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As part of the Anticoagulation Forum’s commitment to its membership to provide a community of professionals in the field of anticoagulant therapy, we are happy to post job openings for relevant positions. Listings will be posted for three months unless notified by the submitting organization that the position has been filled. Please forward them to info@acforum.org

1. Physician   (posted as of 4/8/2015)

Confluence Health/Wenatchee Valley Medical Center in Wenatchee, WA is seeking a Physician to provide medical direction to our outstanding team of 15 APCs in our very busy and established Anti-Coagulation Clinic.  This position is part-time (.5) and offers the ability to enjoy a flexible work schedule and to work remotely.  Will be required to participate in monthly ACC department meetings and on the ACC Steering committee. 

Confluence Health was formed in 2013 as an affiliation between the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center and Central Washington Hospital to create an integrated, rural healthcare delivery system with 2 hospitals, multi-specialty care in 30+ service lines and primary care in ten communities across North Central Washington state. Over 225 physicians and 100 advaned practice clinicians serve an area of approximately 12,000 square miles and cover nearly every corner of this region through speciality outreach.

As a Physician within the Confluence Health system, you will have the opportunity to become a shareholder with the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center, an independent physician-governed group that was formed in 1941.

We are located in the heart of Washington State. Our region offers a diversity of recreational opportunities in breathtaking landscapes, from alpine country to the high desert, orchards to vineyards, cross country skiing to fly fishing and everything in between. Cycling, mountain biking, rafting, hiking; it is all right here. The region also offers a family friendly environment with good schools and opportunities for the entire family to be involved in culture and arts.

In addition to wages that are based on national medians and generous insurance programs and retirement contributions, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes perks such as annual allowances for continuing education, professional liability insurance including tail coverage and generous time off allowances.

To learn more about our organization and area, please visit our website at: www.ConfluenceHealth.org/Recruiting. To speak with a Recruiter, please call (509)667-7398. To apply, please submit your CV to JoinUs@confluencehealth.org

MultiCare Health System - Staff RN, Coumadin Clinic (Job #32280), Auburn, Washington

 

2. Registered Nurse   (posted as of 1/21/2015)

The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org

Position Summary:
The Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, coordinating, evaluating, and delegating the delivery of skilled patient care. The RN is directly accountable and responsible for the quality of care provided to patients and has the authority to direct care, provide education, seek resources at the unit/department level, and delegate appropriate tasks. The responsibility cannot be avoided by accepting the orders or direction of others. This position requires substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and skill based upon the principles of biological, physiological, behavioral and sociological sciences, and requires critical thinking skills in making decisions regarding patient care, which includes knowledge and integration of relevant standards, resources, and data.

Minimum Requirements:
One year experience in Acute Care setting preferred.

Coumadin clinic experience required

Education/Licenses/Certifications:
Current WA state RN license. Current Health Care Provider level CPR certification, ACLS or NALS or PALS or TNCC certification, as required by facility or department. Certification in specialty area preferred.

 

For more information please contact;

Lorri Sensel|Senior Recruiter

Human Potential (HP) |MultiCare Health System

Employee Resource Center: MHSnet> Employee Resource Center or 253-403-MYHP

Direct Line:  253-403-7781 | Fax:  253-403-1047 | 
Mailing Address:  Human Potential, MS: 603-1-HR, PO Box 5299, Tacoma,WA  98415-0299

Office location: 603 South J Street, Tacoma,WA 

 

3. Medical Science Liaison - Cardiovascular (Los Angeles, Orange County, CA, San Diego)    (posted as of 1/21/2015)

Position Description:

The AD, MSL will function as a field based extension of Medicine serving as a liaison between Scientific Experts (SCEs) and BI Medicine in order to deliver scientific insights to the organization which address the scientific needs of the TA Medicine colleagues, and influence strategic decision making and planning for compounds in development or products on the market. The AD, MSL will also function as an extension of the Medical and Technical Information (MTI) department in order to respond to HCP inquiries for scientific information and data. The AD, MSL will support the Clinical Development Medical Affairs (CDMA) TA including Scientific Affairs activities. At the direction of Clinical Operations, the AD, MSL may provide clinical trial support at various stages of a development program. The MSL may provide scientific support, at the request of Commercial, for internal and external activities where there is a defined scientific role for FBM. 

