Salary based on experience. Start date may vary from January 2024 - August 2024.
2 openings available.
Position description: Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University is recruiting a highly motivated Pharmacist to expand Ambulatory Care services within the health system. The pharmacist should function as a highly independent practitioner to improve patient outcomes through performing patient centered assessment and medication management, in-depth medication and disease-state education. The candidate may work in a variety of clinics including pharmacist-run clinics or interdisciplinary services to provide quality ambulatory care to all patients, including a high volume of direct patient care. Services may include partial mixture of, but are not limited to: Anticoagulation management, Ambulatory cardiology (Antiarrhythmic medications, Cardiac transitions of care), Smoking Cessation, Primary Care, or subspecialty services like Neurology (cognitive / movement / neuromuscular) or Weight Management.
Beyond direct patient care, the pharmacist will assume leadership roles in identifying evidence-based opportunities for improvement in patient care and organizational processes, participate in appropriate hospital and/or departmental committees relevant to practice area, and act as a resource to provide answers to drug information questions. This position is also responsible for supervising Pharm.D. students, pharmacy residents, and providing educational programs for interdisciplinary staff (physicians, nurses and pharmacy). Must effectively navigate and utilize the electronic medical record and other technology to perform job.
Description of institutions: Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University consists of University Hospitals, The Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute, University Hospitals East, The Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, several outreach facilities, and Central Ohio Primary Care. The Department of Pharmacy is comprised of over 300 employees including pharmacy administrators, clinical specialists, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, secretarial/clerical personnel, and pharmacy residents.
Required or desired credentials: Graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy, eligible for licensure as a Registered Pharmacist in the State of Ohio. PGY-2 Ambulatory, Pharmacotherapy, or Internal Medicine residency training is strongly preferred.
About The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
As one of America’s top ranked academic medical centers, the mission of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) is to improve people’s lives through innovation in research, education, and patient care.
OSUWMC is a 1882 bed multihospital delivery system recognized in 2021 as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for excellence in ten specialties by US News and World Report based on quality, outcomes, and reputation. OSUWMC is home to more "Top Doctors" than any other central Ohio hospital.