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Pharmacy Clinical Specialist - Infectious Diseases

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Pharmacy - Corp
Categories: Pharmacy
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 AM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

Come join our ExceptionaLee team and move our pharmaceutical care to the next level 
 

Represents the Pharmacy Department in a consultative and active role as the clinically oriented pharmacist responsible for rational antimicrobial medication therapy. The Pharmacy Clinical Specialist - Infectious Diseases provides pharmaceutical care to hospital patients in collaboration with ID physicians, other physicians, pharmacists, infection control, nursing and microbiology. Co-chairs the Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee (in conjunction with ID physician), reviewing and presenting new anti-microbials to the P and T committee, and serving as a resource to staff and other clinical specialists on ID clinical issues. Monitors the usage of antimicrobials and makes suggestions for improvement in therapy when appropriate. Provides clinical and operational oversight for the LMHS antibiotic infusion centers. Pharmacy Clinical Specialists are expected to sustain an environment for the safe, rational, effective, and efficient use of medications prescribed to patients of all age groups and to assist the director / manager / supervisor with the supervision of the pharmacy staff and technicians. All job duties shall be performed in accordance with all applicable State and Federal laws, regulatory agency standards, professional practice standards, and policies and procedures of the health system/pharmacy department.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
DoctoratePharmacyRequired

Additional Requirements

Pharm.D from College of Pharmacy Accredited by American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy or equivalent clinical experience (to be evaluated on individual basis).

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
2 YearsPharmacyRequired

Additional Requirements

Board Certification preferred

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Pharmacist LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or