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  • 21 Jan 2020 10:38 AM | Anonymous

    Job title: Clinical Pharmacy Specialist- Infectious Diseases

    Location: Philadelphia, PA 

    Contact: Nishaminy Kasbekar, BS, PharmD, FASHP Nishaminy.Kasbekar@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

     

    For more information and/or to apply please click the link below.  https://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_pennmedicine/external/gateway/viewFromLink.html?jobPostId=97640&localeCode=en-us

  • 31 Dec 2019 2:59 PM | Anonymous

     

    Clinical Pharmacist Specialist – Infectious Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship

    Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI

      Position Summary:

    The Department of Pharmacy is seeking a pharmacist specialist whose primary role will be providing infectious disease (ID) focused pharmacotherapy services to hospitalized patients.

     Position activities include:

    • Provides direct pharmaceutical care services by promoting the safe and effective use of anti-infective agents
    • Coordinates and maintains the antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) program in collaboration with the AMS physician director and affiliate-wide AMS/ID pharmacists.  These responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • Conduct daily AMS activities including prospective patient review and feedback
    • Generate and analyze process and measures for antimicrobial stewardship related patient outcomes
    • Report on applicable AMS metrics, including antimicrobial utilization and identify opportunities to optimize antimicrobial use and patient care
    • Participate in anti-infective/AMS quality improvement projects in collaboration with pharmacy, infectious diseases, clinical microbiology, infection prevention, and quality
    • Assist in developing and maintaining the anti-infective formulary, anti-infective guidelines and use evaluations, infectious disease related clinical pathways, and order sets
    • Serves as an active member of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Committee and Infection Prevention Committee
    • Ensure TJC, CMS and other AMS regulatory compliance
    • Rounds with infectious diseases consult service
    • Education-related activities include:
    • Serves as a preceptor to pharmacy residents (PGY1 and PGY-2 oncology) and APPE students
    • Provide didactic lectures to local pharmacy, nursing, and physician assistant schools
    • Provide in-services to pharmacists, providers, nurses, and other healthcare staff on but not limited to AMS, protocols, guidelines, and department initiatives
    • Serves as a liaison between the Department of Pharmacy and Division of Infectious Diseases
    •  Maintain competency in the pharmacy dispensing system through participation in practice coverage in the inpatient pharmacy.  Weekend rotation is typically every 4th weekend.

    • Demonstrates ongoing professional development including meeting continuing education requirements, keeping abreast of current literature as it relates to clinical, financial and safety outcomes in the area of infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship
    • Contributes to pharmacy practice and medical community through research project presentations at state/national meetings and/or publication in reviewed journals.  Specialist may serve as a mentor on resident research projects.

    Job Qualifications:

    • Graduate of an accredited College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy degree preferred
    • Licensed to practice pharmacy in the State of Rhode Island or eligible for licensure
    • Completion of a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY-2 residency or 2-year fellowship in infectious diseases
    • Antimicrobial stewardship experience.  Strong interest in antimicrobial stewardship required.
    • Ability to function independently and collaboratively within a team setting. Highly motivated, effective communication, problem solving, organizational skills required.

    Reporting Structure:

    The infectious diseases clinical pharmacist specialist reports to the Director of Pharmacy and collaborates closely with the Antimicrobial Stewardship Director.  Other key collaborators include infectious diseases pharmacists, senior clinical pharmacist, clinical pharmacists, infectious disease physicians, microbiology and infection control departments. This individual will also interact with other various departments including but not limited to information technology, administration, physician groups, and nurses.

    For more information about this position please contact: 

    • Amy Brotherton, PharmD, AAHIVP, BCIDP
    • Clinical Pharmacist Specialist, Infectious Diseases

    To apply for this position (Job ID:10756) please go to: https://jobs.lifespan.org/search/jobdetails/clinical-pharmacist-spclst/ffd0bea0-5f22-427d-b6e6-f9ba2f50881d

    About Rhode Island Hospital and Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP):

    A not-for profit organization, Lifespan is Rhode Island’s first healthcare system committed to providing patient-centered care.  Lifespan health system has five hospitals in Rhode Island including Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, Hasbro Children’s Hospital, Bradley Hospital, and Newport Hospital.  Lifespan Hospitals utilized Epic for their electronic medical record system.

