University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (UIHC) is Iowa’s only premier, comprehensive academic medical center. The institution serves both adult and pediatric patients with 860+ inpatient beds and 250+ specialty and subspecialty clinics and offers the highest levels of care in the Level I Trauma Center and Level IV Neonatal ICU. UIHC continues to receive national recognition with seven specialties included in the 2023-24 “Best Hospitals” rankings published in US News & World Report as well as ranks as Iowa’s best health care employer on Forbes’ 2022 America’s Best Employers by State.
Acute care clinical pharmacists at UIHC provide diverse pharmaceutical care services including drug therapy review, pharmacokinetic dosing, anticoagulant dosing, order verification, and monitoring; interdisciplinary patient care rounding; admission and discharge medication reconciliation; bedside counseling patient education as well as teaching PGY1/PGY2 pharmacy residents, medical residents, and students.
There are currently positions available in the following specialty areas:
Adult critical care and the opportunity for straight evenings, no weekends, and no holidays
Emergency medicine midnight opportunity
Pediatrics with an oncology focus
These positions will provide care for patients primarily in the inpatient setting.
Please indicate position preference when submitting application.
Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree
Completion of an PGY1 ASHP accredited pharmacy residency or equivalent experience
Excellent verbal and written skills
Job related experience with and/ or commitment to service excellence
Job related experience with and/ or commitment to diversity in the work environment
Current or eligible for Iowa Pharmacist licensure
Completion of an ASHP accredited PGY2 pharmacy residency in applicable specialty area
Board certification in pharmacotherapy or applicable specialty area
BLS, ACLS, or PALS certification
Clinical practice experience in applicable specialty area
About University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics and Stead Family Children's Hospital
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is an internationally recognized teaching hospital that provides premier multidisciplinary patient care services while supporting an environment for health education programs at all levels and in all specialties. UIHC is recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center. An approximately 860-bed comprehensive medical center and regional referral center, University of Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing patient focused care that is available to every person, around the clock, in every environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.