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Sanford Health Pharmacist Anticoagulation Management - Anticoagulation Services - Part Time in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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Facility: Medical Building 2
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Address: 1205 S Grange Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Part time
Weekly Hours: 16.00
Starting Rate: $53.00

Department Details

Come join our Anticoagulation Team, working part time, 16 hours per week.

Job Summary

Responsible for providing pharmaceutical care services for the outpatient Anticoagulation Management Service (AMS) at Sanford USD Medical Center. The person will assist in continued implementation and maintenance of the outpatient AMS and ensure it effectively and fully integrates with the inpatient AMS available at SUSDMC. Works collaboratively with pharmacy staff, nursing staff, medical staff, and other pertinent healthcare providers to assess medication use systems, identify opportunities to improve anticoagulation use safety, and institute practice changes, as necessary. Consistently demonstrates leadership and assumes ownership for the implementation of an efficient and effective outpatient AMS. Provide management of AMS patients by providing follow up monitoring and necessary interventions to ensure enhanced safety and effective outcomes associated with the outpatient AMS. Provides pharmaceutical care by following established standards and practices consistent with Sanford policy, regulating bodies (TJC, CMS, etc.) and professional practice standards as well as state and federal law. Work closely in collaboration with the AMS Nurses to deliver safe and effective care. Visible and readily accessible to the clinical staff in the various medical staff and other clinical departments.

Must understand the role of systematic practices in leading to safe and effective patient care and have the ability to implement these practices in multiple settings. Possesses the ability to cooperate at all levels, both inside and outside of the AMS. Demonstrates the ability to understand and verbalize the dissemination of drug information, to develop procedures and plans and to supervise students and residents. Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills. Has knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age-related patient information relating to the pharmaceutical needs of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.


Must be a graduate from an accredited School of Pharmacy. Doctor of Pharmacy or Master’s Degree in comparable area is required. Successful completion of an American Society of Hospital Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited residency is desirable.

Minimum one year of clinical practice experience. Prior experience in an anticoagulation service is desirable.

Must have current license to practice pharmacy in the State of South Dakota. When applicable, must have a current license to practice pharmacy in the state of Minnesota and Iowa within three months of employment in this position.

Board of Pharmacy Specialties Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy, Ambulatory Care, or Cardiology, or obtaining recognition as a Certified Anticoagulation Care Provider is required within two year of employment in this position.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-68255
Featured: No