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Clinical Psychiatric Pharmacy Specialist
Clinical Pharmacy Practitioner
Christiansburg, VA
Position Description
Christiansburg ,VA, US, 24073

Job Summary

Become part of our community-based healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

The Clinical Psychiatric Pharmacy Specialist will work under Department of Pharmacy Services with the providers and patients of St. Alban's inpatient and outpatient units. Medication reconciliation and optimization for both psychiatric and medical needs, and will work with patients in the Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) center at Carilion Clinic.
• The Clinical Psychiatric Pharmacy Specialist supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities and supports the vision of the Department of Pharmacy to promote optimal patient outcomes through integrated delivery of quality pharmaceutical care.
• Collaborates with Pharmacy staff, Medical staff, Nursing staff, and other CNRV departments to determine appropriate alternative medication selections and/or drug shortage processes for drug shortages impacting CNRV. Works with Pharmacy and other Health Care Providers to maintain safe and effective patient care during drug shortages.
• Maintains and oversees Experiential Pharmacy Practice Rotations and Pharmacy Shadowing/Observation activities at CNRV. Provides support to Pharmacists involved in Preceptor activities to provide quality education of pharmacy students in coordination with schools of pharmacy
• Consistently delivers the best in customer service and patient care. As a team member, demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with patients, families, visitors and other employees. Supports the Department of Pharmacy's culture.
Minimum Qualifications


Must be a graduate of a College of Pharmacy accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)


ASHP-accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency. Specialized residency training in respective patient care area is preferred.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration:

License to practice Pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Virginia required within 90 days of hire. During the first 90 days of employment and the licensure application process, pharmacists without a valid license to practice pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Virginia may not perform duties restricted to a licensed pharmacist until the license is obtained.

Other Minimum Qualifications:
• Must possess good leadership, communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.
• Must be able to effectively budget time, work efficiently and accurately, and follow procedures with minimum supervision.
• Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills
• Work requires knowledge of general office equipment and procedures including computer and keyboarding skills.
• All pharmacists must complete an Orientation Competency.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage: Doing what's right for our patients without question.

Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

Requisition Number: 24206
Employment Status: Full time
Location: CNRVMC - Carilion New River Valley Medical Center
Shift: Day
Shift Details: Daytime hours, typically business hours, other hours as required
Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4070
Recruiter Email:

As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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Contact Information

Human Resources
Carilion Clinic
Christiansburg, VA 24073
Telephone: 8888888888
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