The UIC College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice is seeking a part time (50% FTE), motivated professional for the position of Clinical Instructor/Clinical Pharmacist who will be assigned to the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System’s Hospital Pharmacy Services. This position is responsible for the accurate and efficient review and verification of physicians’ medication orders, patient medication counseling, and works with health care providers and patients to resolve any medication issues. Responsibilities of this position also include ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met, directing the activities performed by pharmacy technicians, serving as a resource for the medical and nursing staffs for medication-related questions and precepting Doctor of Pharmacy students and pharmacy residents. In addition, applicants must possess knowledge and skills such that they qualify for an academic faculty position in Pharmacy Practice, UIC College of Pharmacy. Academic responsibilities of the position include the provision of didactic teaching and clinical experiential teaching/training in the College of Pharmacy professional pharmacy program.
Graduate of an ACPE accredited PharmD program.
Must present evidence of, or eligibility for, Illinois licensure as a pharmacist by hire date.
Clinical experience and practice involving contemporary hospital pharmacy services.
Completion of an ASHP accredited PGY1 residency.
Inpatient pharmacy experience, excellent interpersonal skills, energetic ‘can do’ attitude and proven record of positive interactions with other pharmacists, technicians, nurses and physicians.
Experience in the safe handling and preparation of IV admixtures and chemotherapy; compounding
knowledge and skills are a plus.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
For fullest consideration, applicant must complete an application via the university online application system at https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=116334 and attach a cover letter, CV and the names and contact information for three professional references by June 21, 2019.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 116334
About The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System
The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System (UI Health) provides comprehensive care, education, and research to the people of Illinois and beyond. A part of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), UI Health comprises a clinical enterprise that includes a 465-bed tertiary care hospital, 21 outpatient clinics, and 11 Mile Square Health Center facilities, which are Federally Qualified Health Centers. It also includes the seven UIC health science colleges: the College of Applied Health Sciences; the College of Dentistry; the School of Public Health; the Jane Addams College of Social Work; and the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, and Nursing, including regional campuses in Peoria, Quad Cities, Rockford, Springfield, and Urbana. UI Health is dedicated to the pursuit of health equity.