Under the direct supervision of the Pharmacy Ambulatory Care Manager and the general supervision of the program Medical Director, the Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist (ACCP) will collaborate with providers and caregivers to provide coordinated, comprehensive, high-quality care to patients referred to the Anticoagulation Clinic for focused drug therapy management of acute and chronic disorders. The ACCP is responsible for providing collaborative drug therapy management in the clinic (face-to Face), telephonically, and via telehealth. In addition, the ACCP will assess the patient, initiate and adjust medications, screen for and minimize drug interactions and adverse effects, provide disease/medication education, and explore opportunities to simplify &/or decrease the cost of the medication regimen in collaboration with the referring provider, patient and/or their caregiver and other team members. In addition, he/she will develop and sustain productive patient relationships to ensure integrated and comprehensive care. Able to work productively with other members of the patient care team.
Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree
Current Pharmacist license in the state of Texas
Experience: Completion of a PGY1 residency with 1-2-year experience in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy, or completion of a specialty PGY2 residency in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy.
Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) or Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) prior to or within two (2) years of hire as appropriate.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.