    Rhode Island Hospital is an acute care hospital and the principal teaching hospital of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.  At 719 beds, Rhode Island Hospital is the state’s largest and only Level 1 trauma and accredited burned centers.  Rhode Island Hospital provides comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services including but limited to oncology, cardiology, diabetes, emergency medicine, neurosciences, and orthopedics.

    The Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) at Rhode Island Hospital was implemented in 2014 and encompasses a multi-disciplinary approach. The antimicrobial stewardship subcommittee was subsequently developed with representation from the Division of Infectious Disease, Pharmacy, Infection Prevention and Microbiology from ASPs across Lifespan hospital affiliates, including Rhode Island Hospital.  Prospective audit and feedback (including blood culture review) and restricted antibiotics are core strategies for the ASP.  The ASP works closely with pharmacy, microbiology and infection control. 

    Additional Information:

    • Lifespan Health System
    • Rhode Island Hospital
    • Infectious Diseases Division at Rhode Island Hospital
    • Lifespan Pharmacy
  • 31 Dec 2019 12:50 PM | Anonymous

    Job Title: Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    Location: Raleigh, North Carolina

    For more information please click the link below. https://jobs.wakemed.org/job/raleigh/pharmacist-clinical-infectious-diseases-raleigh-campus-full-time-days/1241/14632186

    To apply for this position, go to: https://jobs.wakemed.org/search-jobs 

    For questions, please contact  hr@wakemed.org.  

    WakeMed Health & Hospitals - Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

    The Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacy Specialist is responsible for leading and developing the antibiotic stewardship program for the WakeMed Health & Hospitals health system. The primary goal of the program is to ensure the optimal use of antimicrobial agents at WakeMed Health & Hospitals while decreasing the opportunity for antimicrobial resistance and avoiding the loss of current antimicrobial drug classes. Other program goals include ensuring program compliance with national guidelines and accreditation standards,  report and monitor ongoing anti-infective utilization; identifying opportunities for improvement regarding anti-infective use; education of prescribers (including pharmacists, nurses and ancillary healthcare providers) in therapeutically efficacious and cost- effective therapy; decreasing adverse reactions and predisposition to secondary infections; improving patient care by shortening length of stay, preventing ADR and secondary infections; promoting conversion of intravenous therapy to oral antibiotics; consolidating antimicrobial formulary; controlling antimicrobial costs.

     

    The infectious diseases clinical pharmacy specialist position requires a close and effective working relationship with other departments in the health system as well as with the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Wake County Health Department HIV Clinic. They are responsible for precepting pharmacy residents and students for the infectious diseases rotation, HIV transitions of care rotation, and longitudinal projects. They also will serve as a faculty liaison for the pharmacy students assigned to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Wake Region.

     

     Required Qualifications:

    • Post graduate year 1 [PGY1] in Pharmacy Practice
    • Post graduate year 2 [PGY2] in Infectious Diseases or equivalent clinical experience
    • BS Pharmacy; or Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (Pharm D)

     To apply for this position, go to: https://jobs.wakemed.org/search-jobs

     

    About WakeMed Health & Hospitals Pharmacy Department

    WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a 941-bed system comprises a network of facilities, including three full-service hospitals The pharmacy department provides decentralized clinical services to all inpatients and works collaboratively with physicians, advanced practice providers and nurses throughout the institution to provide care to patients with a diverse range of clinical problems. WakeMed Health & Hospitals offers a blend of both structured teaching services with medical residents from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and medical students from Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine, as well as multidisciplinary rounding services. Services with traditional medical teaching rounds include internal medicine, general pediatrics, and pediatric ICU. Services with multidisciplinary rounds include cardiothoracic ICU, cardiovascular ICU, cardiovascular intermediate care/heart failure, antimicrobial stewardship, and hospital acquired infection prevention rounds.

