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Open Position: Clinical Oncology Pharmacist (Hopkinsville, KY)

Clinical Oncology Pharmacist - Full-Time

Jennie Stuart Medical Center | Hopkinsville, Kentucky

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CPS has an excellent Opportunity for an experienced Oncology Pharmacist to collaborate and partner with the E.C. Green Cancer Center Oncology team at Jennie Stuart Health in Kentucky and be part of a brand-new Oncology Center that is opening in the summer of 2023. This position offers excellent benefits including a generous time off package and relocation assistance. 

Description: As a full-time, nonexempt, CPS® Clinical Oncology Pharmacist at Jennie Stuart Medical Center, 75% of your time will entail working with the oncology physicians and nurses in the E.C. Green Cancer Center to create evidence-based chemotherapy treatment plans and provide quality outpatient oncology services and care. Your duties include verifying & entering orders, reviewing & checking orders for appropriate dosing based on patient's chemo regimen or medical condition, label chemo preparations received from 3rd party compounding company and supervise technicians compounding hazardous preparations, double verification of doses with oncology nurses or oncologist, verify documentation and charging of medications administered in the clinic and update the Director about the daily activities of the outpatient infusion center. The other 25% of your time, you will work in the inpatient pharmacy to fill orders with accuracy; check technician-prepared products before release; maintain security of pharmacy and controlled substances; enter orders and patient information with accuracy; aid in the training of new staff; update the Director about the daily activities of the pharmacy; and aid the Director in maintaining the pharmacy. This position reports to the inpatient Director of Pharmacy.

Schedule: This position will work 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday day shift; there are no scheduled weekends or holidays.

About the Facility: Jennie Stuart Health is a not-for-profit, acute-care community hospital licensed for 194 beds and has been serving patients of Christian, Trigg and Todd counties for over 100 years. There are plans to build a new Oncology Center to be completed in July 2023. CPS® has partnered with the hospital to manage the day to day operations of this pharmacy. This position is an employee of CPS®.

Required Qualifications: 

- Pharmacy degree (BS or PharmD) from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy; PharmD preferred

- Current Kentucky Pharmacist license in good standing 

- Successful completion of a PGY1 / PGY2 Pharmacy Practice Residency program 

- 3+ years of experience working with an Oncology Program

- Board Certification in Oncology or willingness to become Board Certified in Oncology

- Ability to work independently, set priorities, make critical decisions, and respond to client concerns

- Effective communications skills; verbal and written

Benefits: All employees enjoy a competitive salary, eligibility to participate in the 401(k) savings plan with a match.  Full Time employees are also eligible for a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Time Off Plan, Company Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability, Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance, Medical Flex and Dependent Care Accounts and more.

CPS® Requirements: All employment offers are contingent upon successfully passing a background check, drug test and signed onboarding documents. Additionally, you may be required to provide medical records or have additional medical examinations/background checks that are a specific requirement of the location or position in which you are hired.  Due to the healthcare requirements of the location where you will work and the clients we support, this may include a COVID vaccine. This applies to internal transfers and status changes for internal CPS® team members. CPS® is also committed to a safe and drug free workplace. The use of marijuana for medical purposes accompanied by a prescription, even if permitted by state law, will not be considered acceptable for purposes of explaining a positive lab test result for marijuana.


About CPS®: Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, CPS Solutions, LLC, is one of the nation’s largest providers of pharmacy services to more than 800 hospitals and healthcare facilities nationwide. CPS® helps clients tackle a variety of complex issues, such as operational efficiency, rising drug costs, regulatory & compliance, 340B, and specialty pharmacy strategy. CPS® helps healthcare leaders drive best in class pharmacy operations through skill, expertise and proprietary technologies. For more information, visit

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