Infectious Disease Pharmacist
UMC Health System - Lubbock, TX

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Education and Experience Doctorate of Pharmacy degree required. Pharmacy residency or equivalent experience in infectious disease preferred. 3-5 years of experience as a clinical pharmacist in a hospital setting. Environmental / Working Conditions Hours of duty may be irregular to accommodate departmental requirements. Stable and secure working environment. Some travel may be required. Interaction with other Departments and other relationships. Interaction with Other Departments and Other Relationships Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with nursing staff, LIPs, and the general public. Job Description The Infectious Disease (ID) Pharmacist is responsible for development, implementation, oversight and documentation of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) at University Medical Center. Required Licensures / Certifications / Registrations Registration and licensure as a registered pharmacist by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Physical Capabilities Work is of medium demand; walking and standing a great deal of time. May occasionally be asked to lift objects weighing 25 pounds. Near visual acuity required. Skills and Abilities Knowledge of clinical pharmacy practice and experience in antimicrobial management and infectious disease. Good verbal communication skills. A working knowledge of the hospital organization; a general knowledge of nursing and pharmacy theory, practice, and regulations; and familiarity with individual departmental functions, is required. Must possess the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and supervisors. Will maintain a professional, ethical, and effective working relationship with all employees. Proficient in the use of technology such as Microsoft office applications and clinical systems used to perform ASP duties. Able to assess work activities and allocate resources appropriately. Must be able to work independently.