Acute Care Clinical Pharmacist - University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Job Title: 
Acute Care Clinical Pharmacist
Seeking: 
Jobs for Pharmacists
Business Name: 
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Application deadline: 
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Start Date: 
Friday, February 12, 2016
Contact Person: 
Jordan Burger
Location: 
200 Hawkins Drive Room CC101 GH
UIHC Pharmacy
Iowa City, IA 52242
Email Address: 
Phone: 
319-356-2577

Acute Care Clinical Pharmacists The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and regional referral center. University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics was recently name in Forbes magazine as one of America’s Best Employers 2015. In it, UI Hospitals and Clinics was named the #12 employer overall and #1 employer in the health care industry category across the country. University of Iowa Health Care is currently accepting applications for Acute Care Clinical Pharmacists to provide patient care services in the Department of Pharmaceutical Care. This Clinical pharmacy practice program offers patient-care-unit based multi-disciplinary practice opportunities in pediatrics, transplant, oncology, neurology, internal medicine, critical care and other specialties. Clinical pharmacists provide pharmaceutical care services, including drug therapy review, pharmacokinetic dosing, anticoagulant monitoring, provision of drug information services and continuity of care activities such as admission and discharge medication reconciliation, beside counseling/patient teaching as well as teaching PGY1/PGY2 residents and Pharm. D. students. Minimum Qualifications: • Pharm. D. degree or B.S in Pharmacy and one year of applicable experience • Current licensure or able to sit for licensure by the Iowa Board of Pharmacy • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Job related experience with and/or commitment to service excellence • Job related experience with and/or commitment to diversity in the work environment Desired Qualifications: • Satisfactory completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency in hospital pharmacy practice is desirable. • Minimum of one year clinical experience in oncology, hematology, and/or BMT is highly desirable. • Health system pharmacy experience is highly desirable. • Completion of ASHP-accredited PGY2 residency in Oncology is highly desirable. • Board certification in Pharmacotherapy or Oncology is highly desirable. For a complete listing of job qualifications, benefits overview and to apply for this position, please visit our website at https://jobs.uiowa.edu/, and reference Requisition #68387. Applicable background checks will apply. Questions regarding Acute Care Services may be directed to Jordan Burger at email: jordan-burger@uiowa.edu The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.