Clinical Pharmacist II Outpatient, ACS Smith Clinic - Oncology
We are seeking a Clinical Oncology Pharmacist who promotes medication safety, has an interest in chemotherapy policy development, serves as a resource for hematology/oncology pharmacotherapy and provides clinical consult coverage.
This role provides an opportunity to apply clinical skills and knowledge in an academic setting to hematology/oncology patients through evidence-based practice as part of an interdisciplinary health care team. Clinical functions include, but are not limited to optimizing patient outcomes through therapy monitoring and clinical practice decision-making related to hematology/oncology pharmacotherapy.
Academic opportunities include precepting students and residents from our PGY1 and PGY2 ASHP accredited residency programs, provider education in collaboration with our Medical School partnerships (Baylor College of Medicine and UTHealth), and pharmacotherapy lectures and training.
Additionally, the hematology/oncology clinical pharmacist participates in protocol and order set development, formulary management, drug utilization reviews, and cost-savings initiatives. In addition, individual will be provided the opportunity to work alongside both staff and management from pharmacy and nursing.
Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy Required, PharmD Preferred
Registered with Texas State Board of Pharmacy; If licensure by reciprocity or if new pharmacy graduate, must obtain Texas license within the first 90 days of employment.
General Pharmacy Practice Residency Required
ACPE IV Sterile Certification, Completion of a PGY1 or PGY2 residency preferred
Harris Health System benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.
It is the policy of Harris Health System to provide equal opportunity for all applicants for employment regardless political affiliation, race, color, national origin, age, sex, religious creed or disability. Applicants may request any reasonable accommodation(s) to participate in the application process.
Internal Number: 141702
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.