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Pharmacist I, Full Time.

Kansas City, Missouri.

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Pharmacist I

  • 10918 Elm Ave, South Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64134
  • Pharmacy Job Family
  • Full Time

Job Description​

Saint Luke’s Advanced Care Pharmacy has a career opportunity for an energetic specialty pharmacist striving to make an impact on patient care. This is a full-time position located in the Kansas City, Missouri area. The pharmacy provides a variety of services that includes a range of specialty medications to address chronic and rare diseases. The specialty pharmacist provides oversight and processing of specialty pharmacy prescriptions in both clinic and outpatient pharmacy environments. This position requires leadership skills that are accentuated through communication, collaboration and willingness to work as a team, in order to improve patient care and problem solve. 

Responsibilities

Participates in pharmacy operations and medication dispensing

  • Maintains proficiency in and actively engages in operational programs and specialty pharmacy dispensing as appropriate for job assignment
  • Facilitates specialty medication procurement, ordering, and dispensing procedures including but not limited to chemotherapy, biologics, and hepatitis treatments, etc. as appropriate for assignment
  • Oversees pharmacy operations and technician practice/activities
  • Ensures compliance with federal and state laws as well as accreditation requirements

Provides pharmaceutical services throughout health system

  • Maintains proficiency in pharmacy computer systems and medication ordering systems
  • Provides accurate, safe, timely, and appropriate evidence-based medication therapy based on patient age and needs
  • Completes patient assessments, monitoring, and reviews patient profile/chart to identify, prevent, or mitigate drug-related problems, improper drug or dose selection, sub therapeutic dosage, over dosage, adverse drug reactions, drug interactions, failure to receive drugs, untreated indications, medication use without an indication, and treatment failures
  • Participates in quality improvement activities
  • Communicates effectively and appropriately with healthcare providers and caregivers (physicians, nurses, etc.) and assures continuity of pharmaceutical care among staff

Preferred qualifications/experience:

  • Completion of Pharmacy Residency OR Certified Specialty Pharmacist (CSP) is preferred.
  • Clinical pharmacy experience (2-4 years) in a specialty pharmacy setting preferred
  • Significant knowledge and expertise in advanced pharmacy practice, specialty medication therapy management, and specialty evidence-based medicine in area appropriate for clinical assignments.

Benefits:

Saint Luke’s is proud of our vision to be, “The Best Place to Get Care, The Best Place to Give Care.”  In addition to a kind and team-oriented working environment, we offer generous benefits including:

  • Health, Vision and Dental
  • Paid life and long-term disability
  • Leave of Absence, PTO, Extended Sick Leave, and various Welfare plans
  • Flexible Savings Accounts
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Voluntary benefits including short-term disability and additional life insurance
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with match
  • Defined contribution retirement plan
  • Quarterly Employee recognition by peers

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

Less than 1 year

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Licensed Pharmacist - Various

Bachelor's Degree (Required)

Job Details

Full Time

Day (United States of America)

"The best place to get care. The best place to give care." That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice, or office, our more than 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

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