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University Hospitals Health System Clinical Pharmacist Specialist ICU / ER in Ravenna, Ohio

DescriptionPosition Summary/Essential Duties:-Provide Clinical Pharmacy Services (drug information, drug therapy monitoring, patient and caregiver education regarding medications, resolution of various medication-related issues, pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacoeconomic evaluations, and decision support in critically ill patients with neurological conditions).-Primary clinical responsibilities will be to identify, evaluate, and assist in the management of medication-related problems throughout the neurosurgical intensive care and acute care stay. -Investigate/research/report adverse drug reactions in this patient population.-Participate in Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee process: evaluate requests for new and old drug usage and formulary changes for this patient population-Serve as an informational and patient problem solving resource for staff clinical pharmacistsQualificationsExperience & Knowledge:0-5 years experience as a pharmacist with training in drug therapy of critically ill patients including the knowledge and application of clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, drug-drug interactions, and pharmaceutics to patients; training in cost-analysis/cost evaluation techniques preferredEducation/Expertise:Doctor of Pharmacy with completion of an ASHP accredited hospital or clinical residency programRequired Credentials, Licensure or Certification (i.e. RN, RRT): Pharmacist licensure in the State of OhioInterest in ICU/ER highly preferred.Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

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