    For additional information about WakeMed Health & Hospitals go to: https://www.wakemed.org/about-wakemed

     

  • 19 Dec 2019 10:17 AM | Anonymous

    Job Title:  Genetics/Genomics/Pharmacogenomics of Immune Function in Disease

    Company  Name:  University of Kentucky

    Location: Lexington, Kentucky  USA 40506      

    The College of Pharmacy at the University of Kentucky is recruiting in the area of Genetics/Genomics/Pharmacogenomics of Immune Function in Disease for a 12-month, tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2020, although exceptional candidates at any level can also be considered. We seek candidates who can help grow our new program in the modulation of immune function as it impacts disease with expertise in relating genotype to phenotypic response, as well as in genetic approaches to the diagnosis and prediction of disease, or the discovery, development and evaluation of novel therapeutic interventions. Special consideration will be given to candidates whose research interests complement the College's signature research themes including substance use disorders, cancer, neurological and metabolic disorders, and infectious diseases.

    All candidates must possess a PharmD, PhD, PharmD/PhD, MD/PhD or other advanced degree(s) in pharmaceutical sciences or a related discipline and a record of scholarship and research productivity. Selected candidates will be expected to develop and maintain an extramurally-supported research program, engage in the College of Pharmacy graduate training program, and contribute significantly to providing the conceptual and practical skills for the next generation of professional Pharm.D. students to become leaders in the field of pharmacy practice.

    A primary mission of The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is to improve health by developing innovative approaches for the treatment of disease. Our faculty create and lead collaborative, interdisciplinary efforts within our university's dynamic and growing research and clinical enterprises, with a particular focus on translating discoveries to impact patients. The College of Pharmacy resides in a 286,000 sq. ft. building located at the center of the combined medical and academic campus and encourages close interactions with other departments and centers at the University of Kentucky. These include nationally recognized centers of excellence in neuroscience (Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center), cancer (NCI-designated Markey Cancer Center), cardiovascular disease (Gill Heart Institute), and clinical/translational research. In addition, the College houses the Center for Pharmaceutical Research and Innovation, the Molecular Modeling and Biopharmaceuticals Center, and the Center for the Advancement of Pharmacy Practice. These research centers cultivate and provide expertise in all aspects of drug discovery and development as well as translational science.

    Application materials including a current curriculum vitae, a summary of research goals, a teaching/mentoring philosophy statement, a statement detailing the importance of diversity and inclusion in your academic responsibilities, and the names of three persons who may be contacted for reference letters must be submitted online at UK Jobs: http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/259295.

    For questions about the position, please contact the Chair of the Search Committee, Bjoern Bauer at bjoern.bauer@uky.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration, application materials should be received by Feb. 15, 2020.

    The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.



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  • 18 Dec 2019 1:54 PM | Anonymous

     

    Job Title: Infectious Diseases Pharmacist

    Location: North Florida Regional Medical Center, Gainesville, Florida

    Contact: Kayihura Manigaba

    352-333-4362

    Kayihura.Manigaba@hcahealthcare.com

    Description:

    SHIFT: No Weekends
    SCHEDULE: Full-time

    POSITION SUMMARY: 

    The Infectious Diseases Advanced Clinical Pharmacist is responsible for developing and coordinating initiatives directed at the appropriate use of antimicrobials within the organization.  This includes developing, implementing and maintaining antimicrobial stewardship program, daily patient care monitoring and continuous performance improvement.  Responsible for interdisciplinary education regarding antimicrobials and AMP programs.  

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Doctor of Pharmacy or Master’s degree required.   
    • Registered pharmacist licensed in the State of Florida required.
    • Pharmacy residency training or Board Certification with added qualifications in infectious disease preferred.
    • 3 years health-system pharmacy experience or equivalent required.  
    • Completion of intensive training course in infectious disease (such as MADD-ID, or residency training with infectious disease experience) required
    • Presentation, research and publishing experience preferred.

     

     

    North Florida Regional Healthcare is an organization centered around the community hospital in Gainesville, Florida — North Florida Regional Medical Center (NFRMC). NFRMC is a 432-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving North Central Florida and offering comprehensive cardiovascular careoncologyorthopedicsneurosciencesminimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgeryweight loss surgery and treatmentsenior carewomen's health and wound therapy, among other services. A proven leader, NFRMC is fully accredited, is certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Quality Top Performer by The Joint Commission, is an accredited Chest Pain Center, is designated as a Blue Distinction (tm) Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, Spine Surgery and Bariatric Surgery, and earned a position in Truven Health's Top 100 Hospitals in 2017.

