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How to Apply

 Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, three letters of recommendation and their curriculum vitae to Lindsey R. Kelley, Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services

Responsibilities*

The University of Michigan Health System, world renown for its excellence in patient care, teaching and research, is accepting applications for the full-time leadership position of Coordinator, Ambulatory Oncology Initiatives. The position is available immediately.

This individual will report directly to the Director of Ambulatory Pharmacy Services and serve as authoritative expert in safe medication use in ambulatory areas. In this role, they will act as a liaison to and partner with Medication Safety Officer, Management Team, Assistant Director(s), and Ambulatory Care Services to develop error reduction and prevention strategies; collaborate with internal and external partners to influence practice change in ambulatory care to support compliance and risk reduction; review RiskPro reports where clinic practices are implicated and seek root cause solutions; represent pharmacy on related committees such as Accreditation and Regulatory Readiness Committee (ARRC) and Ambulatory Care Regulatory Readiness Advisory Committee (ACCRAC); develop and monitor systems to support Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) in ambulatory care areas; conduct practice audits to evaluate compliance with federal, state, and local regulatory standards; coordinate and lead Medication Use Process Team in annual evaluations of ambulatory clinic sites; coordinate monthly medication use survey and corresponding data for review; and conduct quarterly review and follow up of annual pharmacist and Medication Use Process Team findings. This pharmacist also will provide direct patient care in assigned area of practice.

Required Qualifications*

  • A Doctor of Pharmacy degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary.
  • A certificate of completion from a specialty residency in Drug Information, Pharmacy Practice, Health-System Administration or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is necessary.
  • Experience or training in specialized nutrition support and management of patients requiring parenteral nutrition is desired.
  • Experience in clinical pharmacy practice is necessary.
  • Licensure as a Pharmacist by the State of Michigan is necessary.
  • Possession of a state controlled substance license is necessary.

Graduate/Non-Cert Patient Care Professional Requirements

  • Recent graduation from recognized professional program and evidence of pending Pharmacist licensure with the State of Michigan

Other:

Ability to perform a variety of manual dexterity movements, including keyboarding and IV preparation, actively participating in codes.  Fluency in reading, writing and speaking English.

 

Underfill Statement

This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.

Additional Information

Supervison Received

  • General supervision is received from the assistant director and /or team leader or other designated official.

Supervision Exercised

  • Functional supervision is exercised over pharmacy residents, pharmacy technicians, students, and other staff performing delegated pharmacy services.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Although the Posting End Date may indicate otherwise, this job may be filled and closed any time after a posting duration of seven calendar days.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.