Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion. Check out our video to learn more about our institution: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgc3PJWdL3Q
PRIMARY PURPOSE: Provides specialized integrated clinical pharmacy services for an assigned area. Provides leadership in education and practice of evidence based medication use and optimal patient outcomes. This position is for a clinical pharmacy specialist to practice in the Renal Transplant area. Parkland Health is a Level 1 trauma center. Responsibilities include: rounding on renal transplant consult services, managing patients in the hospital as well as seeing patients under a collaborative practice agreement in clinic, teaching and research with transplant attendings and fellows and assisting with transitions of care. Renal transplant is a growing program at Parkland Health with dedicated attendings and institutional support.
Skills or Special Abilities:
- Must possess good oral and written communication skills.
- Must have proficient computer skills.
- Must possess knowledge of drugs, procedure, equipment, common disease states and patient care monitoring within the assigned care areas.
- Must possess extensive mathematical skills.
- Must possess good organizational skills.
- Must have completed a PGY-1 residency and two years applicable experience.
- Prefer PGY-2 residency in Cardiology
- May substitute additional certification and/or applicable experience in addition to or in lieu of residency.
Parkland is a Level I trauma center serving the indigent patients of Dallas County. Parkland serves as the primary teaching hospital for the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. More than 60 percent of the doctors in the Dallas area have undergone formal training at Parkland.
The hospital system boasts several Centers of Excellence with the most skilled health professionals and state-of-the-art tools and equipment. Our areas of excellence include: Trauma, Burns, Spinal Cord Injuries, Cancer, Endocrinology, Women & Infants, Epilepsy, Gastroenterology, Cardiology, and Orthopedics.
The Parkland Pharmacy department consists of more than 500 personnel. The ambulatory services include over 150 specialty clinics, 12 community oriented primary care clinics, Jail Health and Mobile HOMES homeless outreach program.
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