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Sanford Health Pediatric Pharmacist in Fargo, North Dakota

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Facility: Sanford Medical Center Fargo
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 5270 22nd Ave S, Fargo, ND 58104, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Varied Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The Sanford Health Pharmacy Department is seeking a full time pharmacist to focus on the pediatric and neonatal inpatient populations at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo. Sanford Medical Center Fargo is North Dakota’s largest medical center. Having opened in 2017, the 1-million-square-foot, 284 bed campus houses 16 Pediatric, 16 PICU and 40 NICU beds. The hospital is accredited for Pediatric Level II Trauma. The pharmacy staff at Sanford Health works with nurses, physicians and other members of the interdisciplinary members to focus on a team-based approach to health care. The responsibilities of the pediatric pharmacist include order verification, antimicrobial stewardship, chemotherapy review, and providing pharmacist clinical services (pharmacokinetics, TPN consultation and monitoring, medication information) for the patients served. Pediatric pharmacists are decentralized during weekday and weekend day shifts, and also during weekday evening shifts.

They participate in interdisciplinary team rounding Monday through Friday. The pharmacist will participate in providing education to students and residents, and have teaching/precepting opportunities with our traditional PGY1, non-traditional PGY1, PGY2 critical care, PGY2 oncology residency programs and APPE pharmacy students. The pharmacist will be cross trained and rotate through the central pharmacy / IV room. The candidate will have the opportunity to staff either a 7 on/7 off rotation (Peds/PICU/NICU Mon-Fri, central pharmacy Sat/Sun) or a traditional rotating schedule (Mon-Fri with every 4th wknd, primary clinical area of Peds/PICU/NICU and rotation thru central pharmacy).

A successful candidate for this role will have advanced training or equivalent relevant experience (at least 2 years) with the pediatric/neonatal patient population. A PGY1 residency in a pediatric setting, BCPPS credential or a PGY2 in pediatrics is preferred.


In a retail/community pharmacy setting: Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy. Must have a thorough knowledge of drugs and their actions; knowledge of state and local regulations.

In a medical center or institutional setting: Graduate of an accredited School of Pharmacy. Must have a thorough knowledge of drugs and their actions; knowledge of state and local regulations. Hospital experience or residency preferred.

License must be in good standing by the State Board of Pharmacy in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by 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-62787
Featured: No