Trinity Health Pharmacist-Population Health in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
*General Responsibilities *
Under the direction of the ACO Medical Director, with guidance from Mercy Health System (MHS) Pharmacy Leadership, the Population Health Pharmacist will serve as a resource for the CIN/ACO clinical healthcare team, working toward the overall goal of effectively managing the health and wellbeing of a population of attributed patients, with an emphasis on patient with chronic or complex diseases and/or high utilization patterns. The Population Health Pharmacist will be responsible for providing expert advice on the use of medications and on the provision of pharmacy services to physicians and other clinical staff. The Population Health Pharmacist will make recommendations for the formulary of the CIN/ACO, work closely with the ACO Medical Director to advise on protocols and standards of practice related to medication and pharmacy services, and serve as a consultant to the clinical team to review medication schedules and assess for appropriate use of medications to treat conditions based on clinical finding, polypharmacy, cost, and the potential for a simplified regimen. Emphasis is placed on managing resources and supporting patient and family autonomy, exercising initiative and independent judgement based upon professional knowledge, experience and organizational and CIN/ACO policy. The Population Health Pharmacist will liaise with other clinical services along the continuum of care.
Education and Training: A Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school of Pharmacy.
Certification and Licensure: Valid pharmacist license in the state of Pennsylvania. Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP) preferred.
Skills: Project management skills, interpersonal skills, communication skills (both verbal, and written), organizational skills, ability to manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously, and leveraging technology to improve work effectiveness (email, webex, MS Office, etc.)
Experience: ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency. Completion of an ASHP-accredited PGY2 residency preferred.
Job Number: 00097783
Location: Conshohocken, PA
Organization Name: Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Facility: MSEPA - Mercy Health System of SEPA
Employment Type: Full time