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CVS Health Pharmacist - Home Infusion in Mokena, Illinois

Job Description

As a Clinical Home Infusion Pharmacist, you will review charts and lab results for an assigned caseload of patients receiving specialized, complex infusion therapy and TPN care. You will communicate routinely with the patient and caregivers; answering questions, gathering information and discussing updates and course recommendations with the physician. You will utilize your excellent written and verbal customer service skills as well as advanced computer skills in order to interact with key caregivers and patients.

Make a difference today by bringing your personal touch and clinical experiences that will support our patient’s one-on-one care.

Pharmacists with Coram CVS/specialty infusion services have a uniquely rewarding setting in which to use their exceptional pharmacy skills. As a national leader in the home infusion field, we seek to hire those special pharmacists who not only possess strong clinical expertise, but also the kind of deep compassion and sensitivity it takes to build one-on-one relationships and support patients receiving infusion therapy in the comfort of their home.

This is a full time position. As a CVS Health colleague, you’ll receive a competitive benefits package that connects you with affordable, flexible and personalized programs for handling your overall well-being.

This position includes weekday shifts, on call schedule.

Key responsibilities:

•Building strong one-on-one relationships with your patients while they are recovering or receiving routine treatments, and supporting remote patients on a routine schedule and as needed.

•Participating in patient evaluation and chart review for acceptance, product selection, device selection and supply management.

•Collect, interpret and evaluate all physician medication orders for therapeutic appropriateness, cost-effectiveness, accuracy, safety and completeness.

•Monitor the patient’s progress and assessment results to communicate clinical and technical information with the physician and other members of healthcare team. Most patient contact will be on the phone and, on occasion, you will meet them in our infusion suites.

•Directly supervise pharmacy technicians and support personnel in the appropriate compounding, packaging and labeling of compounded sterile products.

•Assist in training and orientation of new employees, performance improvement activities and educational programs

Required Qualifications

-Bachelors or Doctor of Pharmacy Degree in Pharmacy from an accredited college or university.

-Current license to practice pharmacy in state of employment is required.

Preferred Qualifications

-One year related experience in an IV alternate site environment or equivalent is preferred.

-Ability to read, analyze, interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.

-Ability to write and present information to managers, patients, nurses and physicians.

-Computer skills (word processing, database, spreadsheet programs).

Education

B.S. or doctorate of pharmacy degree is required.

Business Overview

At Coram, a CVS Health business, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.

We strive to promote and sustain a culture of diversity, inclusion and belonging every day. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or protected veteran status or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.

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