Pharmacist - Rheumatology - Medical Network

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Share * Overview * Success Profile * Responsibilities * Rewards * Culture * Job Alerts Overview You're exacting in all you do. Happily, we're the exact same way. Make a difference in Pharmacy at Cedars-Sinai. Use your teamwork, expertise and dedication in work that truly matters - improving the lives of our patients in their most vulnerable times. As a Pharmacy professional at Cedars-Sinai you'll work alongside distinguished physicians, collaborate with those conducting groundbreaking research, and apply yourself using cutting-edge evidence-based practice. * Full-time & Per-Diem * Level: Mid * Travel: No * Glassdoor Reviews and Company Rating Back to Job Navigation (Overview) Success Profile What makes a successful Pharmacy professional at Cedars-Sinai? Check out the traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix. * Communicator * Confident * Detail-oriented * Efficient * Focused * Team Player Back to Job Navigation (Success) Responsibilities Requisition # HRC0716003 Make a difference every single day! At Cedars-Sinai, we're motivated by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to continuously improve. Above all, we share a real passion for helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our people give their all to create a community unlike any other. This is just one of the many reasons U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals-and now we invite you to join us and make a difference every single day in service of this outstanding work - perfection and innovation in patient care, research, and community service. From working with a team of dedicated professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have phenomenal resources to do something incredible-for yourself, and for others. The Clinical Rheumatology Pharmacist at at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Network will assist in providing clinical pharmacy services in all pharmacist-managed programs at Cedars-Sinai Medical Network and ensuring patient safety and the highest quality of care is delivered. What's this role all about? * Provides therapeutic recommendations and answers medication and patient-related questions from other healthcare providers. * Identifies, resolves, and prevents potential and actual medication-related problems including untreated indications, improper drug selection, sub-therapeutic dosage, overdosage, failure to receive medication, adverse drug reactions, drug interactions, and medications without indication. * Provides patients' and other healthcare providers with education on medication use, side effects, and drug interactions when appropriate. * Communicates with physicians and pharmacists to recommend changes in medication therapy to optimize patient outcomes (i.e. labs not at goal, discontinuation of medication). * Supports the process of completing medication prior authorizations as needed. * Documents of patient progress and outcomes for future reporting. * Assures ongoing performance improvement of the pharmaceutical care services provided. * Provides physician education through presentations and 'Pharmacy Hot Topics' CSMG internal monthly newsletter. * Trains pharmacy residents and students rotating through CSMG. * Participates in meetings within the department. * Evaluation of drug therapies, development of treatment plans, initiation, titration/tapering and discontinuation of medications under protocol, ordering necessary lab tests under protocol, patient education and follow-up. * Thorough documentation of patient progress and outcomes for future reporting. * Participate in medication related quality initiatives as needed. Education: * Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Licenses/Certifications: * Ca Pharmacist license * BLS by American Heart Association or American Red Cross within 180 days of hire. What else are we looking for? * Completion of PGY1 or PGY2 pharmacy residency or equivalent (2-3 years) clinical experience. * Comprehensive knowledge of common disease states, pathologies and ability to apply current pharmacological and biopharmaceutical principles. * Current eligibility to obtain an NPI. Physical Demands: * Perform unaided lifting of objects, please list the amount of weight that would be lifted, along with the frequency required * Working Title: Pharmacist - Rheumatology - Medical Network * Department: CSMCF ACO * Business Entity: Medical Network Foundation * City: Beverly Hills * Job Category: Pharmacy * Job Specialty: Pharmacy * Position Type: Full-time * Shift Length: 8 hour shift * Shift Type: Day Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at Applicant_Accommodation@cshs.org and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu) and COVID-19. For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through April each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment, subject to medical exemption or religious accommodation. For the same reason, you may also be required to receive other vaccines such as COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Cedars-Sinai reserves the right to make modifications to its required list of vaccines as required by law and/or policy.

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