Akron Children's Hospital Careers
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
This new position is part of an exciting Hospital Initiative in our growing Emergency and Pharmacy Department!
Functions as an advanced practice pharmacist in the Emergency Department and for General Pediatric Patients. Evaluates and reviews patient drug regimens.
Identifies researches and resolves medication use problems, monitors effects of drug therapy and performs pharmacokinetic calculations and suggests alteration in drug dosing.
Provides drug education to the health care team and patients and provides lectures to pharmacy students.
Participates in clinical service programs such as pharmacokinetic monitoring and adverse drug reaction reporting.
Participates in departmental and hospital quality assurance, safety, and drug use evaluation programs as well as various Hospital committees.
Doctor of Pharmacy Degree; Residency and/or Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Pharmacotherapy or will consider PGY-1 with Critical Care and/or Emergency Medicine experience; current licensure or eligible for licensure by the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy.