It may sound clich??, but it is true. A career taking care of cancer patients is a calling for most all of us. It's much more than a job. Each of us has a unique story that brought us to Compass Oncology, but those stories usually share common themes of care, compassion, and commitment. No matter the role, each Compass team member serves in, the goal is the same: to provide the best care possible for each and every one of our patients. If this sounds like you, please reach out to us. We can't wait to hear your story.
Pharmacy services, especially in oncology, are rapidly developing with many new therapies being approved for management of cancers. They are also the catalyst for changes in the requirements and standards regarding oncology care. Compass Oncology is looking for a new Clinical Pharmacist to join our team, and help our practice stay on the cutting edge of cancer care and research. Managing the patients receiving these therapies requires finely honed skills in order to optimize safety and efficacy. A pharmacist with over 5 years of experience including leadership and project management will find success in this role. Oncology experience is a must.
Employment Type: Full Time, 40 Hours M-F Location: West Cancer Center (Tigard, Oregon)
Collaborate with the director of pharmacy services to support the oncology infusion centers and participate in clinical medication and treatment review, drug management strategies, clinical education and clinical research. Expanding projects like USP 800 compliance, and strategic workflow efficiencies for safety. Interact with providers and other health care professionals to provide general and patient specific medication information, including specific clinical activities to ensure safe drug delivery. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
Pharmacy/Admixture and Clinical Infusion Team Support
Support pharmacy/admixture services, including workflow efficiencies, and daily activities in pharmacy and clean room(s)
Support and assist with development and maintenance of USP 797/800 compliance
Review of medication orders for safety, accuracy and adherence to clinical guidelines
Communicate clinical interventions as a member of the healthcare team
Participate in monitoring patient response to therapies for desired therapeutic outcomes. Evaluates the significance of signs and symptoms relative to disease processes and recommends modifications in drug therapy.
Actively participate in medication management strategies, including implementation, measurement and follow up.
Adhere to policies and procedures
Lead pharmacy projects with admixture technicians and other staff as directed.
Clinical Medication & Treatment Review
Team member of Value-based Care Initiatives
Help establish Drug Specific Protocols
Active member of practice Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee
Lead and participate in pharmacy educational programs to providers and nursing teams
Train to clinical trials and ensure adherence to protocols with respect to investigational product management.
Bachelor of Science from an accredited school of pharmacy, Pharm. D. strongly preferred.
Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and problem-solving skills.
Commitment to professionalism and dedicated desire to advance patient care.
More About The Company
The Compass Oncology team brings together leading cancer experts in the fields of surgical, gynecologic, medical, and radiation oncology, pathology and palliative care to provide the most comprehensive cancer care possible and an even more cohesive patient experience. In addition, the majority of our physicians specialize in particular cancer types, bringing a heightened level of expertise to our patients. If you are a dedicated, team-oriented, patient-centered individual looking for an opportunity where you are proud of what you do, work hard, have fun, want to learn and go home at the end of the day knowing you made a difference in the lives of our patients; Compass Oncology is the place for you!
As a member of The US Oncology Network , one of the nation's largest community-based cancer treatment and research networks, Compass Oncology participates in leading-edge clinical trials through US Oncology research, which has helped develop 89 FDA approved cancer therapies. We serve the Portland and Vancouver communities with clinical offices located throughout the metro area.
To learn more about Compass Oncology and its daily mission, please visit our website at About Us - Cancer Treatment in Portland and Vancouver (compassoncology.com)
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.