Pharmacy Coordinator, Anticoagulation, Full Time, Days
Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
August 1, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health is a 665-bed, acute care teaching hospital and comprehensive regional health center with a regional trauma center located in the Philadelphia suburbs. We offer highly specialized services in cardiac care, cancer care, neurosciences, orthopaedics and maternal/child health. We have an excellent opportunity for an Anticoagulation Coordinator to join our pharmacy team.
• Responsible and accountable for the provision of safe and effective drug therapy and other pharmacy care services intended to achieve outcomes related to the cure, diagnosis or prevention of disease; elimination or reduction of patient’s symptoms; arresting or slowing of a disease process; and improving a patient’s quality of life in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. • Provide oversight, coordination and/or support of clinical programs under the general direction of the Assistant Director of Pharmacy. • Patient population ranges in age from infancy through late adulthood.
Requirements: • 3+ years of clinical experience and development required, if PGY1 and/or PGY2 residency not completed. • BS in Pharmacy from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy; PharmD preferred. • Completion of ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency and/or PGY2 preferred, or 3+ years of clinical experience and development required in lieu of formal residency training. • Current Pennsylvania Pharmacist licensure or eligible to complete the licensure process within 90 days of employment. • Board certification in area of expertise or pharmacotherapy is required within 18 months of employment. • Excellent written and verbal skills. • Proficient with computer database and spreadsheet programs. • Excellent preceptorship and mentorship skills. • Proficient with hospital computer systems and medication ordering systems. • Member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP); active membership in other local, state or national professional organizations is preferred.
Beyond a great professional environment, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package to include medical, dental, paid time off, discount parking, direct deposit, credit union, on-site childcare and more!
A career at Abington – Jefferson Health can give you the best of both worlds: the personal feel of a community-based teaching hospital combined with the cutting-edge environment of a large urban health system.
We are an organization focused on patient safety, employee and physician engagement, service excellence and operational effectiveness.
Our mission is "we improve lives."
Our vision is to reimagine health, education and discovery to create unparalleled value.
Our values are: Put people first. Be bold and think differently. Do the right thing.
Abington – Jefferson Health is an equal opportunity employer
About Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health is a 665-bed, acute care teaching hospital and comprehensive regional health center with a regional trauma center located in the Philadelphia suburbs. We offer highly specialized services in cardiac care, cancer care, neurosciences, orthopaedics and maternal/child health.