Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Boardman, OH

Job Description

Shift Information: Evening Job

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.

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