At Stony Brook Medicine, an Oncology Pharmacy Clinical Specialist is a valuable member of our team, who will provide clinical and dispensing services for oncology patients. Service area will be primarily the BMT (blood and marrow transplant) and LLT services. The position provides input on medication regimens and protocols for the BMT patient population, instructional support for the staff, patient education, and research protocols. This position will be responsible for identifying opportunities for cost avoidance as related to medication regimens.
Duties of an Oncology Pharmacy Clinical Specialist may include but are not limited to the following:
Attends assigned clinical rounds, represents Pharmacy at assigned committees
Reviews and verifies medication orders for patients on the BMT service - Reviews orders for appropriateness, suggests less expensive and/or more efficacious alternatives, coordinates dispensing/administration with Pharmacy when necessary
Provides educational programs for LIP, nurse, pharmacist staff, with a focus on medication use in the BMT and hematologic malignancy program (LLT service) population - Provides oversight for Pharmacy Residents and Interns assigned to oncology rotations
Works with LLT service to develop research protocols and publish results of studies
Identifies and implements cost savings programs and opportunities
Maintains compliance with all rules and regulations governing the practice of Pharmacy - maintains regulatory compliance
Required Qualifications: BS in Pharmacy or a PharmD degree. New York State Pharmacy License. Current NY State Pharmacist Registration. O ne or more years of hospital pharmacy experience. One or more years of clinical experience. One or more years of preparation and admixture of cytotoxic agents experience. P rior experience in program development, implementation of medication safety, and quality programs and initiatives.
Preferred Qualifications: Completion of a Pharmacy Residency with a focus on oncology, and Board Certification in Oncology.
Special Notes: The Search Committee will begin the review of applications on 05/08/19 and continue until the position is filled.
Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
All Hospital positions are subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary. This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements: Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services (The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination), submit (3) written references, and provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s). Please be advised that failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.
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Official Job Title: TH Pharmacist
Job Field: Pharmacy
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Pharmacy-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: May 1, 2019
Posting End Date: Ongoing
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL3
Internal Number: 1901092
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