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AMITA Health Clinical Specialty Pharmacist- ICU- Full Time Days in Chicago, Illinois

We Are Hiring

ICU Clinical Specialty Pharmacist, previous ICU experience is highly preferred.

Schedule: Full time days and every 4th weekend

AMITA Health Resurrection Medical Center Chicago

Founded in 1953, AMITA Health Resurrection Medical Center Chicago is a comprehensive medical center located on Chicago’s northwest side. Our award-winning, 337-bed academic hospital offers highly specialized tertiary care. We offer a world-class open-heart program and other heart and vascular care, as well as a nationally accredited breast center and a Comprehensive Stroke Center. AMITA Resurrection is ranked among the best Illinois hospitals for neuroscience and stroke care.

What You Will Do

Assure the appropriate selection, dosing, administering, and dispensing of medication orders in specialized areas, such as nuclear medicine, oncology, cardiology. Serve as a subject matter expert in pharmacy discipline and provide guidance across pharmacies and to clinical leadership.

  • Review and assess medication orders to identify, prevent and resolve potential and actual drug related problems.

  • Recommend formulary alternatives when appropriate.

  • Compound and dispense medications for accurate delivery to patients.

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

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

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

  • Assist with academic functions such as serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students.

  • May float to provide coverage of pharmacy needs.

  • Provide patient counseling when required.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Pharmacist credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Pharmacy or Doctorate of Pharmacy required.

  • Pharmacy residency preferred.

Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team

AMITA Health, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, is comprised of 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. With more than 900 providers in its medical groups, 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners, AMITA Health serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. We are committed to improving accessibility to healthcare in the communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable to our patients and one another, and we work hard to treat the whole person, body, mind and spirit. Our compassionate, talented team members are the source of our strength, and we invest heavily in their well-being. We offer significant professional opportunities, career advancement potential, comprehensive training and competitive wages.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that AMITA Health will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. AMITA Health will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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