As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our employees. 

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • The AD, MSL proactively interacts with SCEs within their assigned geography to support the Scientific Objectives (SOs) of the TA. Through scientific exchange (SE), the AD, MSL will act as a scientific resource to SCEs and HCPs to answer specific questions on TA topics and BI compounds. The AD, MSL is responsible for establishing and maintaining scientific relationships with SCEs and having a strong understanding of the scientific landscape within their assigned territory. The AD, MSL will conduct SEs with SCEs, HCPs, as well as active and potential study investigators (BI-sponsored studies or IIS). The AD, MSL is responsible for providing field generated scientific insights regularly to FBM management.
  • The AD, MSL will provide scientific support for CDMA (BIPI & Corporate) and support Scientific Affairs activities such as Medical Grant Program Evaluations and Medical Publication Author Identification. The AD, MSL will also attend assigned scientific conferences, staff non-promotional Medical Information booths, as well as contribute to and/or lead the development of the conference report.
  • The AD, MSL may provide scientific support for certain Commercial approved activities at the request of Commercial which include Product Launch Meetings, Promotional Speaker Training, Product Team Meetings, and Sales Force Training. The AD, MSL may provide scientific support based on unsolicited requests from Managed Markets customers for a formulary presentation to a P&T committee
  • The AD, MSL will adhere to all relevant BI policies and procedures and compliance expectations for FBM activities. The AD, MSL will incorporate ethical decision-making into all business practices. At the direction of the Director, FBM TA the AD, MSL may serve as a compliance lead for the team.
  • The AD, MSL will maintain clinical, scientific, and technical expertise in specific TA through continuous learning and knowledge of the TA related scientific literature. At the direction of the Director, FBM TA the AD, MSL may serve as a scientific lead for the FBM team. The AD, MSL may assist with the development and/or delivery of their TA‘s MSL scientific training in collaboration with CDMA.
  • The AD, MSL provides support for development and/or delivery of clinical and scientific presentations at Medical Advisory Boards and Investigator Meetings.
  • At the direction of the SAD, FBM, the AD, MSL may serve as a mentor for newly hired MSLs.
Requirements:
  • Doctorate degree (PharmD, M.D., DO, Ph.D.) with at least 3 years of previous Pharmaceutical/MSL experience required.
  • Masters level degree in health sciences with at least 5 years of previous Pharmaceutical/MSL experience required.
  • The position is field-based with upwards of 75% required travel (car, train and plane) to manage assigned geography. Easy access to large hub airport desired. This position will cover the Southern California, Arizona, and Las Vegas, NV territory
  • Demonstrated expertise in using field-based electronic or other communication tools for all aspects of job is critical, as well in establishing and maintaining scientific relationships with SCEs within an assigned territory.
Preferred Requirements:
  • Experience in Cardiovascular highly preferred
  • Candidate should be based in the Greater Los Angeles area
Eligibility Requirements:
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background
  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)Must be 18 years of age or older

For more information please contact;

Jenny Nichols

Talent Acquisition Senior Recruiter for Science and Medicine

Cielo Partner on behalf of Boehringer Ingelheim

 P: 858 412 4230 :: Hiring Manager Hotline: 262 439 1885

 Jenny.nichols.ext@boehringer-ingelheim.com

 

4. Medical Director

Hemophilia and Hemostasis Center of Excellence

The Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute in cooperation with the Division of Hematology and Oncology and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center seeks a well-trained hematologist with a strong track record of outstanding clinical and academic success to serve as the Medical Director of our developing Hemophilia and Hemostasis Center of Excellence.

