The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Children’s Center is seeking a clinical pharmacist to provide care for diverse and complex pediatric patients, in a decentralized practice model that integrates clinical and distributive functions. Preceptorship of pharmacy students and residents is encouraged. Unparalleled learning opportunities including a minimum of 30 hours of ACPE accredited CE on site per year. Take advantage of our pharmacist career ladder that rewards involvement in interdisciplinary committees and projects. Great staff, great learning environment and great opportunities.
Full Time, Rotating Shift (40 hours per week)
Weekends Required (every 4th)
Michael Veltri, PharmD, MBA
Division Director, Pediatric Pharmacy
The Johns Hopkins Children's Center and the Kennedy Krieger Institute
Graduation from an accredited College of Pharmacy resulting in Pharm. D. or BS degree. Completion of an ASHP accredited residency program or equivalent experience is desired.
Requires comprehensive knowledge of pharmacology, therapeutics, pharmacokinetics, drug information, and the medication use system. Familiarity with medication safety concepts and process improvement methodologies is desired.
Demonstrates high level of skills related to teamwork, organization, and prioritization of workflow. Displays customer service and interpersonal communication skills required for effective communication with patients and other health care providers. Exhibits emotional maturity with regard to teamwork, self-awareness, and empathy. A high level of analytical ability is required to research and evaluate drug information, interpret patient specific data, and resolve problems regarding medication use. Committed to teaching, mentoring, and coaching pharmacy technicians, students, residents and pharmacists.
Current licensure as a pharmacist in the State of Maryland required.
Hospital and departmental education requirements completed within 90 days of hire. ACLS and/or PALS certification is desired.
Previous clinical health-system experience is desired.
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