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Clinical Pharmacist (Mays Cancer Center)

Job Summary

Responsible for managing medication therapy to help facilitate patient care within a clinic and infusion room setting. Provides medication related services to optimize pharmacotherapeutic outcomes for patients and provides remote services to the infusion areas within the clinic.

Job Duties:

  • Develop and/or maintains an active clinical pharmacy service as assigned
  • Provide effective medication and practice-related education and counseling to patients, caregivers, and medical staff
  • Collaborate with medical and nursing staff to optimize the pharmacotherapeutic aspects of patient care including infusion and outpatient medication management.
  • Provide timely follow-up on clinical effects/assessments of medications with adjustments as necessary to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Participate in medication/treatment plan development and review based on recognized needs.
  • Appropriately participates in and guide medical staff to comply with institutional standards, initiatives, guidelines (i.e. prior authorization, reimbursement optimization, formula management, REMS programs, and institutional programs, etc.).
  • Dispenses and labels drugs or devices, selects drugs and reviews drug utilization, stores prescription drugs and devices and maintains drug records in the pharmacy.
  • Participate in institutional initiatives to develop, improve, and implement patient care tools (i.e., treatment plans, protocols, algorithms, monitoring programs) to align with departmental and institutional goals.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.
  • Education:

    Doctor of Pharmacy is required.

    Experience:

    Pharmacy Practice Residency (PGY1 or 2) or two (2) years of experience in a clinical setting. Oncology experience is required.

    Additional Licenses and Certifications:

    Registered Pharmacist (RPh) license is required. BCOP Certification is preferred.

    Additional Information

    Clinical Pharmacist (Mays Cancer Center)

    UT Health San Antonio Recruiting
    San Antonio, TX
    Full Time

    Published on 11/24/2021

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