Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - PICU

Position: Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - PICU

Job ID: 150444

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Pharmacy Administration Suppt

Talent Area: Pharmacy

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p / Full Time

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU);  someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will manage and promote clinical pharmacy activities appropriate to ensure the safety and efficacy of the medication use process, serve as a mentor to pharmacists who provide services to the medical specialty, and assist in direct patient care activities to promote optimal drug therapy and resolve medication use problems. This position will have rounding, project management, education, and research responsibilities.


Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Utilizes practice knowledge and skills to serve as Clinical Practitioner
  • Ensures the medication use process
  • Participates in the education of parents/patients, care givers, pharmacists, and pharmacy residents and students
  • Communicates with others
  • Performs other essential functions


  • Bachelor's Degree in Science in Pharmacy
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)
  • RPH - Pharmacist in Texas
  • 1 year PGY1 ASHP-accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency


Highly Preferred

  • PGY2 specialty residency 
  • 4 years of experience in a pediatric inpatient hospital pharmacy setting with clinical responsibilities

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