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Job ID: 85663
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Medical Center
Status: Full Time
Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.
UNC Hospitals (UNCH) Department of Pharmacy has an opening for a highly motivated pharmacist seeking to join our inpatient clinical oncology team in Chapel Hill, NC. The Hematology Oncology Pharmacist – Inpatient Clinical Specialist plays an integral role in the management of patients with hematologic malignancies and solid tumors. This individual gains extensive experience in the therapeutic management of hematology and oncology patients through rotation across several specialized services, with a particular focus on malignant hematology. The inpatient specialist collaborates with physicians, APPs, nurses, and the operational inpatient pharmacy team to provide comprehensive care to a diverse patient population within the hematology oncology space. The position offers the opportunity to develop preceptorship and research skills through pharmacy student and PGY1/PGY2 resident precepting and mentorship.
Activities include multidisciplinary rounding, preparation of appropriate orders, responding to drug information requests, medication profile review, order verification, nursing support, patient counseling, and transitions of care.
This individual will report to the Clinical Manager of the Hematology/Oncology Service Line and work closely with the Hematology/Oncology Clinical and Central Specialists as well as the Specialty Pharmacists within the UNC Carolina Care Pharmacy Care Network.
The primary responsibilities of the Hematology Oncology Pharmacist - Inpatient Clinical Specialist include providing comprehensive pharmacist care to patients seen on the Inpatient Hematology and Oncology Services, collaborating closely with Outpatient Clinical Pharmacist Practitioners to ensure continuity of care between acute and ambulatory services, and leading quality improvement and outcomes initiatives.
Clinical Service Responsibilities
OTHER SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES:
● PharmD or BS Pharmacy Degree
● Active pharmacist licensure with the NC Board of Pharmacy or obtainable before initiation of employment. Recent graduates of ACPE-accredited colleges/schools of pharmacy may fill this role while pending initial pharmacist licensure, but are subject to limitations mandated by the NC Board of Pharmacy and must obtain licensure within 6 months of orientation or sooner if required for operations.
Professional Experience Requirements:
● No prior experience required.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Legal Employer: STATE
Entity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: Chemotherapy Pharmacy
Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00
Work Schedule: Variable
Location of Job: US:NC:Chapel Hill
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes
This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System.
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