Clinical Pharmacist Ambulatory Malignant Hematology-Lymphoma

Updated: 4 days ago
Location: Durham, NORTH CAROLINA

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Working hours: Weekdays/Day Shifts

Practice or research specialty/focus of the position: Ambulatory Malignant Hematology-Lymphoma 

Position Summary:   This clinical pharmacist practitioner plays a key role in the Oncology Services Division. While this position has many challenging responsibilities (Clinical responsibilities 80%/administrative 20%), the major areas are listed below:

  • Provides in-depth clinical pharmacy services to ambulatory adult Lymphoma patients

  • Maintains outstanding skills as a clinical pharmacy practitioner and consistently demonstrates the value of pharmacy services.

  • Educates medical, nursing, and pharmacy staff about the management, prescribing and monitoring of therapies used in patient care area(s) of responsibility.

  • Serves as a resource to the Department of Pharmacy for area(s) of expertise.

  • Participates in departmental and hospital committees and initiatives related to practice area.

  • Contributes to student and resident education.

  • Provides educational lectures and/or participates in research (Duke, State/Local, National).

  • Works with peers to achieve division and departmental goals.

  • Takes responsibility for personal and professional growth.

  • Maintains familiarity with all departmental programs and works as integral part of the pharmacy team.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate clearly in oral and written form.

  • Extensive knowledge of drug products, medical therapeutics, pharmacokinetics, and disease states. Ability to work with information systems, automated and technical equipment.

  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with various members of health care teams

Level Characteristics

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Doctor of Pharmacy Degree OR BS Pharmacy Degree

Experience

  • With a BS Pharmacy degree, two years of pharmacy practice experience, or acceptable board certification, or completion of an accredited residency program and demonstrated ability to achieve positive patient outcomes in a similar environment is required.

  • With Doctor of Pharmacy degree, no experience is required.

  •  Three plus years of oncology clinical practice experience and/or PGY2 oncology residency preferred; BCOP preferred

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

  • Licensed Pharmacist or eligible to practice pharmacy in North Carolina

  • CPP to be obtained within one year of hire

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