CLINICAL SPECIALIST PHARM
Requisition #: 187463
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: June 12, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Ambulatory Care: The Johns Hopkins Hospital is seeking a motivated individual to assume a clinical leadership position in ambulatory care practice. The individual will work with an interdisciplinary team in primary care clinics to provide specialized pharmaceutical care, lead population health improvement strategies, precept residents and students, and engage quality improvement and research activities. The individual will work closely with physicians, patients, nurse case managers, behavioral health specialists, and other members of the care team to provide chronic disease state management for primary care disease states, such as hypertension and diabetes. The practitioner will be credentialed and work collaboratively with physicians using drug therapy management agreements (collaborative practice) to manage and optimize pharmacotherapy. The individual will also provide care in a hematology anticoagulation clinic working with patients with complex anticoagulation needs and hypercoagulable disease states. She/he will serve as a preceptor for pharmacy residents of ASHP accredited PGY-1 and PGY-2 residency programs. Faculty appointments are available through affiliations with the University of Maryland College of Pharmacy, the University of Notre Dame of Maryland College of Pharmacy, and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. PGY1 Pharmacy Practice residency training is required and PGY2 Ambulatory Care specialty residency training is preferred. If you are interested in learning more about the position, please contact Meghan Swarthout, Division Director of Ambulatory and Care Transitions Pharmacy, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 443-287-2618.
Meghan D. Swarthout, PharmD, MBA, BCPS
Division Director, Ambulatory and Care Transitions
Department of Pharmacy - The Johns Hopkins Health System
600 North Wolfe Street- Carnegie Bldg Room 180
Baltimore, MD 21287
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