Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Inpatient Pediatric Pharmacist in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you passionate about playing a meaningful role in the fight to conquer cancer? Does the opportunity to work alongside clinicians who are internally and externally recognized as leaders in multiple fields interest you?

The mission of the Division of Pharmacy Services parallels the ultimate purpose of the health center: "Leadership in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of cancer and associated diseases through excellence, vision and cost-effectiveness in patient care, outreach programs, research and education". As a support service of the hospital, our primary existence and function are based on a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care in all phases of development (geriatric, adult and pediatric), with dedication and concern. The professional staff as well as the technical/support staff performs with the highest regard for the patients they serve by constantly considering cost-containment once therapeutic effectiveness and safety is established.

The Pharmacy Department at MSK utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, where the emphasis is on therapeutic efficacy and safety. We provide comprehensive, clinical and dispensing services in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings through a decentralized satellite pharmacy services model.

We have an exciting opportunity for anInPatient Pediatric Pharmacist.

As an Inpatient Pediatric Pharmacist at Memorial Sloan Kettering, you will have the opportunity to play a critical role in our fight to conquer cancer alongside clinicians who are internally and externally recognized as leaders in multiple fields. Our belief in unifying basic science with clinical investigations, collaboration across all department levels, and most importantly, the unmatched dedication and compassion of our staff has resulted in Memorial Sloan Kettering being named among the elite hospitals for cancer care in the nation, according to the U.S. News & World Report listing of Best Hospitals. The Pharmacy Department utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, where the emphasis is on therapeutic efficacy and safety. We provide comprehensive, clinical and dispensing services in both inpatient and ambulatory care settings through a decentralized satellite pharmacy services model. We are looking for a confident, independent individual. In this role you will serve as a fully integrated member, providing advanced clinical pharmacy services in both the inpatient and ambulatory care settings.

You will:

  • Provide Serve as a fully integrated member of the Pharmacy Department to provide advanced clinical pharmacy services.

  • Oversee IV preparation and compounding extemporaneous formulations for pediatrics

  • Responsible for reviewing and processing inpatient pediatric orders

  • May be required to cover other inpatient areas and the IV clean room..

You are:

  • A good decision-maker, successful, at making timely decisions to keep the organization moving forward..

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet departmental goals

  • Effective at gaining the support and dedication of others by engaging them around your point of view and priorities.

You have:

  • PharmD (or equivalent).

  • A NYS license (or eligibility).

  • BPS board certified (or eligibility).

  • At least 2 years of experience within a hosptial pharmacy setting and previous pediatric experience strongly preferred.

  • * Days and hours vary based on coverage needs.

Closing

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2018-27603

CategoryAllied Health - Pharmacy