This individual will:

  • Educate clinicians and scientists who will become future leaders in the field.
  • Conduct cutting edge clinical research and establish a “learning hospital” capability.
  • Accelerate the translation of basic and clinical discoveries to patient care.
  • Support faculty growth, development and success.
  • Synergize with the health system and other schools of the University to achieve patient-centered excellence and transitions of care from pediatric to adulthood.
  • Improve our local community through contributions to health care, education and the economy.
  • Provide the highest possible level of patient care while maintaining efficiency and patient satisfaction.

Candidates should hold either an MD or MD-PhD and be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level of their academic career. We seek an individual who is nationally and internationally recognized for his/her contributions to hemophilia, hemostasis and acquired bleeding disorders, and who has a strong commitment to translational science, clinical care and education.  The candidate must possess strong leadership and interpersonal skills.  Successful applicants must be able to build on established strengths, create and sustain multidisciplinary programs within the institute and on campus, and identify emerging opportunities for program development, training and grant funding. All inquiries and applications should be directed to:

Richard Becker, M.D.

Stonehill Endowed Chair and

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease

Director, Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

 

5. Experienced Hematologist, Cardiologist or Vascular Medicine Specialist

Thrombophilia and Thrombosis Center of Excellence

                The University of Cincinnati Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute in cooperation with the Division of Hematology-Oncology and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center seeks an experienced hematologist, cardiologist or vascular medicine specialist with a national or international reputation of clinical and scholarly success to serve as the Medical Director of our developing Thrombosis and Vascular Sciences Center of Excellence.

This individual will:

  • Educate clinicians and scientists who will become future leaders in the field.
  • Conduct cutting edge clinical research and establish a “learning hospital” capability.
  • Accelerate the translation of basic and clinical discoveries to patient care.
  • Support faculty growth, development and success.
  • Synergize with the health system and other schools of the University to achieve patient-centered excellence.
  • Improve our local community through contributions to health care, education and the economy.
  • Provide the highest possible level of patient care while maintaining efficiency and patient satisfaction.

 Candidates should hold wither an MD or MD-PhD and be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level of their academic career. We seek an individual who is nationally and internationally recognized for his/her contributions to thrombosis- related diseases, disorders and conditions, and who has a strong commitment to translational science and to clinical care and education.  The candidate must possess strong leadership and interpersonal skills.  Successful applicants must be able to build on established strengths, create and sustain multidisciplinary programs within the Institute and rich academic community on campus, and identify emerging opportunities for collaboration, program development and grant funding. All inquiries and applications should be directed to:

Richard Becker, M.D.

Stonehill Endowed Chair and

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease

Director, Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

 

6. Nurse Clinician - Park Nicollet Health Services

Title:  Nurse Clinician

Department:  Anticoagulation Clinic

Location:  Park Nicollet Clinic--Creekside, St. Louis Park

Schedule: Varies

Standard Hours Per Two Week Pay Period: 80

Experience: 3+ years

Company Overview: Park Nicollet Health Services is a nonprofit, integrated health care system located in St. Louis Park, Minn., with more than 8,200 employees, including more than 1,000 Park Nicollet physicians on staff.

Position Summary:

Provides direct nursing care to patients within the specialty area involving advanced assessment, planning, implementation, intervention and evaluation skills. Administers high quality patient care within scope of practice and standards.

Education/Experience: Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred; Associate degree in nursing will be considered if currently enrolled in or willing to matriculate to a Baccalaureate degree program in nursing. The candidate must also have successfully completed a formal training program or equivalent approved job preparation to qualify for certification (if available) in the specialty area of nursing. A minimum of 3 years of nursing experience in the specialty area of clinical practice are also required with either degree.

