The MetroHealth System is growing and expanding a new Bone Marrow Transplant Service starting in January 2023. The BMT Clinical Pharmacist will be part of a team growing a new service. The Pharmacist will create new patient care services for this population.
Provides direct patient medication-related care services to improve a patient’s quality of life. Promotes pharmaceutical care and/or a specialty per the assigned clinical area (Bone Marrow Transplant), which may include the both ambulatory and inpatient environment. Makes medication-related decisions on drug therapy regarding selection, dosages, routes, methods of administration, medication therapy monitoring, the provision of medication-related information, and counseling to individual patients in assigned clinical areas. Identifies opportunities to improve transitions of care. Works with physicians and other healthcare professionals to improve the use of medications through formulary review, drug usage evaluations, quality monitoring, and improvement initiatives. Provides training/educational support for the development/enhancement of clinical skills in professional staff, pharmacy students, and pharmacy residents. Supervises technical staff in drug preparation as indicated. Upholds the mission, vision, values, and customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.
Required: Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from a State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy approved institution. Possess a current Pharmacist license from the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy, and maintains this license. Meets one of the following: • 3 years of experience as a Staff Pharmacist • 1 year of experience working in a full-time Pharmaceutical role with a specialty emphasis for a clinical practice or medical center. • An advanced degree in Pharmacy with residency training, PGY2 in Oncology preferred. Meets one of the following: • Documented experience as a Practitioner in Bone marrow transplant. • Documented educational training and demonstrable knowledge in a Pharmaceutical stewardship, and/or a specialty area.
Preferred: Advanced degree in Pharmacy as Doctor of Pharmacy from a State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy approved institution. Clinically-oriented Master of Science degree in Pharmacy practice, AND completion of Pharmacy Practice residency training. Completion of an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited residency, PGY2 in Oncology. Current Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties (BPS) certified Pharmacist.
Physical Requirements: May sit, stand, stoop, bend, and ambulate intermittently during the day. May need to sit or stand for extended periods. See in the normal visual range with or without correction. Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction. Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required. May need to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds on occasion. Ability to communicate in face-to-face, phone, email, and other communications. Ability to see computer monitor and departmental documents. Requires some exposure to biohazardous chemicals.
At MetroHealth, our mission, vision and values are not just words on a fading poster tucked behind someone’s desk. They are the core of our actions. While we take care of the ill and injured, we are increasingly focused on preventive care, fulfilling our mission of “leading the way to a healthier you and a healthier community through service, teaching, discovery and teamwork.”
We do this in an environment of inclusion — every patient gets the same full attention from our staff.