Feb 08, 2019

Specialist, Poison Information I - TDH Poison Center - 63963

  • UTMB Health
  • Texas, USA
Full time Allied health

Job Description

Specialist, Poison Information I provides professional services for the Texas Poison Center concerning poisoning problems.


Salary Range

The salary range for this position is from $62,231 to $99,569 annually, commensurate with experience.

Pay Band Code: PC22


Specific Job Related Duties

  • Answers routine questions from health professionals and public users of the Texas Poison Center twenty-four hour statewide "hot line".
  • Gathers available information regarding the possible poisonous material, such as the type and quantity of the material consumed.
  • Obtains information about the individual that has consumed the material, such as age, height, weight, and general health.
  • Assimilates this information, makes diagnostic decisions, and recommends treatment.
  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.
  • Performs related duties as required.

Job Requirements/Qualification:

Registered Pharmacist by the Texas Board of Pharmacy or Registered Nurse by the Texas Board of Nursing with either a BSN or ASN/ADN or a Certified Physician Assistant. No experience required.