Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Good Samaritan Central Operations, Lexington, Kentucky

Created 04/02/2024
Employer University of Kentucky
Reference 238937156
Country United States
State Kentucky
City Lexington
Zip 40502
Salary -

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details
Posting Details

Job TitlePharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Good Samaritan Central OperationsRequisition NumberDU11262Department NameH6290:PharmacyWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$50.34-$64.08Type of PositionTemporaryPosition Time Status On CallRequired Education
BS Pharmacy or Pharm D
Required Related Experience
2 – 3 years of Inpatient Hospital Experience preferred.
Required License/Registration/Certification
Licensed Pharmacist or License Eligible in Kentucky.
Physical Requirements
May require standing or sitting for > 5 hrs at a time.
Varies – 7 days/week – provides coverage for days off and vacation leaves; Shifts vary based on department need.
Job Summary
In this position the candidate will provide pharmaceutical care to patients admitted to the UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital. Responsibilities include: reviewing and perfecting medication orders, reviewing drug profiles to ensure appropriateness of therapy and contacting and conferring with physicians and other practitioners to optimize medication therapy. Actively participating in all aspects of the medication reconciliation process and promotion of economically conscientious use of medication. Daily activities may include active participation on patient care rounds, review of patient profiles, and provision of pharmacokinetic evaluation of therapeutic regimens.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Knowledge of inpatient hospital pharmacy practice; Strong clinical skills; Ability to prioritize.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience
PGY1 residency preferred; or equivalent 2 – 3 years for Inpatient Hospital Experience highly preferred.
Deadline to Apply04/30/2024University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all - identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. Are you licensed or eligible to be licensed as a Pharmacist in the state of Kentucky?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
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    2. Cover Letter
    3. Curriculum Vita


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