The Staff II Clinical/ID pharmacist is responsible for directing and maintaining drug therapy across the continuum of care, providing focused monitoring in the areas of supportive care/symptom management, antimicrobial management, anticoagulation, and parenteral nutrition therapy. The Staff II Clinical/ID pharmacist continuously seeks out interventions by making rounds with the medical teams and offering suggestions on individualized medication regimens. The pharmacist is an integral member of the health care team, also contributing to drug distribution activities, providing drug information, serving as a preceptor to pharmacy students and residents, conducting clinical research, and participating in Department and Hospital Committees, task forces and work groups. They foster excellent interdepartmental relationships and provide quality and cost effective pharmaceutical care to all patients, employees and medical staff of UCDMC.REQUIRED- Current (unrestricted) California Board of Pharmacy license- Completion of PGY1 Acute Care Residency - Completion of PGY2 Residency in Infectious Disease; or equivalent experience consisting of PGY1 plus a minimum of 3 years of similar clinical practice (>/= 70%) in an academic medical center setting - Knowledge of health system regulatory and accreditation standards as they relate to medication security and safety management- Previous experience with data collection and analysis and application to performance improvement- Thorough understanding and competency with aseptic technique and safe handling of hazardous medications.- Computer skills in utilizing software programs /facilitate medication review and verification- Complete working knowledge of, and skill to apply, practices, principles and techniques of patient care related to area of expertise.- Strong written and oral communication skills - Comprehensive knowledge of hospital practice.-Ability to review and assess appropriateness/safety of physicians orders for complex regimens- Ability to accurately perform pharmacy calculations.- Working knowledge of regulations and safety requirements for safe handling, preparation and administration of hazardous drugs.PREFERRED- Previous experience as a lead, coach or mentor - Hospital pharmacy operations experience- Demonstrates strong communication, organizational and planning skills- Experience with EPIC or other CPOE systems SPECIAL REQUIREMENT - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.