1. Works with a multifaceted team using their individual disciplinary expertise to collaborate on providing comprehensive age-appropriate diabetes education 2. Recommend, adjust, and implement therapies that require critical thinking and independent judgment in collaboration with the patient, referring physician, medical director, and other designated members of the health care team. 3. Provides patient management by assessing planning and documenting 4. Implements interventions as per department guidelines, management protocols, and specific patient needs 5. Evaluates patient's progress and revises plan of care as needed. 6. Maintains extensive follow-up for complex patient population while exploring pertinent resources for improved outcomes. 7. Demonstrates proficiency in all aspects of diabetes education. 8. Maintains competency skills by participating in continued education and professional development, including attending diabetes conferences. 9. Assists in the development of diabetes educational materials, and P&T presentations related to diabetes management 10. Assist in the training and mentoring of pharmacy students 11. Responds cooperatively to managers and staff members in other departments to promote teamwork. 12. Participate in quality initiatives; including functions that support audits, reporting, evaluation of quality opportunities and concerns, and creation and implementation of corrective actions as requested. 13. Consult with clinicians on dosage, medication interactions and other clinical issues. 14. Counsel patients on correct usage of drugs and on possible drug interactions with other prescriptions. 15. Provide accurate drug information to healthcare personnel. Monitor and maintain records on quantity, quality and type of drugs utilized.
Preferred Education: Completion of PGY1 with rotation experience in diabetes or previous experience in diabetes management. Experience utilizing EPIC electronic health record system.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Completion of PGY1 with rotation experience in diabetes or previous experience in diabetes management. Experience utilizing EPIC electronic health record system.
Required Skill/ability 5: Intermediate computer skills required (Windows, Word, Excel).
Posting Position Title: Pharmacist, Clinical Diabetes Educator
Required Skill/ability 3: Strong analytical skills and ability to work independently in a project based environment. Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work both as a team member and leader.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Certified Diabetes Educator Pharmacist
Required Skill/ability 1: Outstanding communication and presentation skills; both verbal and written. Demonstrated ability to make decisions, take appropriate action and follow tasks through to completion.
Required Skill/ability 4: Current knowledge of health care trends and "at risk" population management principles. Exceptional understanding of benefit design and management.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven ability to think strategically and ability to drive results. Complete understanding and application of principles, practices, and standards in diabetes care.
PharmD or graduate pharmacy professional degree and three years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.