Clinical Pharmacy Specialist -Ambulatory Care

$130,000 - $139,999 yearly
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  • Deerfield, IL, USA
  • Jun 22, 2022
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Job Description

Job Summary:
The Clinical Pharmacist Specialist will lead the clinical pharmacy program and collaborate within a medical team in local Phoenix, Arizona.
The Clinical Pharmacist will drive the performance of the pharmacy program by providing direct patient care via office during regular business hours– including comprehensive medication management, medication reconciliation, medication optimization services, and chronic disease state management. This role is for the individual who has experience in providing direct patient care within a Specialty Practice using approved protocols, under collaborative practice agreement, in collaboration with a medical team.  
Job Responsibilities:

  • Leads the implementation and execution of clinical pharmacy services within multiple practice sites.
  • Develops partnership with regional clinical leaders and engages the embedded team members on the clinical pharmacy programs
  • Delivers direct patient care and clinical practice using approved protocols, or makes recommendations to health care providers, in collaboration with a medical team on chronic disease management to improve the quality and outcomes to our patients
  • Adheres to treatment algorithms, drug utilization management strategies, intervention techniques and policies and procedures needed to manage the clinical pharmacy program
  • Ensures the Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacy Program exceeds the requirements of partnership agreements, provide optimal patient care, and concurrently drive positive returns for the company
  • Communicates effectively with the patient's provider care team (PCP, Specialists, etc.) to ensure collaborative and alignment
  • Drives compliance and continuous quality improvement in the delivery of clinical pharmacy patient care and services by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; monitoring and analyzing results; and implementing changes. Helps ensure area Pharmacies adhere to regulatory compliance, standard operating procedures and FDA regulations.
  • Drives regional pharmacy financial performance by aligning business strategies with company financial goals.
  • Supports efforts on enhancing patient experience by increasing focus on healthcare services (e.g. patient consultation, medication management, drug therapy reviews, and retail, clinical, or wellness services such as immunizations, disease state management and Specialty programs).
  • Provides Clinical expertise, resources, education and support to pharmacists and field leadership. Supports staff training experiences and development opportunities. Promotes teamwork and motivates Pharmacy staff by fostering a shared vision and supporting company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.
  • Conducts data and clinical reviews and taking necessary actions to ensure accuracy and appropriateness of medications.
  • Reviews drug histories and patient profiles to ensure proper and safe drug therapy. Provides individualized patient/provider consultation.
  • Manages all questions, dialogues, and issues which relate directly to patient therapy
  • Follows guidelines and procedures for all job responsibilities to meet goals. Adheres to company policies and procedures including all HIPAA guidelines/regulations.
  • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local pharmacy laws.