Job Description

Payroll Title:
Inpatient Pharmacy
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#112598 Staff Pharmacist II, PD - Amb Care

Filing Deadline: Fri 12/17/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

Please note that this position is a part-time appointment


Under general supervision, the Staff Pharmacist II is responsible for the provision and documentation of medications and medication-related services to patients, according to standards established by the Department of Pharmacy. This position will provide medication therapy management services for patients in the Ambulatory Care clinics and assist existing Ambulatory Care Pharmacists with vacation, leave, and other coverages. Most notable clinics to require coverage may include but are not limited to Anticoagulation, Hepatitis C, Transplant, and Primary Care.

The pharmacist may serve as preceptor to pharmacy students and residents as assigned. Additional responsibilities may include participation in Medical Center and Departmental committees, promotion of institution-wide medication use policies, and completion of other activities assigned at the discretion of managers and supervisors.


  • Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (Pharm D) or equivalent training.

  • Post graduate year 1 [PGY1] in Pharmacy Practice; or equivalent experience.

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


  • Board Certification in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy (BCACP), Pharmacotherapy Specialists (BCPS), or applicable specialty area.
  • Completion of PGY2 Pharmacy Residency.
  • Previous experience providing pharmaceutical care in the specified primary care and specialty clinics.
  • Experience with Epic EHR functionality.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • 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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