Clinical Pharmacist, Inpatient Services (Oncology) - 60% FTE (24 hours) - University Hospital (9022)

University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
Madison, WI
May 04, 2021
May 05, 2021
Oncology (Cancer)

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We are seeking an Oncology Clinic Pharmacist:

Clinical pharmacists are essential to our care model within the UW Carbone Cancer Center. They are accountable for working directly with multidisciplinary teams in the oncology clinic to provide high-quality evidence-based care. Pharmacists practice through delegation protocols to manage chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting, electrolyte imbalance, potential chemotherapy toxicities, and achieve therapeutic drug levels.
In addition to clinic activities, our pharmacists are also responsible for managing patients receiving oral chemotherapy within our cancer center and regional practice sites.
While this is primarily a clinic position, pharmacists also staff on our adult inpatient units. Part of this position would encompass inpatient staffing, holiday, and weekend requirements. Education:Minimum Bachelors degree in Pharmacy or a PharmD degree.Preferred Completion of ASHP Accredited PGY1 Practice/Community and PGY2 Oncology Residency training program.

Work Experience:Minimum One (1) year of clinical patient care and orders management experience or completion of an ASHP Accredited Residency training program.

Licenses and Certifications:Minimum Licensed or eligble for licensure to practice pharmacy in the State of Wisconsin. Certification by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties or another applicable certification as directed by hiring manager (new hires required to become certified within 18 months of hire date or eligibility date).

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

Ability to make judgments in demanding situations
Ability to react to frequent changes in duties and volume of work
Ability to listen empathetically
Ability to logically organize details
Comfortable accepting responsibility for medium to large scale projects involving multiple resources and spanning many months from start to finish
Ability to manage multiple concurrent activities Physical Requirements: Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and InclusionUW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

Work Schedule: This is a part-time, 24hours per week position scheduled to work three (3), eight (8) hour day shifts. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department.

University Hospitalin Madison is a Magnet-designated facility thatsranked Wisconsins #1 hospitaland considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

TheUniversity of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Centeris committed to cutting-edge research to provide better treatment and cures for cancer. The Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) is designed to allow researchers to work with scientists from other disciplines, speeding the transfer of science to patients. In addition, theMcArdle Laboratory for Cancer Researchis dedicated to cancer research and conducts some of the most innovative research in this field.

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