Clinical Pharmacy Specialist -Oncology

Job Ref
Allied Health
Job Family
Shadeland Station

Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46256
United States

8:00am-4:30pm, may be required to work additional hours
Job Location
The Clinical Pharmacy Specialist -Oncology position is located in Indianapolis, Kokomo, and Anderson Indiana.

Community Health Network is offering a sign-on bonus up to $3,000 for qualified Pharmacist thru December 31, 2018

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. Other aspects of the position include participation in education, guideline/policy development and implementation, professional development, performance improvement initiatives and clinical research.
  • Develops and maintains a clinical pharmacy practice with direct patient care activities designed to optimize the pharmacotherapeutic aspects of patient care
  • Provides education to health patients/caregivers, professionals, trainees and the public
  • Actively participates in the development, implementation and maintenance of guidelines, policies and standards
  • Actively participates in professional development activities
  • Actively participates in performance improvement programs
  • Actively participates in clinical research
  • Other duties as assigned

Must have successfully completed of a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Oncology or equivalent experience

Doctor of Pharmacy degree or equivalent advanced degree in pharmacy from an accredited college of pharmacy

Valid Indiana Pharmacist License; Prefer Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP)

  • 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

Additional InformationThis Clinical Pharmacy Specialist-Oncology is utilized in various Cancer Center locations in Indianapolis, Kokomo, and Anderson, Indiana locations. 
Pharm D, Pharmacist, Pharm, Oncology, Chemotherapy, Clinical Specialist., Cancer Center 

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Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch. "New hires receiving the sign-on bonus will require an employment commitment.”

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