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Pharmacy Anticoagulation Clinic Coordinator

Full / Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Regular/Temporary: Regular
About Baystate Health
Baystate Health, a leading not-for-profit integrated health system, is transforming the delivery of health care to the communities it serves. Baystate Health (BH) is one of New England’s leading and largest integrated healthcare systems, serving more than 800,000 people throughout Western Massachusetts. With about 12,000 employees, a 1,200-member medical staff, and net patient service revenue of more than $2.3 billion, this dynamic and growing system includes an academic medical center, a children’s hospital and three community hospitals. It also includes a large multispecialty group, (Baystate Medical Practices), Baystate Home Health, Baystate Reference Laboratories, and Health New England, a 205,000-member health insurance company. 

What you will do

Through the leadership of the Baystate Health Manager of Clinical Pharmacy Programs, this Baystate Health Pharmacy position is primarily responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of the Ambulatory Anticoagulation Program and Services for Baystate Health.  This position will ensure the clinics at each community hospital and primary care practice related to anticoagulation services migrate to one care standard accross the system.  Primary job responsibilities of the Anticoagulation Coordinator include leading pharmacists and other staff in the safe operations of the Baystate Health Anticoagulation Clinics, appropriate training and education of anticoagulation clinic staff and development of policies and procedures for program areas. 

The Pharmacy Anticoagulation Clinic Coordinator will also practice in the clinic sites across the system and train pharmacy students and residents.  The incumbent will also ensure the practice is in compliance with the required regulations set forth by the Board of Pharmacy, Joint Commision and other bodies.  The coordinator will also lead quality assurance and improvement activities as needed.

The incumbent will also perform other pharmacist, leadership and administrative duties as assigned; this includes on-call, inpatient pharmacy staffing (when necessary), special projects and regulatory oversight (DPH, Board of Pharmacy, TJC).  Conducts staff meetings, attends appropriate hospital committees and is able to react to (and embrace) change. Adheres to system and department compliance policies, and any and all applicable laws and regulations

What will you need

  • Doctorate PharmD required
  • Other Post-Grad training or equivalent experience
  • 3 years anticoagulation practice (ambulatory experience preferred)
  • MA Pharmacy (or eligible) required
  • Certified Anticoagulation Care Provider required
  • BPS Certification Preferred

Skills/Competencies

Undergraduate and Graduate Education Requirements and Accreditation Standards

The incumbent will have excellent leadership, project managaement and interpersonal skills.  The coordinator will also be able to collaborate effectively, remove barriers, be resilient and be self-directed.  Other critical skills include, a working knowledge of computer systems (i.e. Microsoft applications, Clinical Information Systems, PharmAcademic), anticoagulation backround and residency trained.

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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