Clinical Pharmacist Infectious Disease Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/11/2019
  • Job ID:
    19003868
  • Job Family
    Pharmacy
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


Description

"Clinical Pharmacy Specialist/Infectious Disease FT Days" AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Days
 
  • Responsible for the development, implementation and continued maintenance of a comprehensive review of antimicrobial usage.  These responsibilities include the coordination and dissemination of drug information regarding the use of antimicrobial drugs and management of antibiotic utilization.
  • The Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacist will serve as a pharmacy liaison to Antibiotic Stewardship Committee, Infection Control, and Infectious Disease Physicians at FHHD and FHW; while working closely with the Microbiology Department to evaluate antibiotic susceptibility and resistance patterns.
  • The Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacist is also responsible for the Department of Pharmacy Services staff development program with regards to Infectious Diseases and Antibiotic Utilization.
  • Reports to the Pharmacy Clinical Coordinator/Director of Pharmacy/Quality Director.
  • Actively participate in therapeutic drug monitoring programs (i.e, drug utilization review, drug use evaluations, adverse drug reactions programs, therapeutic substitutions and antibiotic management programs) specifically for antibiotics.

You Will Be Responsible For:

The responsibilities of an Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacist include but are not limited to the following:


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Licensed as a registered pharmacist in the state of Florida.
  • Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy with a Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • Fully understands and can apply all state and federal laws and regulations related to the practice of pharmacy.
  • Must possess excellent knowledge of current drug therapies, drug interactions, pharmacokinetics, and sociologic principles necessary to assist in the safe and effective utilization of drugs by patients
  • Must have documentation that supports the attainment of the following skill sets:
  • Knowledge of drugs and their indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects, and proper administration
  • Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories, with the ability to perform basic patient assessments and referrals
 
  • American Society of Health System Pharmacist (ASHP) Board Certification
  • One Year Previous Hospital ID pharmacist experience
  • Doctor of Pharmacy.
  • ASHP accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency.
  • BCPS.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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