Pharmacist I (Inpatient)

City of Hope

Newnan, GA

Job posting number: #7205536 (Ref:JR-12623)

Posted: February 29, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $48.61 - $80.03 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Pharmacist I (Inpatient)

Join the transformative team at City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, andtreatment facilitiesin Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.

The successful candidate:

  • Must be able to work PRN, varying shifts primarily Mon-Fri DAYS or NIGHTS, with some occasional weekends. Pharmacy is open 24 hours per day/7 days per week.

  • Responsible for reviewing and interpreting providers’ orders for all medications, screening for therapeutic incompatibilities, and ensuring cost-effective medication use that complies with the COH Enterprise Formulary.

  • Provide patient-centered care and integrated pharmacy services in a decentralized and centralized practice setting.

  • Assist with the monitoring of drug therapy, with an emphasis on chemotherapy, and is responsible for providing and educating on drug information to providers and other clinical staff.

  • Responsible for oversight of technician staff as it relates to sterile intravenous compounding, using centralized and decentralized medication-use systems, including chemotherapy and TPN, medication refilling, and unit dose drug preparations.

  • Participate in quality improvement projects with an emphasis on patient safety and will engage in multi-disciplinary initiatives as requested.

  • Serve as a resource for providers and clinical staff in a decentralized or centralized capacity, which may include answering drug information questions and assisting with navigation through EHR drug order workflow.

  • Competent in preparation and dispensing of sterile compounded products following guidelines outlined within USP 797 and USP 800, and able to supervise technician staff performing these functions.

  • Participation in departmental and hospital quality assurance programs with an emphasis on patient safety, and regulatory compliance.


Minimum Education Requirements

  • Graduate of an ACPE-accredited College of Pharmacy

Minimum Experience

  • Minimum of 2 year’s institutional pharmacy experience or strong interest in institutional and oncology pharmacy

Req. Certification/Licensure

  • Active license with the State Board of Pharmacy

  • Doctor of Pharmacy or other advanced degree highly preferred

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please click here.

To learn more about our comprehensive benefits, click here:Benefits Information

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $48.61 - $80.03 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7205536 (Ref:JR-12623)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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