Denver Health Pharmacist Clinical Specialist - Pediatrics in Denver, Colorado
Job Summary Under minimal supervision, provides medication therapy management services and collaborates with other health care providers to optimize therapeutic outcomes for Denver Health patients. Documents all patient care activities in the patient medical record. Develops policies and procedures, clinical guidelines, or other documents required to operate the service. Plays active role in pharmacy department quality initiatives and staff education.
Minimum Qualifications Education: Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy required, PharmD preferred.
Experience: At least one year of experience in the provision of medication therapy management services to patients. Completion of a PGY 1 Pharmacy Practice residency or equivalent experience is preferred. Completion of a PGY 2 Specialty residency is preferred. Board certification in Pharmacotherapy (BCPS) or other specialty as needed is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Broad pharmacotherapy knowledge for managing patient medication therapy needs, including current treatment guidelines and literature. Strong communication and active listening skills. Ability to provide input into the vision and development of clinical pharmacy services.
Certificate/License/Registration: Licensed by the State of Colorado Board of Pharmacy Registration at the time of hire. All Certifications and Licenses required for this job must be kept current as a condition of continued employment.
All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment has been made.
Denver Health is an integrated, efficient, high-quality academic health care system that is considered a model for the nation. The Denver Health system includes the Rocky Mountain Regional Level I Trauma Center, a 525-bed acute care medical center, Denver’s 911 emergency medical response system, 8 family health centers, 15 school-based health centers, the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, the Denver Public Health Department, an HMO, and The Denver Health Foundation.
As Colorado’s primary safety net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided more than $3.3 billion in care for the uninsured in the last ten years. Denver Health is a leader in performance and quality improvements and remains financially secure, in part, due to its nationally recognized implementation of lean principles in healthcare. Denver Health is a major resource to the community, serving approximately 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.
Located just south of downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.
We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
“Denver Health is committed to provide equal treatment and equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Denver Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Facility: Denver Health Main Campus, 777 Bannock St.
Area of Interest: Pharmacy
Shift Type: Varies
Requisition ID: 51997
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Certification/Licensure/Registrations Required: Licensed by the State of CO Board of Pharmacy