Advanced Practice Pharmacist (Spring Grove Hospital Center) - (190000JZ)
The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, department of Pharmacy Practice and Science has an opening for an Advanced Practice Pharmacist located at the Spring Grove Hospital Center in Catonsville, MD .
The responsibilities of this includes an advanced level of clinical pharmacy services at the professional level focusing on medication use in patients and populations. The pharmacist will provide clinical services to inpatients with psychiatric disorders at the facility.
Established in 1841, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is the fourth oldest school of pharmacy in the United States. As a leader in pharmacy education, scientific discovery, patient care, and community engagement, the School conducts cutting edge research and engages in a wide variety of professional practice activities to improve the health and well-being of citizens in the state of Maryland and beyond.
BENEFITS: UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Reviews, analyzes and interprets patient information including health records, medical forms, laboratory work and records of past medication use. Analyzes drug usage trends in large databases.
Interacts with prescribers and other health professionals regarding appropriate medication use, medication safety and pharmacotherapeutic monitoring.
Documents consultations and prescriber interactions, creates reports that summarize clinical activity and presents them to supervisors, reviewers ad oversight panels.
Performs formulary reviews as assigned.
Attends rounds or treatment team meetings.
Directly interacts with patients to obtain health information, monitor medication effects and communicate care plans.
May provide quality improvement services necessary for accreditation, certification or maintenance of permits and licenses.
May perform administrative duties, such as staff supervision, scheduling and coordination of services.
May precept pharmacy students and residents.
May review patient medication profiles, dispense and distribute medication.
May participate in collaborative drug therapy management.
Review requests for prior authorization of HCV and other specialty medications to determine clinical appropriateness as directed.
May perform data analysis related to HCV treatments and other medication.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelor's degree in pharmacy required.
Preferred Education: Doctoral degree in pharmacy (PharmD).
Experience: Two (2) years of experience in pharmacy.
Preferred Experience: One (1) year post baccalaureate or post doctoral residency plus one (1) year of experience; OR two (2) years post baccalaureate or post doctoral residency; a PGY2 residency in psychiatry; BCPP or eligible to take BCPP certification examination..
Licensure/Certification: Current pharmacist licensure in good standing that will be eligible for reciprocity with State of Maryland Board of Pharmacy. Able to secure and retain an active State of Maryland Pharmacist license for employment.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Candidates selected for employment may be subject to medical inquiries and/or medical examinations to determine ability to perform the job. Employees in this job class may be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Comprehensive knowledge of pharmaceuticals, their indications, interactions and potential side effects.
Experience in a direct patient care role.
Knowledge and understanding of relevant physiology, pathophysiology and disease states.
Skill in the assessment of patients and their drug regimens.
Skill in the development of pharmacotherapeutic plans.
Skill in teaching health professional and stakeholders.
Skill in communicating with people of all levels.
Excellent organization and time management skills.
Skill in use of relevant PC applications including MS Word relevant library databases including Medline.
Excellent skills in data analysis using Excel.
Knowledge of relevant accreditation and certification requirements.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Job: Reg or CII Exempt Staff - E2508H
Employee Class : Exempt Regular
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice and Science
Job Posting: May 8, 2019
Unposting Date: May 23, 2019, 3:59:00 AM
Internal Number: 121821
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.