Specialty Clinical Pharmacist

Location
Chesapeake, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2018
Closes
Jul 27, 2018
Function
Pharmacist
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Healthcare is currently recruiting for an experienced Pharmacist to work Full-Time (40hrs/wk) Days in support of operations at our Sentara Home Care Specialty Pharmacy in Chesapeake, VA.

Our highly skilled team of clinicians with Sentara Home Health Services partners with individual physicians to coordinate the multiple therapies and services each patient may require - from skilled nursing care and infusion therapy to respiratory care and medical equipment. Sentara Home Health Services is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care and belongs to a number of local, state and national organizations. Sentara Home Health Services has been ranked in the Top 10 Home Care Agencies in America by Home Care Magazine over the past several years, and has won the Best-Practice Award for Asthma Management (American Association of Health Plans). We are Medicare-Medicaid Certified for home health and Medicare-Medicaid & Tricare hospice certified.

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

The Specialty Clinical Pharmacist works in a high volume call and/or fulfillment center within the Specialty Pharmacy. The clinical pharmacist maintains current knowledge of specialty focused medications and disease states and ensures appropriate therapy and in-depth patient counseling is provided. Serving as a clinical and process leader on a multi-disciplinary team, the pharmacist provides exceptional customer service through engaging as a primary drug information resource for both patients and the medical community. The pharmacist identifies new opportunities for cost savings, decreased medical expenses, and improved outcomes while maintaining a high level of patient care and safety.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - PHARMACY

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Pharmacist

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Experience with online pharmacy adjudication systems required. Will consider new graduated pharmacists and pharmacists not licensed in Virginia due to relocation. Must have Virginia license within 90 days of Sentara start date. Advanced certification in HIV, oncology, infectious disease, or ambulatory care (preferred). Will consider newly licensed graduates. Specialty, outpatient, inpatient, or ambulatory care experience. Pharm.D. Degree from an accredited school of pharmacy. ASHP PGY1 Residency.