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#100645 Inpatient Staff Pharmacist I/II

Initial Review Date: Tue 2/18/2020

This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 07/22/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 08/01/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

UC San Diego Health is seeking an outstanding clinical Pharmacist to join a highly successful Inpatient Pharmacy team to work as a Float Pharmacist at our Hillcrest Campus. The job will integrate into the clinical, teaching, research and distribution system for UC San Diego Health and the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

These activities include but are not limited to: profile review, TPN order writing, pharmacokinetics, renal drug dosing, medication reconciliation, chemotherapy order review entry and validation in our Beacon Chemotherapy Electronic Medical Record (EMR), precepting pharmacy Students from the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, precepting UC San Diego Health PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residents, investigational drug support and other activities that optimize outcomes of drug therapy.

Under general supervision, the Staff Pharmacist is responsible for provision and documentation of medications and medication-related services to patients, according to standards established by the Department of Pharmacy. Participates in Medical Center and Departmental committees and promotes institution-wide medication use policy.

This posting has been modified as of 10/08/19, and reposted.

Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Stf Pharm1 or Stf Pharm2. Less than four (4) years experience qualifies as Stf Pharm1; Four (4) + years of experience qualifies as Stf Pharm2.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree; or equivalent clinical experience.

  • Registered Pharmacist - issued by the state of California (RPH).

  • Pharmacy residency; or equivalent clinical experience.

  • Proven inpatient Pharmacy experience.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • PGY2 residency training.
  • Oncology treatment plans.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
STAFF PHARMACIST 2
Department:
Inpatient Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
80%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Variable

 

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.