Clinical Pharmacy Cardiologist Specialist

Dignity Health   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Not Specified years

Posted 272 days ago

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The Clinical Pharmacy Cardiology Specialist:

  • Acts as pharmaceutical consultant to provide drug information to physicians and nurses
  • Precepts pharmacy practice residents and pharmacy students
  • Acts as the pharmacy representative in all clinical, quality, and regulatory activities pertaining to the optimal use of cardio-selective agents
  • Participates as the pharmacy representative on the Cardiac Quality Team
  • Contributes to P&T Committee activities at both local and system levels
  • Performs order verification and completes kinetics consults for associated hospital areas
  • Performs quality assurance for cardiology related order sets and pharmacy services and develops and/or optimizes patient care protocols based upon evidence
  • Completes medication use evaluations as appropriate
  • Acts as the cardiology expert within the pharmacy department for the evaluation of non-formulary requests and drug information questions as they arise



  • Specialized residency training or 3 years hospital pharmacy experience with greater than 50% of time spent providing direct patient care
  • Graduate Degree in Pharmacy
  • Arizona Pharmacist license


Preferred Qualifications:

  • PGY2 Residency and/or Fellowship in Cardiology or Critical Care
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) and/or Board Certified Cardiology Pharmacist (BCCP)
  • Experience participating in Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Mechanical Circulatory Assist Device Programs
  • Experience in precepting both pharmacy residents within an ASHP accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency program and APPE students from ACPE accredited Colleges of Pharmacy