Department: COP Pharmacy Practice and Science 50000721
Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular
This is a 12-month, non-tenure track, Clinical Faculty position in ambulatory care pharmacy practice. The work location is at OneWorld Community Health Center, Omaha, Nebraska — a federally qualified health center (FQHC) and patient centered medical home (PCMH) committed to providing high quality, affordable primary care in a culturally respectful manner with a passion for the underserved. The position offers the opportunity to collaborate and expand existing clinical pharmacy services by: 1) leading a multidisciplinary team of case managers, nurses, behavioral health counselors, diabetes educators and dieticians focusing on the management of chronic diseases (e.g. mental illness, hypertension or diabetes), 2) developing telemedicine clinical pharmacy services to provide support to satellite clinics, 3) participating in ongoing performance improvement activities focused on improving patient clinical outcomes, 4) collaborating with OneWorld's outpatient pharmacy staff to coordinate care, 5) providing periodic continuing education programs to medical providers at OneWorld. Teaching responsibilities include instruction in didactic courses at UNMC and clinical instruction of pharmacy students on experiential rotations. This position offers a unique learning environment for students by providing exposure to cross-cultural diversity in an underserved population while working within a multidisciplinary team. The position will support the profession and community through involvement as a member and in leadership roles with various committees and organizations. Scholarly activity is also expected of the individual.
Candidates must possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharma.D.) and completed a post-graduate year 2 residency in ambulatory care (or equivalent experience). Must be eligible for pharmacy practice licensure in Nebraska.
Bilingual in English/Spanish is preferred but not required.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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