Special Knowledge/Skills/Certifications/Licenses: Strong clinical and human relations skills. Certification in the clinical specialty (if available) or in Ambulatory Care Nursing is required within two years of hire. Demonstrates knowledge of age-related growth and development principles necessary to provide appropriate service and insure safety of patients. Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing, and maintain standards of clinical skills and professional ethics established by the Nurse Practice Act and PNHS. The incumbent must maintain a current state certified registered nurse’s licensure and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification. Basic keyboarding skills preferred.

Additional Information:

The trained Nurse Clinician communicates to patients their INR result and provides dosing, per protocols, via telephone. The training for this position is completed upon hire and is comprehensive.  Advanced degrees or certifications are not needed.  This role does not include in-person patient contact as the work is telephone/computer based.  When trained, the Nurse Clinician utilizes dosing protocols for oral and injectable anticoagulants.  The Nurse Clinician triages patients via telephone and provides communication to ordering clinician as needed. The ideal candidate must be able to make independent decisions while participating in a team environment.  This position is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse to advance their nursing skills. 

For more information, please contact:

Brittney.mesenbrink@parknicollet.com

Apply Here:

http://www.parknicollet.com/Careers/Job-Search

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

7. Anticoagulation Clinic Pharmacist

Job Location: Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta, GA

Description of Organization:Georgia Regents Medical Center is a world-class health care network, offering the most comprehensive primary, specialty and subspecialty care in the region.  Georgia Regents Medical Center provides skilled and compassionate care to its patients, conducts leading-edge clinical research, and facilitates education and training of future health care practitioners.

 Georgia Regents Medical Center is a not-for-profit corporation that manages the clinical operations of Georgia Regents University, including the 478-bed Medical Center, the 154-bed Children’s Hospital of Georgia, the Critical Care Center, and the Medical Office Building with more than 80 outpatient practice sites in one convenient location.  The health system also consists of a variety of clinics and practice sites in the surrounding area including the Sports Medicine Center and Georgia Regents University Cancer Center.

 The Georgia Regents Anticoagulation Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm.  It serves over 550 patients and averages 623 patient visits per month.  The percentage of patient’s time within therapeutic range consistently exceeds the national average.

Job Classification

Job Type: Pharmacist

Schedule: Full time – Day (typical hours between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm)

Job Category: Clinical Specialist – Ambulatory

 Job Description

The clinical pharmacist will provide direct patient care to patients referred to the pharmacist-run anticoagulation clinic at Georgia Regents Medical Center.  The pharmacist will:

  • oversee operations and patient care provided at the anticoagulation clinic\
  • see patients by appointment and provide ongoing anticoagulation management consistent with evidenced-based practice guidelines
  • initiate, adjust, monitor and recommend or make changes to anticoagulation drug under an institutional protocol
  • identify, correct, and prevent medication-related problems
  • provide patient education related to lifestyle modifications, disease state management, adverse drug reactions, and medication compliance
  • maintain professional and consistent documentation of all interactions with patients and referring providers
  • identify barriers to adherence, including financial problems, and refer to appropriate channels for assistance
  • perform routine pharmacy audits, update and maintain current collaborative agreement protocols and develop new protocols
  • serve as a drug information resource and clinical expert in the area of anticoagulation, providing education to providers and ancillary staff
  • serve as a preceptor for the ambulatory anticoagulation clinical practice site for students from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy and residents at Georgia Regents Medical Center

Job Requirements

Education: Qualified candidates must be graduates of an accredited school of Pharmacy, with either a BS or PharmD, and licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Georgia.

Training/Experience: The designation of Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) and completion of a PGY1 residency or an equivalent level of experience is strongly preferred.  Completion of a specialty residency training program in ambulatory care, experience in ambulatory care and/or an anticoagulation practice setting, and certification/credentialing in anticoagulation management is preferred.

 Anticipated Hire Date: May 2014

 Contact Information

Samm Anderegg, Pharm.D., MS, BCPS
Pharmacy Manager, Oncology Service Line
Georgia Regents University Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd., AN-2602
Augusta, GA 30912

Office: (706) 721-0661  Cell: (319) 512-9664    E-mail: sanderegg@gru.edu