Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Oncology

Job Ref
Allied Health
Job Family
Cancer Center North

7979 Shadeland Avenue
Indianapolis, US-IN 46250
United States

Day Job
Job Location
The Clinical Specialist position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Job Duties
  • The primary role of the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Oncology is to facilitate the delivery of safe, effective and pharmacoecomonically rational medications to the cancer patient population  
  • Participation in education, guideline/policy development and implementation, professional development, performance improvement initiatives and clinical research
  • Strong communication skills and collaborative approach to patient care

ExperienceSuccessful completion of a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Oncology or equivalent experience

Education Doctor of Pharmacy degree or equivalent advanceddegree in pharmacy

LicenseValid Indiana Pharmacist License; Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties (BPS) certification in appropriate specialty area

  • Strong clinical skills and the ability to apply pharmacotherapeutic principles of rational drug therapy (application of evidence-based guidelines, pharmacoeconomics, innovative/novel medication therapy, etc) to patient care
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrates caring behavior
  • Leadership skills
  • Cohesive team-building skills
  • Clear understanding of quality improvement process principles
  • Read and carry out complex oral and written directions
  • Prepare, read, and interpret detailed reports
  • Function independently with little day to day supervision
  • High level decision making responsibility
  • Analyze available information and formulate plans
  • Plan own work activities
  • Direct and coordinate work activities of others
  • The incumbent must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her area

KeywordsPharm D, Pharmacist, Pharm, Oncology, Chemotherapy

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