Pharmacist Clinical - Oncology - FT

Employer
Laredo Medical Center- Community Health Systems (CHS)
Location
Laredo, Texas
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience
Closing date
Feb 1, 2023

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Position Type
Clinical Pharmacist
Specialty Area
Hematology / Oncology
Work Setting
Health System

Job Details

Job Description

Join our team! Laredo Medical Center's (LMC) Pharmacy is now hiring a full-time Pharmacist Clinical - Oncology to work with the at LMC's 326 bed acute care hospital. The department is a secure unit in the main campus of Laredo Medical Center. This is a busy department that sometimes requires flexibility in scheduling. Employees report directly to the Director of Pharmacy. The Hospital is located in sunny Laredo, Texas, just 150 miles south of historic San Antonio. Sign-on and relocation bonuses are available for eligible applicants! Read a full position description below.

*15,000 sign on bonus to eligible Pharmacists*

-Sign On Bonus! $15,000 dollars-- Relocation Available-- Virtual Interviews-

Join our team! Laredo Medical Center's (LMC) Pharmacy is now hiring a full-time Pharmacist Clinical - Oncology to work with the at LMC's 326 bed acute care hospital. The department is a secure unit in the main campus of Laredo Medical Center. This is a busy department that sometimes requires flexibility in scheduling. Employees report directly to the Director of Pharmacy. The Hospital is located in sunny Laredo, Texas, just 150 miles south of historic San Antonio. Sign-on and relocation bonuses are available for eligible applicants! Read a full position description below.

Provides clinical pharmaceutical care to patients. Serves as an expert, professional resource to service areas and Pharmacy department. Work requires strong clinical skills, detailed knowledge of hospital processes/operations and the application of federal and state laws and regulations. In addition, work requires understanding and application of professional practice, organizational and departmental policies, standards and procedures.

Position Insight: 

(1) Contributes to Therapeutic Equivalence Policies & Programs,

(2) Recommends Medication Programs & Protocol

(3) Participates in medication interchanges (IV to PO)

(4) Participates in Clinical Student programs

(5) Recommends and monitors clinical adjustments for patient conditions

(6) Performs Drug Regimen Reviews

(7) Performs and addresses Drug Interactions

(8) Provides Drug Information Services

9) Provides General Physician Support

(10) Recommends and follows current approved therapy regimens

(11) Provides patient information and education

(12) Continuously develops expertise in Specialty Units medicine

(13) Continuously monitoring of parenteral nutrition programs, and

(14) Provides Pharmacy & Hospital Staff orientation and training on medications, and as directed by the Director of Pharmacy.

Position Requirements: 

  • Required: Pharm.D., or residency from an accredited institution.
  • Required: PGY 1 Residency in Hospital
  • Required: Licensed to practice in the State of Texas.
  • Required: A.C.P.E. accredited I.V. Certification, Completion of an accredited Residency in a Hospital Pharmacy (PGY1/PGY2)
  • Required: BLS. Encouraged any Board of Pharmacy Specialty certifications.
  • Preferred: BCOP (Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist), BCPS - Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Company

A commitment to caring can be found in the hearts and minds of the physicians, nurses and thousands of other employees who support patient care at Community Health Systems-affiliated hospitals and clinics. Our organization is built on great people. In turn, we provide good career opportunities, professional development and work environments that create superior job satisfaction.

 

Opportunities stretch across 83 hospitals and hundreds of clinics in 16 states from Alaska to Florida and Arizona to Pennsylvania. We also have professional openings available at our headquarters office, located in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb of Nashville, Tennessee.

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Location
1700 E saunders Street
Laredo
TX
78045
United States

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