     

    North Florida Regional Medical Center is a member of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA). Based in Nashville, Tennessee, HCA is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 185 hospitals and more than 1,800 sites of care, including surgery centers, freestanding ERs, urgent care centers, and physician clinics, in 21 states and the United Kingdom.

     

    You are worth more than a paycheck. Enjoy the following benefits and more:

    • 401k
    • Paid Time Off
    • Medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability benefits
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Employee discount program
    • Employee stock purchase program
    • Student loan repayment

    For more information, or to apply: CLICK HERE

  • 17 Dec 2019 3:48 PM | Anonymous

     

    Job Title: Clinical Pharmacist Specialist - Infectious Diseases

    Contact Company: Sierra

    Contact Name: Bob Costa

    Contact Type:bob.costa@sierrastaffing.com

    Base Pay:Competitive

    Paid Relocation: Yes

    City: Albany

    State/Province: New York

    Country:United States

    Industry Function: Health Care General

    Job function:Allied Health

    Job Type:  Direct

    Job Summary:

    The purpose of this position is to provide an expert level consultation to the pharmacy, medical and nursing staff in the area of antibiotic stewardship and utilization.

    The Pharmacy Specialist will perform the following functions:

    • Collaborates with infectious diseases [ID] providers and other professionals to run an antimicrobial stewardship program and Infectious Diseases Management Program [IDMP]
    • Develops intervention strategies to optimize antibiotic utilization, including but not limited to antibiotic guidelines, clinical pathways, restricted use criteria, and policy development
    • Provides collaborative pharmaceutical care with staff pharmacists to patients receiving anti-infective therapy
    • Establishes a means to report and monitor ongoing anti-infective utilization
    • Identifies opportunities for improvement regarding anti-infective use, including but not limited to performing medication use evaluations and conducting prospective audits
    • Works closely with the Infection Control Department and participate in their meetings
    • Performs formulary evaluation for anti-infectives
    • Evaluates medication error reduction strategies related to anti-infectives
    • Serves as the pharmacy department liaison with the Infectious Diseases division in both the inpatient and outpatient settings
    • Serves on committees for both hospital and clinic as directed by the Director of Pharmacy

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Two years hospital pharmacy practice and clinical pharmacy practice experience in an Infectious Diseases
    • Post graduate year 1 [PGY1] in Pharmacy Practice; or equivalent experience
    • Post graduate year 2 [PGY2] in Infectious Diseases; or equivalent experience and/or Board Certification (BCIDP)
    • Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (Pharm D)
    • Knowledge and expertise of pharmacotherapy clinical pharmacy practice in Infectious Diseases with experience in Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
  • 16 Dec 2019 1:43 PM | Anonymous

     

    Job Title: Infectious Diseases & Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Pharmacist

    Company: Baptist Health South Florida

    City: Miami

    State/Province: Florida

    Country: United States

    Eligibility:

    • Must be a graduate from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy
    • Strongly preferred:
    • PGY-2 ASHP accredited infectious diseases residency or
    • Fellowship in infectious diseases and/or antimicrobial stewardship
    • Highly desirable (but not required):
    • 5 or more years of practice experience post-terminal training
    • Experience with BMT patient care
    • Experience with pediatric patient care
    • Board of Pharmacy Specialties certification in Infectious Diseases

    Details/ job description: Seeking candidates for several hospital-based infectious diseases/ antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist position within Baptist Health South Florida including Baptist Hospital of Miami.

    Baptist Health South Florida was named one of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For and was also named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies 2019. We are excited to be seeking to expand our antimicrobial stewardship team.

    Candidates: Inquire about the position via the email provided below.

