Job Facility: UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Supplemental/Per Diem
What You Will Do:
Under general supervision, interprets and evaluates physicians’ medication orders to provide prescribed medications and other pharmaceuticals as needed for adequate patient care according to professional standards and practices. Manages pharmacy support personnel, and pharmacy work areas.
Assesses pharmacy performance. Advises/consults with patients and families, medical and nursing staff according to professional standards and practices. Trains hospital staff when necessary.Ensures compliance with established policies, standards, practices, and values of the department, institution and profession.
Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age, culture, ethnicity, and specific individual diagnostic needs of the patients served in his/her department. He/she must be able to assess and interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patient’s specific needs and provide the care needed by the patient group (pediatric, adolescents and/or geriatric patient group, culture and diagnostic specific).
Consistently expresses and demonstrates compassion and courtesy for patients. Extends courtesy and support to patient's families/visitors.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Licensure by the Maryland State Board of Pharmacy is required. If licensure is pending reciprocation, it must be completed before the end of the probationary period.
Baccalaureate degree in Pharmacy or PharmD from a college or university accredited by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy is required. A doctor of pharmacy or clinical Master’s of Science degree and completion of a pharmacy practice residency is preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of clinical pharmacy experience required with Bachelor’s degree.
Completion of a Pharmacy Practice Residency or a minimum of three (3) years of clinical pharmacy experience in an equivalent practice experience in an integrated health care system, which includes an acute care hospital, is preferred. Completion of a Specialty Residency is preferred. The five (5) years of substituted clinical pharmacy experience noted above would be in addition to the three (3) years experience noted here.