Posted in Pharmaceutical 4 months ago.
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Location: Madison, Wisconsin
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The Pharmacy Coordinator, Antimicrobial Stewardship (Clinics, Pediatrics, Region) is responsible for the coordination of antimicrobial stewardship services for the American Family Children’s Hospital (AFCH), UW Health Ambulatory/Clinic settings, and Regional Partners that support safe, efficient, effective, equitable, timely and patient-centered use of anti-infective medications. Additionally, the incumbent will serve as a resource to provide/support leadership and management of anti-infective and infectious diseases policies, procedures, and pharmacist practice expectations; develop and implement quality and performance improvement initiatives; serve as pharmacotherapy clinical expert/resource; provide mentorship, education, and training; and contribute to scholarship and research of anti-infective medication use. This position has independent responsibility for organizing and planning his or her work in order to accomplish the daily responsibilities as well as broad goals and objectives of the position. The incumbent will also maintain a practice as a clinical pharmacist in the UW Health Pharmacy Department.
UW Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Work experience that is relevant to the position will be taken into consideration when determining the starting base pay.
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Pharm.D. degree or equivalent experience.
Completion of an ASHP accredited specialty residency training (ID or Critical Care preferred).
Three years of institutional experience (hospital—acute care, nursing home, home health care, integrated health system).
Licensed or eligible for licensure to practice pharmacy in the State of Wisconsin.
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Pharmaceutical knowledge and skills to provide care to adult and adolescent age groups.
English communication skills, both verbal and written.
Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting/and or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds.
Ability to work with drug products – allergy issues.