Cardiology Ambulatory Care Pharmacist Clinical-Staff
Location: Orlando, Florida
Internal Number: 22021110
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Mental Health Resources and Support
Relocation Bonus ($1,500)*
Applicable experience required.
Full Time employment contract required.
Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.
Must live 50 miles outside of campus address
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Full Time
The community you’ll be caring for:
Outpatient cardiology patients with a focus in heart failure and transitions of care
• Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
• We offer great benefits with immediate Health Insurance coverage • Career growth and advancement potential • Serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
The role you’ll contribute:
Primary responsibility will be providing clinical pharmacy services across various outpatient cardiology clinics. Services include medication education, medication toxicity monitoring, disease state management, and facilitation of patient assistance programs and copay assistance. Also initiates and optimizes guideline directed medical therapy for heart failure under a collaborative practice agreement. Actively participates in direct patient care programs, drug management services, medication uses systems, and student experiential training throughout the institution. Provides drug information and education to medical staff, professionals, patients and families.
Actively functions as a member of pharmacy practice programs and clinical pharmacy services to proficiently interview patients, identify medication related problems, complete drug profile review, and monitoring therapy for patients with cardiovascular disease states. Actively participates in medication safety systems, regulatory compliance initiatives, patient quality services, and disease outcomes programs.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth Orlando’s service standards.
Pharmacy Practice – Completes critical medication order scrutiny, drug profile review, and patient monitoring to identify, prevent, or mitigate medication-related problems. Proficiently verifies/enters medication orders and proactively communicates with medical staff to resolve problem medication orders. Provides patient-centered care services, including accurate, safe and timely medication therapy, and promotes cost-effective drug therapy, including actively participating in stewardship activities and restricted medication/surveillance programs. Initiates and facilitates appropriate drug dosing and manages medication-related pharmacist consults. Facilitates medication safety practices, including identifying, mitigating, and reporting potential and actual adverse drug events, adverse drug reactions, and medication errors. Participates in the management of medical emergencies. Maintains continuous learning and pharmacy practice development.
Clinical Pharmacy Services – Actively participates in direct patient care programs and provides accurate, safe, timely, and appropriate medication therapy based on patient needs. Works as an active member of pharmacy clinical programs and collaborates with healthcare providers and decentralized pharmacy staff, and places practice priority on the delivery of patient-centered care. Provides coverage of decentralized pharmacy areas and maintains proficiency to practice in several decentralized patient care areas and practice assignments.
Teaching, Training, Precepting, and Mentoring – Mentors new staff and assists with training of all staff as requested. Supports experiential training of pharmacy trainees and mentor’s pharmacy students (IPPE and APPE) as requested. Demonstrates desire and aptitude for teaching and maintains competency in quality preceptor attributes including the roles of a preceptor. Completes preceptor skills assessment and development programs. Delivers effective evidence-based education to nurses, pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians.
Quality Improvement, Regulatory Compliance, and Accreditation – Provides quality improvement initiatives to improve medication-related processes, pharmacy systems, or patient care programs. Provides regulatory compliance initiatives and supports institutional accreditation processes.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, or other advanced pharmacy degree
Current, valid State of Florida Pharmacist license
Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changes as necessary
Ability to work well without supervision and to supervise personnel
Proficiency with hospital computer systems, pharmacy technology, and pharmacy automation
Proficiency in hospital pharmacy practice, patient-centered care, advanced pharmacy practice, medication therapy management, and evidence-based medicine
Post Graduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.