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Amb/Retail Pharmacist Service Coord/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Amb/Retail Pharmacist Service Coord/UKHC
Requisition Number RE20676
Working Title Amb/Retail Pharmacist Service Coord/UKHC- Sterile Lead- Specialty Pharmacy
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 15
Salary Range $95,056-162,406/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed Pharmacist

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, walking to patient appointments, lifting objects less than 20 pounds, computer typing, repetitive motion using computer.


Day shift, 8am-5pm with some holiday requirements; hours and days of the week subject to change based on the needs and growth of the department.

Job Summary

Overseeing the daily operation of sterile compounding within the specialty pharmacy in accordance with federal and state regulations as well as accreditation standards and contractual obligations. Responsibilities include: Directs, oversees and supervises activities of all assigned personnel. Provides education and training specific to compounded sterile products. Compounds patient specific sterile preparations for dispensing using aseptic technique. Participate in the specialty pharmacy distribution process. Maintains knowledge of USP chapter 797 and 800 to assure the quality, sterility and stability of compounded sterile preparations. Manage daily operations of the sterile compounding space. Participates in appropriate hospital and/or departmental committees relevant to practice area. Responsible for supervising PharmD students, technicians, undergraduate and graduate student teaching, and providing educational programs for hospital staff.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Strong clinical skills; knowledge of inpatient drug distribution and dispensing; ability to prioritize; excellent communication skills; team mentality; desire to teach; and motivation are required to excel in this position.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience with home infusion; hospital infusion centers; and Specialty Pharmacy; Board certified in Specialty Pharmacy.

Deadline to Apply 10/27/2019
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-09

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University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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