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Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist

City
Red Wing
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Pharmacy
Why Mayo Clinic
Antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist position in an interdisciplinary and progressive regional practice with clinical, education, and research/quality improvement responsibilities.
Position description
The antimicrobial stewardship (AS) pharmacist will be responsible for participating in clinical, project management, training, and quality improvement activities as endorsed by the Mayo Clinic Enterprise Antimicrobial Stewardship Program and national guidelines (Joint Commission, CDC, CMS, etc.). The pharmacist will practice clinically in a strong interdisciplinary environment alongside a network of AS pharmacists, providers, and administrators. Infectious disease therapy will be optimized through the use of advanced stewardship tools within the electronic health record, patient care rounds, consults, and retrospective and prospective review of medication therapies.
In addition, the pharmacist will be responsible for both maintenance and development of best practices, including antimicrobial use optimization, monitoring of infection rates, documentation of AS interventions and clinical outcomes, antibiotic review, and cost savings initiatives. Development of continuing education for providers, pharmacists, and allied health staff will be required based on identified organizational needs and requests. Support for clinical and quality research is available.
It is preferred the candidate has/will have completed accredited infectious diseases residency training or has equivalent experience in this specialty practice.
This position does require travel through out the region
Qualifications
Bachelors degree in Pharmacy
Organizational and prioritization skills
Problem Solving
Relationship Building
Interpersonal communication skills
Critical thinking skills
Pharmacy/Drug Therapy
Medication safety
Knowledge of computer applications
Critical thinking skills
Computer skills ( EPIC, NDC)
Compounding
Aseptic Technique
Interpersonal communication skills
Team building
Customer Service
Knowledge of emergency medications
Ability to manage and exercise sound independent judgment, good problem solving skills, knowledge of federal, state and local laws, ability to communicate effectively. Understand and follow safety procedures to ensure medication safety. Demonstrate functional knowledge of emergency plans and utilize proper infection control techniques. Use time effectively and actively participate in productivity of department. Identify and meet needs of customers. Participate in continuous quality improvement efforts. Respect the confidentiality of all information, including information regarding patients, staff members or MCHS-RW business issues, and share information only with those who need to know.
Additional qualifications
Preferred Education: Pharm D
Preferred Experience: Previous hospital pharmacy experience. Previous experience working as an antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist including training though a residency.
Preferred Qualifications: Ability to manage and exercise sound independent judgment, good problem solving skills, knowledge of federal, state and local laws, ability to communicate effectively. Understand and follow safety procedures to ensure medication safety. Demonstrate functional knowledge of emergency plans and utilize proper infection control techniques. Use time effectively and actively participate in productivity of department. Identify and meet needs of customers. Participate in continuous quality improvement efforts. Respect the confidentiality of all information, including information regarding patients, staff members or MCHS-RW business issues, and share information only with those who need to know.
Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance. May be required to work multiple shifts, weekends, overtime and possible multiple sites.
License or certification
MN Pharmacy License
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $4,700.80, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Site description
Red Wing Minnesota, which is nestled among the bluffs, also known as the Banner County of Minnesota, is less than an hour from the St. Paul/Minneapolis metro area. Red Wing is known for its beautiful scenery and extraordinary history. The city's more than 16,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of healthy living activities all year round! If it's cultural and performing arts you enjoy, you'll relish in the best local, regional and national arts and entertainment! This city is truly symbolic of "Minnesota Nice!"
Category
Pharmacy
Job posting number
108023BR
Recruiter
Lauren Brandt
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


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