize multiple technologies to deliver care, including PyxisMedstations, centralized carousels, computerized prescriber order entry, electronic medical records and bedside barcode scanning. Approximately 45 percent of our pharmacists are adjunct or associate professors for regional schools of pharmacy and... medicine.
Residency Program Overview - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
The pharmacy residency programs conducted at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Virginia have a strong commitment to the education and professional development of pharmacists. For the 2021-2022 residency class, we will offer six positions in our Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency program, two positions in our Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2) Critical Care program, two positions in our PGY2 Infectious Diseases program, one position in our PGY2 Internal Medicine Program, and two positions (1 PGY1 and 1 PGY2) in our two year Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Program (combined PGY1/PGY2).
All of our programs are fully accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), with the exception of our HSPAL program which is seeking full accreditation at this time.