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Atrius Health Clinical Pharmacist - Full-Time - Kenmore in United States

Atrius Health is a nonprofit healthcare leader delivering a system of connected care that enables us to know our patients better so that we can serve them well. Across 32 clinical locations, more than 50 specialties and 825 physicians, we provide proactive, customized care to more than 720,000 adult and pediatric patients across eastern Massachusetts.

The Atrius Health practices including Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG Physician Associates – together with VNA Care – work in collaboration with hospital partners, community specialists and skilled nursing facilities, to develop innovative and effective ways of delivering care in the most appropriate setting, making it easier for patients to be healthy.

We believe that by establishing a solid foundation of knowledge, understanding and trust with each of our patients, we enrich their health and enhance their lives.

Summary

Under general supervision provides clinical pharmacy support to clinicians and staff at assigned medical practices. Is responsible for optimizing patients’ health outcomes through medication therapy management services, direct patient care, patient care team meetings, drug information and consultation, academic detailing, drug initiative rollout and clinician/staff education. Is responsible for central clinical pharmacy support through participation in committees and workgroups, participation in and/or management of standard department programs and services, and participation in the development of organization-wide drug therapy management materials and tools. This position is Monday-Friday – 8am-4:30pm

_EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS_

Graduation from an accredited school of pharmacy. Must possess an advanced degree (e.g. PharmD) or equivalent experience, and have completed a post-graduate year one (PGY-1) residency, (preferably in ambulatory care clinical pharmacy). Licensed as a Pharmacist to practice in Massachusetts. Must meet or be eligible to meet all criteria for CDTM per Massachusetts Board of Pharmacy regulations.

_ _If assigned to work directly on-site with Specialty clinicians as a primary role, must possess advanced training in drug therapy management related to this Specialty, such as a post-graduate year two (PGY-2) specialty residency or equivalent experience or training.

American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) required. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) may be required based on specialty.

_ EXPERIENCE_

At least two years of clinical pharmacy experience or 1 year clinical pharmacy residency required. Additional experience required if assigned to work directly on-site with Specialty clinicians as a primary role (see above).

_SKILLS_

Possesses excellent communication skills, both written and oral. Displays well-developed interpersonal skills in order to work successfully with all levels of the organization and patients.

Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants, and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity.

Benefits Include:

· Generous Paid Time Off

· 10 paid holidays,

· Paid professional development,

· Generous health and welfare benefit package.

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Job: *Pharmacy

Organization: *Pharmacy

Title: Clinical Pharmacist - Full-Time - Kenmore

Location: Watertown MA

Requisition ID: 114088

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