Career Outlook

Whether you want to work at a local practice or in a corporate health care system managing many institutions, there is a demand for a career in Patient Safety in Medication Use.

Examples of Jobs after graduation include:

  • Medication Safety Officer
  • Patient Safety Officer
  • Drug Information
  • Pharmacy Manager, Medication Safety
  • Medication Use & Safety Coordinator
  • Medical Director, Global Patient Safety Evaluation
  • Pharmacy Quality & Safety
  • Patient Safety & Risk Management
  • Medication Therapy Management

Companies that hire graduates include:

  • Pharmacy Benefit Management Companies
  • Specialty Pharmacy or Big Pharmacy Chains
  • Health Insurance Companies
  • Pharmaceutical & Biotech Companies
  • Regulatory Agencies
  • Medical Clinics
  • Clinical Trial Research Organizations
  • Think Tanks & Industry Groups
  • Outpatient Treatment Facilities
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Drug Topics, May 11, 2018

Are there too many pharmacists? 

The roles of pharmacists are continuing to evolve. There is a need for individuals with specific qualifications, but not everyone has pursued specialized training.