Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology. The position is located at the Center for Advanced Medicine. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Position accurately prepares and labels medications ensuring proper technique and supplies are utilized in the preparation of IV admixtures; supervises technicians and pharmacy students.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reviews medication orders and prescriptions for accuracy, safety, and clinical appropriateness and processes these orders
Orders/receives investigational drugs and maintains accountability for division
Checks all work performed by technicians/students and checks all prescriptions/medication orders before dispensing
Provides current drug-related information to physicians/staff from most reliable sources available
Ensures compliance with state and federal regulations, securing/renewing licenses and registrations as required
Provides physicians/staff/patients with appropriate information concerning therapeutic actions, interactions, adverse effects, and formulary status of medications
Participates in continuing education programs and pharmacy-related programs as required for license renewals and to maintain updated service
Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy with a BS Pharm D degree and Basic Life Support certification. (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).
Current registration in the state of Missouri as a Pharmacist; new graduates may fill this role subject to limitations mandated by the Missouri State Board of Pharmacy pending results of their initial licensing examination.
Working knowledge of current state and federal regulations affecting pharmacy practice and demonstrated ability to implement standards of accuracy and judgment.
The hiring range for this position is $91,187 - $127,650 annually.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
-Retirement Savings Plan -22 vacation days -10 Paid Holidays -Sick Time -Tuition benefits for employee, spouse and dependent children -Free Metro Link/ Bus pass -Free Life Insurance -Health, Dental, Vision -Health Savings Accounts (HSA) -Long Term Disability Insurance -Flex Spending Plan -Other Benefits
HR website (hr.wustl.edu)
Applicant Special Instructions:
Please upload the following medical license/certification requirements: MO and/or IL (whichever is applicable)
Any additional license or certifications you may have
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade S32.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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