Exciting opportunity to join Montefiore Medical Center’s Transitional Care Excellence team as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist! This full-time position provides services to support expected program outcomes of reduced readmissions, reduced emergency department visits, improved medication management, and increased patient satisfaction with the health care experience. We are hiring for MULTIPLE positions within our transitional care excellence team which include heart failure, COPD, chronic kidney disease, and diabetes focus areas.
As part of a dedicated multidisciplinary team, the transitional care clinical pharmacy specialist will collaborate to ensure effective care coordination with inpatient and outpatient responsibilities. This includes assessing health care needs, solving medication-related problems, optimizing evidence-based pharmacotherapy, and facilitating care for patients with complex and chronic conditions. The clinical pharmacy specialist will also perform direct patient care through collaborative drug therapy management during post discharge visits.
This unique position offers flexible hours with the possibility of remote work 1 day per week. The clinical pharmacy specialist is eligible for faculty appointment at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Additional opportunities include precepting pharmacy students, participating in clinical research, and leading quality improvement initiatives.
Doctor of Pharmacy degree
Completion of a PGY-1 residency with board certification or heart failure certification
Advanced training (e.g., completion of a PGY-2 residency in cardiology, ambulatory care, or other relevant specialties) preferred
New York State licensure with eligibility to be credentialed as an Allied Health Professional
Current PGY-1 residents who anticipate board certification after residency are encouraged to apply
As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence—breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care.
Montefiore is ranked among the top hospitals nationally and regionally by U.S. News & World Report. For more than 100 years we have been innovating new treatments, new procedures and new approaches to patient care, producing stellar outcomes and raising the bar for medical centers in the region and around the world. As we build on this momentum, we continue to advance the practice of medicine and set the standard for excellence.