Lifepoint Hospitals Columbia , SC 29209
Founded as Providence Hospitals in 1938 by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, Providence's two free standing full-service hospitals and numerous satellite practices maintain a true devotion to advanced clinical expertise and unmatched compassion.
On February 2, 2016, Providence became part of the LifePoint Health network, and shortly thereafter, changed its name to Providence Health to better represent the full complement of its services. Driven by quality, compassion, and Christ, Providence treats the whole person- body, mind, and spirit.
Position Description: Monitor medication therapy for efficacy and safety in target patient populations as part of regular patient care unit-based practice.
Identify desired outcomes and contribute to the development of therapeutic plans. Intervene to prevent adverse drug events and medication errors. Ongoing collaboration with physicians, physician extenders, nurses, and other pharmacists is an essential facet of these processes
Location: Downtown Columbia Campus
Minimum Work Experience
Completion of an American Society of Health-System Pharmacist (ASHP)- accredited, postgraduate residency and/or a minimum of 1-3 years experience in inpatient/acute care clinical pharmacy practice. One or more years experience in a hospital pharmacy or as a hospital pharmacy student.
Graduate of Pharm.D, Master's Degree, or PhD program with clinical pharmacy practice concentration. Program recognized by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).
Active licensure as a pharmacist in SC.
BLS through American Heart Association.