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VIRTUA HEALTH,INC. Clinical Pharmacist Infectious Disease in Voorhees, New Jersey

HELPING YOU BE WELL, GET WELL AND STAY WELL
As one of New Jersey's largest non-profit health systems, Virtua provides comprehensive health care services to achieve its mission to help people be well, get well and stay well.

Virtua provides services through Virtua Medical Group with 302 physicians and other clinicians, and at its urgent care centers, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, health and wellness centers, fitness centers, home health services, long-term care, rehabilitation centers and paramedic program.

A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers nearly 8,000 babies a year. It provides health services to 1,500 businesses, and participates in Virtua Physician Partners, a clinically integrated network of 1,400 physicians and other clinicians.
Virtua is affiliated with Penn Medicine for cancer and neuroscience and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for pediatrics.

Virtua employs more than 9,000 and has been honored as the \#1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for quality of care, and its hospitals earned straight A's in patient safety by The Leapfrog Group and the 2016 Patient Safety Award from Healthgrades.

U.S. News and World Report ranked Virtua's Mount Holly and Voorhees hospitals as High Performing Hospitals and Voorhees as a Best Regional Hospital. Virtua is also the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation.

Employment Type:Employee

Employment Classification:Regular

Time Type:Full time

Work Shift:1st Shift (United States of America)

Total Weekly Hours:40

Location:Voorhees, NJ

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Job Summary:

Summary:

Provides pharmaceutical care including the dispensing of prescribed medications and other pharmaceuticals as needed according to professional standards and practices and complies with all Federal and State regulations in the practice of Pharmacy.

Responsible for coordination of the clinical pharmacy programs.

Advises/consults with health professionals, patients, and families regarding pharmaceutical therapy.

Position Responsibilities:

\* Evaluates medication prescribing patterns and identifies opportunities for improving drug therapy.

\* Coordinate Drug Use Evaluation, Adverse drug Reaction Reporting activities.

\* Provide education to patients/families, and other health care practitioners.

\* Participate in medication safety initiatives in collaboration with the Pharmacy administration.

\* Participates in patient rounds with appropriate individuals including physicians, nurses and other health care providers.

\* Works within key sub-specialty areas (ex. pediatrics, ICU etc.) to develop and maintain specific routine monitoring criteria for these patients.

\* Represents the Pharmacy Dept. in system wide and divisional committees as needed. (including chair/secretary)

\* Performs dispensing function as needed.

\* Overseeing investigational drug functions.

Required Education:

Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy with Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree or BS and comparable clinical experience. BS.

Training/Certifications/Licensure:

Active New Jersey pharmacy license.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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