This position acts on the behalf of the Pharmacy Director for Oncology and Pediatric Pharmacy and maintains continuity of functions and provides full administrative support. This position manages Pediatric pharmacy based clinical and drug distribution services in order to provide comprehensive pharmaceutical care, accountability for staff, services provided and level of performance within assigned areas, and accountable for managing operations within budget. Work requires strong clinical skills, detailed knowledge of Enterprise processes/operations, and the application and interpretation of Federal and Commonwealth statutes, laws and regulations. In addition, work requires understanding and application of professional practice, organizational and departmental policies, standards and procedures.
Strong clinical skills; ability to prioritize; excellent communication skills; knowledge of inpatient and outpatient transition of care processes; team mentality; desire to teach; and motivation are required to excel in this position.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Pharm D preferred; PGY1 and/or PGY2 residency or equivalent clinical experience. Pediatric hospital Pharmacy Operations and Sterile Compounding Experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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