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AdventHealth Clinical Specialty Pharmacist – Medication Therapy Management in Bolingbrook, Illinois

Description

Our Mission is to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

We are more than healthcare. We are a family of caregivers who see what we do as a calling and treat every person, every time as if they were a loved one. We don't just heal what hurts. We ease minds and encourage spirits by providing a more personal level of care than ever before—physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Our mission is to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ which starts with caring for others with uncommon compassion and going above and beyond to make those we serve, feel loved.

Wellness is at the core of what we do, focusing on living a better life today and always. We want everyone to Feel Whole and we see our work as a calling. This is how we make a difference. With our whole-person care, expertise and world class resources we strive to provide an exceptional experience for all. With hospitals and facilities in over 9 states, our consistent approach to healthcare allows us to live our mission and ensure that our communities are living fuller, healthier lives.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift : Days

Location: AdventHealth Bolingbrook

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Independently conducts in-person and telehealth patient visits in the pharmacist-led, referral based, Medication Therapy Management Clinic. Assures the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders. Works under a collaborative practice agreement to autonomously manage referred patients. Serves as a subject matter expert in pharmacy discipline and provides guidance across pharmacies and to clinical leadership.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Reviews and assesses medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential and actual drug related problems.

  • Recommends formulary alternatives when appropriate.

  • Provides drug information and education to medical staff and patients.

  • Communicates with physicians and other clinicians as necessary to facilitate care.

  • Oversees technical personnel who assist in the preparation, maintenance, and dispensing of medications and supplies.

  • Assists with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students. May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs. Provides patient counseling when required.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Active licensure as a practicing pharmacist in Illinois

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy or a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completion of PGY-1 Residency or equivalent experience

  • Completion of a PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency Program with focus in ambulatory care

  • Board certification

  • Specialty pharmacy, retail pharmacy, or PBM experience of 1+ years

  • Training and knowledge of specialty areas (oncology, hepatology/gastroenterology, and asthma/allergy)

  • Ability to work effectively with minimal direction and as part of interdisciplinary team

  • Previous work in hospital pharmacy setting

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Pharmacy

Organization: AdventHealth Bolingbrook

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Bolingbrook

Req ID: 22041165

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.