Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Clinical Pharmacist - General provides specialized pharmaceutical service to improve drug usage and therapeutic outcomes including advising physicians on issues concerning drug therapy and the inherent toxicity of drugs and side effects, assists in the prescription of appropriate doses, and coordinates the activities of assigned pharmacy technicians engaged in the preparation, labeling and delivery of medications and other pharmaceutical supplies in accordance with prescribers' prescriptions. The Clinical Pharmacist - General also ensures compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations pertaining to the dispensing of drugs and controlled drugs and the maintenance of required records, assumes the essential responsibilities and performs the duties of the pharmacy supervisor in his/her absence, and mentors pharmacists in training, including, but not limited to, pharmacy students during their IPPE and APPE rotations and pharmacy residents. They also maintain liaison relationships with medical and nursing staff, provide timely information pertaining to pharmaceutical supplies, drug usage and compatibility, state and federal regulations regarding drug controls and The Joint Commission standards, and assume compliance accountability and responsibility for Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center's policies and procedures, accreditation standards and applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. They will also prepare written documentation as required by the profession and the department and maintain, distribute, analyze and project information for required records, reports and statistics as directed.
Applicants must have a License to practice as a Registered Pharmacist in the State of New York. They must also have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree; or a Master’s degree and the equivalent of one year of full-time clinical pharmacy or pharmacy-related experience; or a Bachelor’s degree and the equivalent of three of full-time clinical pharmacy or pharmacy-related experience.
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.