Penn State Health Clinical Pharmacist - Pharmacy Services Main in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location : US:PA:Hershey
Work Type : Part Time
FTE : 0.50
Shift : Varied
Hours : Primarily Day Shift
SUMMARY OF POSITION :
This pharmacist will be primarily responsible for patients at Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. The pharmacist at PPI will collaborates with interdisciplinary teams to assess patient’s mental health conditions, medication regimens, and potential barriers to adherence, and side effects of medications daily. The pharmacist will help optimize treatment plans for patients at PPI. They also complete order verification and provides clinical services to their patients.
Responsible for the overall drug therapy management of patients in specific pharmacotherapy specialty areas and the education of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and pharmacy students regarding the appropriate utilization of medications. The clinical specialist is involved in direct patient care through multidisciplinary rounding and patient monitoring, develops and implements education programs for pharmacists, educates and trains pharmacy residents and students, and provides in-service education to physicians, nurses, and medical students.
A Doctor of Pharmacy degree required.
A.S.H.P. accredited PGY1 and relevant PGY2 specialty residency or equivalent experience required.
Must be licensed or eligible for licensure to practice pharmacy in the state of Pennsylvania.
Able to sit constantly; stand/walk occasionally.
Able to lift 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-35 lbs. occasionally.
Able to carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-35 lbs. occasionally.
Able to push 0-10 lbs. constantly; 11-20 lbs. frequently, 21-35 lbs. occasionally. Able to pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-35 lbs. occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Union : Non Bargained
Position Clinical Pharmacist - Pharmacy Services Main
Location US:PA:Hershey | Pharmacy | Part Time
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