The Pharmacist Specialist is accountable for development, oversight and documentation for specialist's area. Develops new and existing pharmaceutical care activities that are patient centered and cost-effective. Serves as a resource for pharmacists and technicians and may give pharmaceutical care to patients.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE
Develops core strategies and recommends best practices related to the specialist's area.
Helps in the preparation and implementation of facility policy and procedures as needed.
Maintains effective communication with facility directors and leadership teams on opportunities in the specialist's area.
Helps in the development of specialized area management teams and participates in meetings as needed.
Helps in preparation and implementation of pharmacy staff competencies and staff development.
Develops rotations for pharmacy students and/or residents in specialist's area.
Provides educational services to Medical, Pharmacy, Nursing or other team members through formal and informal presentations or written publications.
Performs the work of a pharmacist, as required.
Fulfills and provides proof of continuing education, licensure, and/or certifications required to remain qualified for this role.
KEY SUCCESS FACTORS
Advanced knowledge of Pharmacy Care modalities, pharmaceutical calculations, therapies, terminology, drug use and aseptic techniques, standards, medications and equipment.
General computer skills, including but not limited to: using required software applications, data entry, information security, electronic medical documentation, handheld scanning and email.
Ability to research, evaluate and disseminate information.
Ability to know, optimize and document complex processes.
Must be able to communicate thoughts clearly; both verbally and in writing.
Knowledge of applicable federal, state and regulatory requirements.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
- Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
- 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
- Tuition Reimbursement
- PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based on position type and/or level
- EDUCATION - Bachelor's or 4 years of work experience above the minimum qualification
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!