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Bon Secours Mercy Health Clinical Ambulatory Care Pharmacist - The Jewish Hospital Mercy Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio

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The Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist will optimize drug therapy outcomes by providing high quality, cost-effective health care; influencing prescribing behaviors; identifying, preventing and resolving drug-related problems; and educating health care personnel regarding drug therapy.

• Participate in clinical programs to improve patient care, including but not limited to participating in in-person or telephonic pharmaceutical care clinics, therapeutic drug monitoring programs, participate in consult agreements, and programs to support state-wide initiatives.

• Perform medication reviews and medication therapy management to ensure safe and appropriate use of medications as appropriate.

• Support measures and initiatives to increase patient safety regarding medication management

• Apply appropriate techniques and strategies to effectively respond to provider/nurse consults and drug information requests.

• Contribute to and provide guidance in drug utilization appropriateness and prescribing practices

• Collaborate with pharmacy leadership team, CarePATH, quality, risk, care managers/care coordinators to ensure high quality patient care

• Adheres to compliance with all applicable rules, regulations and standards as promulgated by Federal, State, and accrediting agencies or regulating bodies. This includes, but is not limited to, the Ohio Department of Insurance, Ohio Department of Health, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, NCQA, the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy, and other applicable regulatory agencies

• Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit.

• Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span and possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interprets the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age, specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in departmental policies and procedures.

Pharmacist Requirements:

  • Minimum Education: Pharm.D. from an accredited College of Pharmacy. PGY1 Pharmacy residency with specialized PGY2 Oncology training and BCOP strongly preferred. Candidates with 5 years full-time relevant oncology focused experience may be considered.

  • Work setting: Blood Cancer Center, Infusion CenterCertification/Licensure: Eligible for or currently licensed to practice pharmacy in Ohio

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Life insurance w/AD&D

  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.

  • Paid time off

  • Educational Assistance

  • And much more

S cheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Days/Afternoons (United States of America)

Department:

Medication Management - Jewish

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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