Job Description

Payroll Title:
Infusion Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Moores Cancer Center
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Variable, 8-10, Monday-Friday, some weekends and holidays

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#110507 Outpatient Clinical Infusion Pharmacist II

Filing Deadline: Thu 10/21/2021

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This posting shall remain open until filled.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 07/20/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 07/29/2021. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


UC San Diego Health’s Moores Cancer Center is seeking a highly motivated pharmacist to work in a position covering the ambulatory oncology infusion dispensing area. The UC San Diego Health Moores Cancer Center unites the Cancer Center's clinical enterprise (including a tumor registry, magnetic resonance imaging, and radiation oncology) with basic, clinical, translational, and cancer prevention research.

This position will review and verify chemotherapy regimens and oversee chemotherapy admixtures and dispensing. Serve as a preceptor to pharmacy residents and students as assigned; participate in Medical Center, Cancer Center and Department of Pharmacy committees and promote institution-wide medication use policy. Provide progressive pharmaceutical care services for the oncology patients.

Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Stf Pharm1 or Stf Pharm2. Less than four (4) years experience qualifies as Stf Pharm1; Four (4) + years of experience qualifies as Stf Pharm2.


  • Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree; or equivalent clinical experience.

  • Registered Pharmacist issued by the state of California (RPH).

  • Pharmacy residency or equivalent clinical experience.

  • Knowledge of pharmacy state and federal regulations.

  • Demonstrated experience in the area of hematology/oncology.

  • Proven knowledge of solid tumors, hematology and common treatments.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and counseling skills.

  • Must be able to educate, monitor, order, and follow labs for patients on chemotherapy regimens.


  • PGY2 Oncology Residency.
  • Board Certified Oncology Pharmacist (BCOP).
  • Prior experience in Inpatient Pharmacy or Ambulatory Infusion Center setting.
  • Prior experience in Oncology Pharmacy setting.


  • Hours are variable (8 to 10 hours shifts) including weekends and rotating holidays (up to every other), coverage for sick calls and vacation.
  • Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the Medical Center's business needs.
  • Must be willing to rotate to all pharmacy areas/sites.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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