    Contact name: Timothy Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS-AQ ID

    Contact Title: Antimicrobial Stewardship Clinical Program Manager, Baptist Health South Florida

    Email: TimothyGa@Baptisthealth.net

  • 13 Dec 2019 9:12 AM | Anonymous

     

    Job Title:Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacy Specialist

    Location:University of Michigan Healthcare System. Ann Arbor, MI

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Coordinate antimicrobial stewardship activities across clinics within the University of Michigan Healthcare system
    • Ensure compliance with joint commission ambulatory antimicrobial stewardship standards
    • Assist in the development and implementation of strategies to minimize hospital admissions and emergency department burden for patients with targeted infections
    • Maintain patient care responsibilities in the ID-HIV clinic
    • Participate in the training of General Pharmacy Practice Residents, both Infectious Disease and Ambulatory Care Specialty Residents, as well as Pharmacy Students

    • Conduct or participate in drug use projects, cost reduction/management initiatives, and quality improvement activities consistent with the Health System’s needs and objectives. Individual or collaborative scholarly/research activity is encouraged.

    Required Qualifications:

    •  A Doctor of Pharmacy degree
    •  A certificate of completion from General Practice residency

    • Experience in clinical pharmacy practice and antimicrobial stewardship
    • Licensure as a pharmacist by the State of Michigan
    • Possession of a state controlled substance license
    • Demonstrate the ability to collaborate clinical care ideas across multiple patient care services and communicate effectively as a patient care advocate
    • Demonstrate a commitment to carrying out professional responsibilities, adhere to ethical principles and sensitivity to diversity with a commitment to service excellence and patient family centered care.

    For more information and to apply for the position click here.

  • 04 Dec 2019 12:34 PM | Anonymous

     

    Job Title:

    Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacist Specialist

    Location:

    Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center, Bangor, ME 04401

    Job Description:

    Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC) is currently seeking an Infectious Disease Clinical Pharmacist Specialist to join a growing Infectious Disease and Antimicrobial Stewardship Team. The Antimicrobial Stewardship Team provides service for inpatient and outpatient facilities at EMMC and collaborates closely with the 8 other hospitals in the health system. The team currently includes pharmacist and physician staff with dedicated time and is adding an additional position to facilitate expansion of services. Appointees to the position will have the opportunity to develop and implement new or innovative practice models and ASP initiatives. We are seeking highly motivated applicants with effective communication, problem solving, and organizational skills to join our growing program.

    For additional information regarding the position responsibilities and requirements, and/or to apply, please click here.

     

    Contact Name and e-mail:

    Kyle D. Massey, PharmD

    Lead Pharmacist, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program

    Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center

    kmassey@northernlight.org

  • 04 Dec 2019 12:14 PM | Anonymous

    Title: Clinical Pharmacy Specialist 

    Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis

    Description

    M Health Fairview is hiring a full time Clinical Pharmacy Specialist. This position is on the Antimicrobial Stewardship Team at the University of Minnesota Medical Center.

    Location: East bank with possible travel to West Bank in future.

    Weekend Rotation: Every 6th weekend.

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    The Clinical Pharmacy Specialist will work as a clinical pharmacist on the Antimicrobial Stewardship Team, providing consult to providers/external customers and support to clinical pharmacists. The Clinical Specialist will provide pharmaceutical care within their assigned scope/areas including regulatory compliance (JCAHO, etc.), clinical services, drug information, drug distribution, medication safety, process improvement, financial and formulary initiatives, medication use evaluations, and education/development of staff and learners, as well as other duties as assigned. The Clinical Specialist will develop and maintain intra and interdepartmental relationships in a teaching setting, including working closely with nurses and physicians.

    Requirements

    Qualifications

    • ·         Minimum Education
    • ·         Pharm D. or Bachelors in Pharmacy
    • ·         Minimum License/Certification/Registration
    • ·         MN Pharmacy License (or eligibility)
    • ·         Preferred License/Certification/Registration
    • ·         Board Certification (Infectious Disease or related area)
    • ·         Minimum Experience
    • ·         PGY1 Residency Required (or equivalent hospital pharmacist experience)

    Preferred Experience

    PGY2 Residency in Infectious Disease or related area (or equivalent infectious disease pharmacist experience)

    CLICK HERE for more information and/or to apply.


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