Beacon Clinical Oncology Pharmacist
Location: Main Campus
Job Type: Full-Time
Department: Cancer Services Administration
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
This position will work collaboratively with the Infusion Pharmacy team and Cancer Services to implement and maintain the Beacon EPIC Module and Clinical programs for the Infusion Pharmacy. The Pharmacist should be certified in Beacon with a primary IT responsibility of building approved drug protocols into the Beacon system as well as guidance on best practice workflows for EPIC. Additional knowledge required for the position should include Sterile compounding, USP 797 workflows and Texas Pharmacy law. The clinical focus will be in Hematology/Oncology working closely with the physician team in monitoring patients on chemotherapy. They will be required to know oncology protocols and be responsible for verifying orders per protocols.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
A. Graduate from Accredited School of Pharmacy
A. 2-3 years hospital/ infusion pharmacy experience
3 or more years EPIC implementation Experience
IT - EPIC Beacon certified
B. Strong chemotherapy and oncology background. Previous KSC experience. Previous experience with aseptic techniques.
EPIC Willow Certified.
Previous implementation of Beacon for an outpatient cancer center or infusion center.
A. Texas license Registered Pharmacist.
A. Able to communicate with Pharmacy Department personnel to delegate duties, and inform and train about policies and procedures.
Able to communicate with physicians and other allied health professionals regarding patient care issues.
Able to communicate with customer and in clinic patients to handle complaints and problems, assist with questions, and recommend products/recommendations.
B. Write reports (i.e., weekly/monthly) pertaining to accident/injury maintain logs, necessary infusion records.
A. Proficient with EPIC EMR system specifically Willow.
Proficient in reporting in the Beacon system.
Proficient in Microsoft products.
Add. Subtract, multiply, and divide whole number and decimals to calculate infusion preparation dosages.
B. Basic Cardiac Life Support
A. Stress Tolerance- to accurately prepare infusion medication within the required amount of time.
B. Excellent people management skills.