Providence Health & Services Clinical Pharmacist in Burbank, California


Providence is calling a Full Time, Evening Shift Clinical Pharmacist to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for providing and coordinating pharmaceutical care services and collaborative drug therapy management for patients.

  • Serve as a resource to the patients, physicians, pharmacists, nurses and other members of the health care team.

  • Assure safe and effective medication use.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age specific patient population (e.g., infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, and pediatrics).

  • Participate in related continuing education.

  • Manage drug therapy protocols as a part of an interdisciplinary team.

  • This position requires every other weekend to be worked.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited school or college of pharmacy.

  • Meets the Pharmacy Department-specified competency requirements consistent with a post-graduate year 1 residency ( PGY1 ) or post-graduate year two (2) residency ( PGY2 ), has completed a GPY1 residency, -or- has a minimum of two ( 2 ) years of experience in area of specialization in lieu of residency

  • A post-graduate year one (1) residency ( PGY1 ) or a minimum of two (2) years of experience in area of specialization

  • Current California Registered Pharmacist License in good standing

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 90 days of hire.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • A post-graduate year two (2) residency ( PGY2 ) or a minimum of three (3) years of experience in area of specialization in lieu of residency

  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist ( BCPS ) or appropriate Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) certification prior to or within two (2) years of hire in area of specialization

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Pharmacists

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 165762