DUTIES: In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing and preparing chemotherapy and supportive care medications for dispensing to the adult and pediatric patient, in both an inpatient and outpatient care setting. In the outpatient setting, the candidate will gain experience in managing patients form a contract pharmacy, specialty pharmacy or 340B practice setting. Additional duties include but are limited to: - Dispensing of medications following all NYS regulations. - Review and understanding of cancer protocols and drug regimens. - Provides drug information and consultation. - Prepares medication in the safest manner required following all regulatory and state law. - Documents and maintains pharmaceutical records. - Training and mentoring of staff and students. - Nurse station reviews. - In service education. - Collaborates professionally with medical providers, nursing and other allied health professionals. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: - Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy with a New York State License. - Full understanding of chemotherapeutic drug regimens for both pediatric and adult patients. - Three (3) to five (5) years of prior experience in an Oncology pharmacy setting. - Effective communication and interpersonal skills. Preferred Education: - Doctor of Pharmacy Degree. - ASHP Oncology Certification Additional Info: *Please ensure you include the 5-digit Line Number and Job Title in the subject line and body of your email submission.Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 57025
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.