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CommonSpirit Health Clinical Pharmacist in HOUSTON, Texas

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is an 881-bed quaternary care academic medical center that is a joint venture between Baylor College of Medicine and CHI St. Luke’s Health. Located in the Texas Medical Center, the hospital is the home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD. The hospital was the first facility in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award five consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s also has three community emergency centers offering adult and pediatric care for the Greater Houston area

Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. What sets us apart from other healthcare organizations? How much time do you have? In short, it all starts with our current employees. They believe in living our mission to provide compassion to everyone. We, in turn, believe that growing and supporting our people allows us to deliver a higher degree of quality care to our patients. CHI advocates for all who live in the communities we serve, especially the most vulnerable. Choose an organization who will champion your talents and nurture your career. Choose CHI!

We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance

  • Free Premium Membership to Care.com with preloaded credits for children and dependent adults

  • Care for Caregivers: Resilience Through Adversity is a series of sessions designed to help caregivers build their resilience and advance their mental well-being during these difficult times

  • Flexible spending accountsVoluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Tuition Assistance for career growth and development

  • Matching Retirement Programs

  • Wellness Programs

Responsibilities

CHI St Luke’s Baylor Medical Center is looking to add another passionate Clinical Pharmacist to join our amazing and already established team of Pharmacists! The Clinical Pharmacist will mainly support our Emergency Department units, but will also cover acute care and ICU areas as needed. Our hospital system is a well-recognized system with some of the top programs in the nation! We are looking for our Pharmacists to provide exemplary patient care to meet our patient’s needs. If you are passionate about being an integral part of the patient care experience, you belong with us!

What you’ll do:

  • Ensures the safe and effective use of medications by providing medication order verification while assessing for optimal drug product selection, dosage regimen design, effective administration and drug therapy monitoring services in the health system.

  • Monitors inpatient and outpatient drug therapies when appropriate and Works with medical staff to find alternatives when needed.

  • Evaluates patient care plans, medication therapy and resolves medication related problems and issues, including categorization of patient specific therapies to optimize pharmaceutical care.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Registered Pharmacist with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy in good standing-(RPH)

  • Aseptic Technique – Complete an ACPE approved 20 hour sterile products course within 90 days of hire

Preferred qualifications:

  • PGY1 Pharmacy residency strongly preferred or 3 years of rounding and clinical experience in a hospital setting

  • PGY2 critical care, emergency medicine or cardiology residency

  • At least a year experience in emergency medicine or critical care

  • A Clinical Pharmacist who can wear many hats and float to different areas of the hospital as needed

Related Skills:

Clinical Pharmacist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy,pharmacotherapy support,EPIC,Interviewing and counseling patients,ICU, Critical Care,BCCCP, ACPE, Sterile Compounding,BCSCP, Compounded sterile preparations,Acute Care, ER,PharmD,Ambulatory care, BCACP, Oncology pharmacy, BCOP, Infectious disease, BCIDP, cardiology, BCCP, transplant, BCTXP

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Requisition ID 2021-173003

Employment Type Full Time

Department Pharmacy

Hours / Pay Period 80

Shift Varied

Standard Hours 7 on 7 off 1130-2200 Saturday-Wednesday ;1030-2200 on Thursday and Friday

Facility / Process Level : Name CHI Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

Location TX-HOUSTON

Equal Opportunity CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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