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Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Pediatric Satellite

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Pharmacist/OnCall/UKHC - Pediatric Satellite
Requisition Number DU03285
Department Name H3330:Pharmacy Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 42.09/hr - 60.11/hr
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status On Call
Required Education

BS Pharmacy or Pharm D

Required Related Experience


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. Satellite is open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Provides coverage for days off and vacation leaves;
Shifts may include – Weekdays: 7am – 3:30pm, 9:30am – 6pm, 2pm – 10pm, 10pm – 8am;
Weekends: 7am -3:30pm, 11am – 7pm, 7pm-7am.

Job Summary

In this position the candidate will provide pharmaceutical care to patients admitted to the UK HealthCare Kentucky Children’s 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? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Hospital Experience preferred. Pediatric Pharmacy Experience highly preferred.

Deadline to Apply 08/30/2020
University 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 backgrounds, 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 background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2020-06-29 Expires: 2020-08-29

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